Wagner, The Rhinegold

by Berta Geissmar

Publisher: Boosey and Hawkes in London, New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 34 Downloads: 592
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  • Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883.

Edition Notes

Statementby Berta Geissmar.
SeriesCovent Garden operas
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMT100.W26 G4 1949
The Physical Object
Pagination34 p., 4 p. of plates :
Number of Pages34
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6055773M
LC Control Number49024922
OCLC/WorldCa4306925

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