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A Celebration of American music words and music in honor of H. Wiley Hitchcock

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Published by University of Michigan Press in Ann Arbor .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States,
  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Hitchcock, H. Wiley 1923-,
  • Music -- United States -- History and criticism,
  • Musicology -- United States

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Richard Crawford, R. Allen Lott, and Carol J. Oja.
ContributionsHitchcock, H. Wiley 1923-, Crawford, Richard, 1935-, Lott, R. Allen, 1956-, Oja, Carol J., 1953-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsML200 .C44 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 519 p. :
Number of Pages519
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2199472M
ISBN 100472094009
LC Control Number89020280

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