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A VirgilThomson reader

Virgil Thomson

A VirgilThomson reader

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Published by E.P. Dutton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Music -- Addresses, essays, lectures.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Virgil Thomson ; with an introduction by John Rockwell.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML60
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 588 p. ;
    Number of Pages588
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21507398M
    ISBN 100525481028

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