The harmonic structure of Indian music
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Published by G.P. Putnam"s in New York .
Written in English


  • Indians of North America -- Music -- Music.

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SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 40089.
The Physical Object
Pagination297-318 p.
Number of Pages318
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17558197M

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