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Modern opera houses and theatres by Edwin O. Sachs

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Published by Benjamin Blom in New York .
Written in English


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Facsimile reprint of ed. originally published : London: Batsford, 1896-8.

Statementby Edwin O. Sachs and Ernest A. E. Woodrow. Vol.3.
ContributionsWoodrow, Ernest A. E.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16760164M

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