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An anthology of music criticism

  • 473 Pages
  • 1.65 MB
  • English
Work Projects Administration, sponsored by the City and County of San Francisco , San Francisco
Music -- California -- San Francisco, Musical crit


California, San Franc

Statementcompiled by workers of the Writers" Program of the Work Projects Adminstration in Northern California.
SeriesHistory of music in San Francisco ;, v. 7
ContributionsUnited States. Work Projects Administration (Calif.)
LC ClassificationsML200.8.S2 H4 vol. 7
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 473 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6439024M
LC Control Number42020849

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