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Published by P.A. von Hagen in Boston .
Written in English


  • Washington, George, -- 1732-1799 -- songs and music

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Edition Notes

Statementthe music composed by P.A. von Hagen
Genresongs and music
SeriesSelected Americana from Sabin"s Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time -- 14826
ContributionsHagen, P. A. von
The Physical Object
Pagination1 sheet
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14967146M

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