The Oxford companion to musical instruments by Baines, Anthony.

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .

Written in English

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  • Musical instruments -- Dictionaries

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [397]-404).

Book details

Other titlesMusical instruments.
Statementwritten and edited by Anthony Baines.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsML102.I5 B34 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 404 p. :
Number of Pages404
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1707164M
ISBN 100193113341
LC Control Number92008635

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