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Singers and the song

by Gene Lees

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

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Popular music -- United States -- History and criticism,
    • Singers -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesSingers & the song.
      StatementGene Lees.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML3477 .L43 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 257 p. ;
      Number of Pages257
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2738484M
      ISBN 10019504293X
      LC Control Number86033233

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