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Traditional African and Oriental music

by Otto Karolyi

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Published by Penguin in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa,
  • Asia,
  • Middle East
    • Subjects:
    • Music -- Africa -- History and criticism,
    • Music -- Asia -- History and criticism,
    • Music -- Middle East -- History and criticism

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references, discography and index.

      StatementOttó Károlyi.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML350 .K32 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination277 p. :
      Number of Pages277
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6804336M
      ISBN 100140231072
      LC Control Number00266854
      OCLC/WorldCa41553252

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