Music and its story. by Young, Percy M.

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Published by Lutterworth Press in London .

Written in English

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  • Music -- History and criticism.

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StatementDrawings by Reginald Haggar.
LC ClassificationsML160 .Y68
The Physical Object
Pagination238 p.
Number of Pages238
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5817776M
LC Control Number61002769

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