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American sheet music illustration: reflections of the nineteenth century

Nancy R. Davison

American sheet music illustration: reflections of the nineteenth century

a guide to an exhibition in the Museum of Art, October 12-November 18

by Nancy R. Davison

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Published by William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan in [Ann Arbor] .
Written in English

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    • Subjects:
    • Music title pages -- United States.

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      Statementby Nancy R. Davison.
      SeriesWilliam L. Clements Library, University of Michigan. Bulletin 79, Bulletin (William L. Clements Library) ;, 79.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE172 .M53 no. 79
      The Physical Object
      Pagination24 p.
      Number of Pages24
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5169452M
      LC Control Number74620850

      Contents Acknowledgments viii Introduction 1 Chapter 1: Imagining China: Early Nineteenth-Century Writings and Musical Productions 16 Nineteenth-Century American and European Writers 20 Exceptions 29 Early-American Visions of China in Music 34 Chapter 2: Towards Exclusion: American Popular Songs on Chinese Immigration, 53 The Creation of "John Chinaman" 57 Bret .


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