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A new dictionary of music

Jacobs, Arthur

A new dictionary of music

by Jacobs, Arthur

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Published by AldineTransaction in New Brunswick .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Music -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    StatementArthur Jacobs.
    GenreDictionaries.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML100 .J3 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16444691M
    ISBN 109780202361932
    LC Control Number2008002928
    OCLC/WorldCa191090465

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