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bibliography of jazz. With the assistance of Robert J. Benford. by Alan P. Merriam

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Published by Da Cappo Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Jazz -- Bibliography.

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SeriesAmerican Folklore Society. Publications. Bibliographical series, v. 4
LC ClassificationsML128 J3 M4 1970
The Physical Object
Number of Pages145
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18557077M

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