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instruments of the orchestra a short illustrated survey of the distinguishing features of each instrument by Edwin Evans

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Published by Boosey & Hawkes in London .
Written in English

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Statementby EdwinEvans and Harold C. Hind.
ContributionsHind, Harold C.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13762487M

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