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Songs, scribes, and society the history and reception of the Loire Valley Chansonniers by Jane Alden

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Music,
  • History,
  • Polyphonic chansons,
  • Manuscripts,
  • History and criticism

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [247]-277) and index.

StatementJane Alden
SeriesThe new cultural history of music, New cultural history of music
LC ClassificationsML93 .A46 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 283 p. :
Number of Pages283
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24912929M
ISBN 100195381521
ISBN 109780195381528
LC Control Number2009027533

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