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Written in English

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ContributionsDi Stefano, Giuseppe, 1921-2008., Koller, Dagmar., Herzer, Ludwig, 1872-1939., Löhner, Fritz, 1883-1942., Léon, Victor, 1858-1940., Lehár, Franz, 1870-1948., Carter Barron Amphitheatre (Organization : Washington, D.C.), Richard L. Coe Theater Programs Collection (Library of Congress)
LC ClassificationsPN2093 .C64 1995 no. L27
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (theater program).
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23842922M
LC Control Number2009657924

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