The Music of Nature: Or, An Attempt to Prove that what is Passionate and Pleasing in the Art of Singing, Speaking, and Performing Upon Musical Instruments, is Derived from the Sounds of the Animated World

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Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1849 - Music - 505 pages
 

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