Britten by Christopher Headington

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Published by Methuen in London .

Written in English

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  • Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976.,
  • Composers -- England -- Biography.

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Book details

StatementChristopher Headington.
SeriesThe Composer as contemporary
LC ClassificationsML410.B853 H4
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 166 p. :
Number of Pages166
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3849106M
ISBN 100413465101, 0413482804
LC Control Number81166676

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