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The Penguin guide to jazz on CD

  • 1725 Pages
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Penguin Books , London, New York
Jazz -- Compact disc catalogs., Compact discs -- Rev
StatementRichard Cook and Brian Morton.
GenreCompact disc catalogs., Reviews.
ContributionsMorton, Brian, 1954-, Cook, Richard, 1957-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsML156.4.J3 C67 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 1725 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3962487M
ISBN 10014051452X
LC Control Number2001266359

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