American Orchestral Music, 1800 Through 1879 (Three Centuries of American Music)
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American Orchestral Music, 1800 Through 1879 (Three Centuries of American Music)

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Published by G. K. Hall & Company .
Written in English


  • Music,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Music Of The 19th Century,
  • Symphonic Music,
  • USA,
  • Reference

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages423
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11361091M
ISBN 100816105502
ISBN 109780816105502

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