Musical recollections of more than half a century (1826-1899). by Lindley Nunn

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Published by W. E. Harrison in Ipswich .

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StatementBy Lindley Nunn...With eleven illustrations.
LC ClassificationsML422 .N75
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 144 p.
Number of Pages144
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Open LibraryOL6557922M
LC Control Number13012854

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