Curiosities of music

a collection of facts, not generally known, regarding the music of ancient and savage nations by Louis Charles Elson

Publisher: Longwood Press in Boston

Written in English
Published: Pages: 363 Downloads: 867
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  • Music -- History and criticism.

Edition Notes

Statementby Louis C. Elson.
LC ClassificationsML60 .E482 1978
The Physical Object
Pagination363, vi p. ;
Number of Pages363
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4571053M
ISBN 100893414182
LC Control Number77090801

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