Paul Ferrier

A rehearsal at the Opéra-Comique in 1880; In the back: Paul Ferrier. In the foreground from left to right: [[Giacomo Puccini Paul Ferrier (29 March 1843 - September 1920) was a French dramatist, who also provided libretti for several composers, especially Varney and Serpette.

Ferrier was born in Montpellier. He had already produced several comedies when in 1873 he secured real success with two short pieces, ''Chez l'avocat'' and ''Les Incendies de Massoulard''. Others of his numerous plays are ''Les Compensations'' (1876); ''L'Art de tramper les femmes'' (1890), with Émile de Najac.

One of Ferrier's biggest successes was the production with Fabrice Carré of ''Josephine vendue par ses sœurs'' (1886), an opera bouffée with music by Victor Roger. His opera libretti include ''La Marocaine'' (1879), music of Jacques Offenbach; ''Le Chevalier d'Harmental'' (1896) after the play of Alexandre Dumas, père, for the music of André Messager; ''La Fille de Tabarin'' (1901), with Victorien Sardou, music of Gabriel Pierné.

Ferrier died in Nouan-le-Fuzelier (Loir-et-Cher), at age 77. Provided by Wikipedia
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by Ferrier, Paul Emile.
Published 1858
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by Ferrier Paul
Published 1872
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by Ferrier Paul
Published 1873
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by Ferrier Paul
Published 1874
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by Ferrier Paul
Published 1875
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by Ferrier Paul
Published 1878
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by Varney, Louis
Published 1880
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by Ferrier, Paul 1843-1920
Published 1880
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by Ferrier Paul
Published 1880
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by Varney, Louis ¬, Varney, Louis ¬
Published 1883
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by Varney, Louis 1844-1908
Published 1884
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by Ferrier Paul
Published 1884
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by Ferrier Paul
Published 1884
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by Varney, Louis
Published 1885
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by Bizet, Georges 1838-1875
Published 1886
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by Roger, Victor ¬, Roger, Victor ¬
Published 1887
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by Ferrier Paul
Published 1888
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by Messager, André
Published 1890
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by Hervé 1825-1892
Published 1890
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by Roger, Victor 1853-1903
Published 1890
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