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Scriabin a biography of the Russian composer, 1871-1915. by Faubion Bowers

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Published by Kodansha in Tokyo .
Written in English


  • Scriabin, Aleksandr Nikolayevich, 1872-1915.,
  • Composers -- Russia. Soviet Union. Russia (Federation) -- Biography.

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LC ClassificationsML410.S5988 B7
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21091538M
LC Control Number69-16374

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