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A popular history of music

Carter Harman

A popular history of music

from Gregorian chant to electronic music.

by Carter Harman

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Published by Dell Pub. Co. in [New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Music -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 274-275.

    StatementIllus. by Judith Lerner.
    SeriesA Laurel edition
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML160 .H285P7 1969
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 289 p.
    Number of Pages289
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5188508M
    LC Control Number75008339

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