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Published by Ashgate Pub Co .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Theory of music & musicology,
  • Japan,
  • History & Criticism - General,
  • Music

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsAlison McQueen Tokita (Editor), David W. Hughes (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages450
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10852907M
ISBN 100754656993
ISBN 109780754656999

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