Bartók and his world

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, NJ .

Written in English

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  • Bartók, Béla, 1881-1945

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

Statementedited by Peter Laki.
SeriesBard Music Festival series
ContributionsLaki, Peter.
LC ClassificationsML410.B26 B272 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 314 p. :
Number of Pages314
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL781455M
ISBN 100691006342, 0691006334
LC Control Number95013368

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