Discoveries of a music critic.

  • 402 Pages
  • 2.99 MB
  • English
Vienna House , New York
Music -- 20th century -- History and criticism -- Addresses, essays, lec
LC ClassificationsML60 .R787 1972
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 402 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4469773M
ISBN 100844300640
LC Control Number79183510

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