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The evolution of the beautiful in sound

a treatise, in two sections

by Wylde, Henry

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Published by J. Heywood in Manchester, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Music,
  • Acoustics and physics

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Henry Wylde
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML3805 .W95
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 231 p. ;
    Number of Pages231
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25167189M
    LC Control Number09014271


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