The Walter Toscanini Collection of research materials in dance: C1, CE, CE1. 1867-1953.


The Walter Toscanini Collection of research materials in dance: C1, CE, CE1. 1867-1953.

3 v. ill. 29 cm.




SNAC Resource ID: 7358253

New York Public Library System, NYPL

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