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First Pressings The History of Rhythm & Blues, 1955 (First Pressings, Vol. 5) (First Pressings, Vol. 5) by Galen Gart

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Published by Big Nickel Pubns .
Written in English


  • Blues,
  • Music,
  • MUS,
  • MUS034000,
  • Genres & Styles - Soul & R&B

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages130
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8413366M
ISBN 100936433051
ISBN 109780936433059

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