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Dances of Switzerland

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Published by Chanticleer Press in New York .
Written in English



  • Switzerland.


  • Folk dance music -- Switzerland,
  • Folk dancing, Swiss

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statement[illustrated by Lucile Armstrong. Assistant editor: Yvonne Moyse]
SeriesHandbooks of European national dances
LC ClassificationsGV1677 .W5
The Physical Object
Pagination40 p.
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6050788M
LC Control Number49011247

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