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Great American Songwriters by Hal Leonard Corp.

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Published by Hal Leonard Corporation .
Written in English


  • Songs with piano,
  • Music/Songbooks,
  • Music,
  • United States,
  • Instruction & Study - Voice,
  • Songbooks - General,
  • Music / Songbooks,
  • Instruction & Study - Composition,
  • Popular music

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages248
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7814620M
ISBN 100793589487
ISBN 109780793589487

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