140 Folk-songs with Piano Accompaniment: "rote Songs" for Grades I, II and III

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Archibald Thompson Davison, Thomas Whitney Surette
E.C. Schirmer Music Company, 1921 - Children's songs - 154 pages
Some songs in French with English translation; one song in Latin with English translation.
 

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