In defence of opera

by Hamish F. G. Swanston

Publisher: Penguin Books in Harmondsworth, New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 314 Downloads: 142
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Edition Notes

StatementHamish F. G. Swanston.
SeriesPelican books
Classifications
LC ClassificationsML1700 .S95 1978b
The Physical Object
Pagination314 p. ;
Number of Pages314
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4287398M
ISBN 100140220054
LC Control Number78314284

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