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George Gershwin The Music & Lyrics 1898-1937

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Published by Warner Bros Pubns .
Written in English


  • Composition,
  • Music,
  • Instruction & Study - Composition

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Open LibraryOL8313096M
ISBN 100863594727
ISBN 109780863594724

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