Folk songs of Canada
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Folk songs of Canada by Edith Fulton Fowke

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Published by Waterloo Music Co. in Waterloo, Ont .
Written in English


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A few songs have open score for 1-4 voices.

Statementliterary editor, Edith Fulton Fowke ; music editing and choral arrangements, Richard Johnston ; ill. by Elizabeth Wilkes Hoey.
ContributionsJohnston, Richard, 1917-
The Physical Object
Pagination91 p. :
Number of Pages91
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14467262M

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