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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English


  • Poulenc, Francis, 1899-1963 -- Criticism and interpretation

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Edition Notes

Includes indexes.

StatementWilfrid Mellers.
SeriesOxford studies of composers
LC ClassificationsML410.P787 M44 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 186 p. :
Number of Pages186
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1396948M
ISBN 100198163371
LC Control Number93004412

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