First Edition. A Ballad Opera "of both lyric beauty and delightful social satire is this cynical fairy tale in which Miss Dane has used the old story of the sleeping beauty to illustrate the sad fate of the idealist in this materialistic" post First World War nation. Set to music by Addinsell. Near Fine in Good dustjacket, tiny chip at front panel, few nicks along front flap edge, rear flap edge chipped. .