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Published by Boosey and Hawkes Ltd. in London, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Operas.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesAlbert Herring.
Statementby Hans Keller.
SeriesCovent Garden operas: Editor: Anthony Gishford
ContributionsKeller, Hans., Britten, Benjamin, 1913-1976.
The Physical Object
Pagination35 p., viii p. of plates :
Number of Pages35
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18349480M

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