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Published by Augener in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Music -- Dictionaries

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementTranslated by J.S. Shedlock.
GenreDictionaries.
The Physical Object
Pagination895 p.
Number of Pages895
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22980859M

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