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The international cyclopedia of music and musicians

Author: Oscar Thompson; Robert Sabin; Nicholas Slonimsky
Publisher: New York : Dodd, Mead, 1964.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Bio-bibliography
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Encyclopedias
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Oscar Thompson; Robert Sabin; Nicholas Slonimsky
OCLC Number: 598221
Description: 2476 pages : music, portraits ; 29 cm
Responsibility: editor in chief, Oscar Thompson ; editor, fifth - eight edition, Nicholas Slonimsky ; editor, ninth edition, Robert Sabin.

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by SNERGE (WorldCat user published 2012-08-30) Very Good Permalink

This is a fat heavy book. Well printed and arranged. 

All the major composers are represented with full lists of their compositions.

A remarkable collection of "Unknown" composers too with 

short biographies. Musical jargon explanations are very complete.

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