Gustav Mahler. by Bruno Walter

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Published by Vienna House in New York .

Written in English

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  • Mahler, Gustav, 1860-1911.

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StatementTranslated by James Galston. With a biographical essay by Ernst Křenek.
ContributionsKrenek, Ernst, 1900-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsML410.M23 W25 1973
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 236 p.
Number of Pages236
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5440412M
ISBN 100844300357
LC Control Number73089928

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