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Just before jazz

Thomas Laurence Riis

Just before jazz

Black musical theater in New York, 1890-1915

by Thomas Laurence Riis

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Published by Smithsonian Institution Press in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (State),
  • New York,
  • New York.
    • Subjects:
    • Musical theater -- New York (State) -- New York -- History,
    • African Americans -- New York (State) -- New York -- Music -- History and criticism,
    • African American musicians -- New York (State) -- New York

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [223]-232.

      StatementThomas L. Riis.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML1711.8.N3 R5 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiv, 309 p. :
      Number of Pages309
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2147852M
      ISBN 100874747880
      LC Control Number88600332

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