The Present Practice of Musick Vindicated Against the Exceptions and New Way of Attaining Musick Lately Publish'd by Thomas Salmon, M.A. & by Matthew Locke ...; To Which Is Added Duelium Musicum, by John Phillips, Gent (1673)

The Present Practice of Musick Vindicated Against the Exceptions and New Way of Attaining Musick Lately Publish'd by Thomas Salmon, M.A. & by Matthew Locke ...; To Which Is Added Duelium Musicum, by John Phillips, Gent (1673)

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  • Paperback | 100 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 5mm | 195g
  • Eebo Editions, Proquest
  • Charleston SC, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1240806124
  • 9781240806126
  • 2,276,995