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The music of Thomas Fats Waller with complete discography by John R. T. Davies

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Published by J.J. Publications in London .
Written in English


  • Discography,
  • Jazz musicians

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Edition Notes

Statementby John R.T. Davies
LC ClassificationsML417.W15 D3
The Physical Object
Pagination26 pages, [2] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages26
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26343346M

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