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Indian classical dance by Kapila Vatsyayan

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Published by Ministry of Information and Broadcasting in New Delhi .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Previous ed.: 1974.

StatementKapila Vatsyayan.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22815528M
ISBN 10812300589X

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