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A mad astronomer

A mad astronomer

a musical sketch

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Published by Happy Hours in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Musicals -- Librettos,
  • Musicals -- Vocal scores with piano

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwritten and composed by Alfred B. Sedgwick
    SeriesThe variety stage -- no. 14, English and American drama of the nineteenth century, Variety stage -- no. 14
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination9 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15206056M

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