Oxford First Companion to Composers and Their Music by Kenneth McLeish

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  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Music - History,
  • Reference - General,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Children"s 9-12 - Music

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Open LibraryOL9447512M
ISBN 100613860004
ISBN 109780613860000

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