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An operetta entitled The marriage of Georgette

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Published by Published and sold in the [Royal English Opera, Covent Garden] Theatre in London .
Written in English


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Other titlesMarriage of Georgette
Statementthe music by Mons. Masse ; adapted by William Harrison
SeriesNineteenth century English drama
ContributionsHarrison, William, 1802-1884
The Physical Object
Pagination24 p.
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25940053M

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