The fabulous phonograph, 1877-1977

by Roland Gelatt

Publisher: Collier Books in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 349 Downloads: 333
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Subjects:

  • Phonograph,
  • Sound recordings

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

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