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The world of Walt Whitman music a bibliographical study. by Kenneth P. Neilson

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Published in [s.l .
Written in English


  • Whitman, Walt, -- 1819-1892 -- Musical settings -- Bibliography

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Pagination144 p.
Number of Pages144
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Open LibraryOL23005775M

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