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Aspects of modern opera estimates and inquiries. by Gilman, Lawrence

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Published by Haskell House Publishers in New York .
Written in English


  • Opera -- Addresses, essays, lectures

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LC ClassificationsML1705 .G45 1969
The Physical Object
Pagination215 p.
Number of Pages215
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5616879M
ISBN 100838303021
LC Control Number68025288

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