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An American rhapsody

the story of George Gershwin

by Paul Kresh

  • 388 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Lodestar Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gershwin, George, -- 1898-1937 -- Juvenile literature,
  • Composers -- Juvenile literature,
  • Jews -- Biography -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPaul Kresh ; illustrated with photographs.
    GenreJuvenile literature, Biography
    SeriesJewish biography series
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 166 p. :
    Number of Pages166
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23259288M
    ISBN 100525672338
    OCLC/WorldCa16648961

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