YRADIER, SEBASTIAN DE. (1809-1865). Basque composer known for La Paloma, one of the most popular songs ever written. LS. (“Sebastian de Yradier”). 1p. 8vo. Madrid, November, 1861. To French music publisher L[EOPOLD] HEUGEL (d.1883). In French with translation.
“I just received your much appreciated note of the 7th, and am pleased to inform you that I am hereby happy to authorize you to publish my song, Las amonestaciones,in French and Spanish with all the modifications that you deem fitting, provided that my name is listed and that I retain ownership of this song. With my highest regard… You can send me the 150 frc when it suits you; that is the price that Editions de Paris has paid me for other songs and for the same conditions.”