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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English


  • Beethoven, Ludwig van, -- 1770-1827

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Scott Burnham and Michael P. Steinberg
SeriesPrinceton paperbacks
ContributionsBurnham, Scott G, Steinberg, Michael P, Bard Music Festival
LC ClassificationsML410.B4 B2812 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 383 p. :
Number of Pages383
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16985411M
ISBN 100691070725, 0691070733
LC Control Number00038529

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