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Published by Ricordi .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

ContributionsFrancis Poulenc (Composer), J Machlis (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9649651M
ISBN 108875925534
ISBN 109788875925536

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