The four ages of music.
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Published by W. W. Norton in New York .
Written in English


  • Music -- History and criticism.

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Edition Notes

Translation of Die vier Weltalter der Musik.

StatementTranslated by M. D. Herter Norton.
LC ClassificationsML160 .W543
The Physical Object
Pagination233 p.
Number of Pages233
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5915013M
LC Control Number64017527

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