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The organ fifty years hence

a study of its development in the light of its past history and present tendencies.

by Burgess, Francis

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Published by W. Reeves in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Organ (Musical instrument)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Francis Burgess.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML607 .B97
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 p. l., [3]-32 p.
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22888689M
    LC Control Number10014232
    OCLC/WorldCa4701813

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