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Hansel und Gretel Fairy-tale Opera in Three Acts by Hans-Josef Irmen

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Published by Schott .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

ContributionsEngelbert Humperdinck (Composer)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages205
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12920066M
ISBN 103795751802
ISBN 109783795751807

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