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Published by Culture and Art Publishing House in Beijing .
Written in English



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  • Music -- China -- History and criticism.

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Edition Notes

Presented to the Library on the occasion of its Bicentennial by the Embassy of the People"s Republic of China

Statementchief editor Qiao Jianzhong ; co-writers Feng Jiexuan ... [et al.] ; translator Paul White.
SeriesChinese culture and art series ;, 2, Zhongguo wen hua yi shu cong shu (Beijing, China)., 2.
ContributionsQiao, Jianzhong., White, Paul.
LC ClassificationsNX583.A1 Z46513 1999 vol. 2, ML336 Z46513 1999 vol. 2
The Physical Object
Pagination2, 180 p. :
Number of Pages180
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3543722M
ISBN 107503918306
LC Control Number2001532506

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