Paris: 1888. unbound. 1 page on light blue paper, 7 x 4.5 inches, Paris, June 22, 1888. Six-line letter signed "E. Lalo" by the French composer, regretfully declining an invitation to the theater. Accompanied by the original postmarked envelope. The letter has one horizontal fold and is in near fine condition; the envelope has a pencil notation and is in very good(+) condition.