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Elgar and the two mezzos. by David Bury

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Published by Thames in London .
Written in English


  • Elgar, Edward, -- 1857-1934.

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Published for the Elgar Society (London Branch).

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Open LibraryOL20790121M
ISBN 100905210301

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