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Puritans and musicin England and New England a contribution to the cultural history of two nations. by Percy A. Scholes

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Published by Russell & Russell in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Music -- England -- History and criticism.,
  • Music -- New England -- History and criticism.,
  • Puritans.,
  • Dancing.

Book details:

Classifications
LC ClassificationsML194.S3
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 428 p. :
Number of Pages428
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20073180M

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