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Published by Cambridge University Press in London .
Written in English


  • Church music -- England -- History and criticism,
  • Church music -- Church of England -- Criticism -- History

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Edition Notes


Statementby Nicholas Temperley
SeriesCambridge studies in music
LC ClassificationsML3131.T44 V.1
The Physical Object
Pagination446 p. ;
Number of Pages446
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21100043M
ISBN 100521274575
LC Control Number77-84811

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