Songs of the Yokuts and Paiutes
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Songs of the Yokuts and Paiutes by Alfred Pietroforte

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Published by Naturegraph Publishers in Healdsburg, CA .
Written in English


  • Music,
  • Indians of North America

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes unacc. melodies.

Statementedited by Vinson Brown
ContributionsBrown, Vinson, 1912-
LC ClassificationsML 3557 .P53
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p. :
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26552478M

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