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Jazz in perspective

Iain Lang

Jazz in perspective

the background of the blues.

by Iain Lang

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Jazz Book Club in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

First published by Hutchinson.

ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17426740M

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