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Violins and violin makers.

Joseph Chilton Pearce

Violins and violin makers.

Biographical dictionary of the great Italian artistes, their followers and imitators, to the present time. With essays on important subjects connected with the violin.

by Joseph Chilton Pearce

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Published by Longman in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Violin,
  • Violin makers

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML802 P35
    The Physical Object
    Pagination186p.
    Number of Pages186
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19815928M


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