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2 edition of Stories of the operas (divided into acts) produced by the Metropolitan Opera Company and by the Damrosch Opera Company in the United States, Season of 1895-96 ; with portraits of leading artists and conductors found in the catalog.

Stories of the operas (divided into acts) produced by the Metropolitan Opera Company and by the Damrosch Opera Company in the United States, Season of 1895-96 ; with portraits of leading artists and conductors

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Published by H.L. Mason,[1910?] in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Operas,
  • Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.),
  • Stories, plots

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p. :
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25199129M


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