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Sacred and profane

a novel of the life and times of Mozart.

by Weiss, David

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Published by W. Morrow in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Austria
    • Subjects:
    • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791 -- Fiction.,
    • Composers -- Fiction.,
    • Austria -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 635-639.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML3925.M68 W4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination639 p.
      Number of Pages639
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5632222M
      LC Control Number68058298


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