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The opera and its future in America.

Herbert Graf

The opera and its future in America.

by Herbert Graf

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Published by Kennikat Press in Port Washington, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Opera.,
    • Opera -- United States.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML1700 .G7507 1973
      The Physical Object
      Pagination305 p.
      Number of Pages305
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4769511M
      ISBN 100804617449
      LC Control Number78154712
      OCLC/WorldCa623158

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