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Essays on the music of J.S. Bach and other divers subjects

Essays on the music of J.S. Bach and other divers subjects

a tribute to Gerhard Herz

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Published by University of Louisville, Distributed by Pendragon Press in Louisville, Ky, New York, NY .
Written in English

  • Herz, Gerhard, 1911-,
  • Music.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    StatementRobert L. Weaver, general editor ; editorial board, Edward Barret ... [et al.].
    SeriesFestschrift series ;, no. 4
    ContributionsHerz, Gerhard, 1911-, Weaver, Robert Lamar.
    LC ClassificationsML55 .H46 1981
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 334 p. :
    Number of Pages334
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3059234M
    LC Control Number82154666

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