Cheerfull Ayres or Ballads First Composed for One Single Voice, and Since Set for Three Voices / By John Wilson ... (1660)

Cheerfull Ayres or Ballads First Composed for One Single Voice, and Since Set for Three Voices / By John Wilson ... (1660)

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  • Paperback | 164 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 9mm | 304g
  • Eebo Editions, Proquest
  • Charleston SC, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1240845340
  • 9781240845347
  • 1,794,127