Three chapters from The new Oxford history of music

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      GB 247 MS Farmer 435
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      Bound vol. Various pagings. 25 cm. Blue library binding.

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Three chapters from The new Oxford history of music, vol. 1: [Ancient and oriental music, edited by Egon Wellesz]. By Henry George Farmer. [London: Oxford University Press], 1957.
Author's annotated and interleaved copies of offprints of:
Ch.5. The music of ancient Mesopotamia. Pp 228-254.
Ch.6. The music of ancient Egypt. Pp 255-282.
Ch.11. The music of Islam. Pp 421-477.
With 35 additional items tipped or pasted in and separately catalogued.

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