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George Gershwin

a biography

by Alan Kendall

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Published by Universe Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Gershwin, George, 1898-1937.,
    • Composers -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Alan Kendall.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML410.G288 K46 1987
      The Physical Object
      Pagination192 p., [32] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages192
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2377652M
      ISBN 100876636636
      LC Control Number87006059


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