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Know about jazz

Peter Gammond

Know about jazz

by Peter Gammond

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Blackie in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementillustrated by Rosalind Hoyte and Charles Pickard.
ContributionsClayton, Peter, 1927-
The Physical Object
Pagination62p.,ill.,22cm
Number of Pages62
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19014961M

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