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The Mandrake Memorial

  • Puzzle [Poppy, 1970] D

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Puzzle [Poppy, 1970]
This may just be one of those Complete Works that couldn't possibly be worse than any of its parts, like the Moody Blues' whatchamacallit, but just think--it might be another rock opera. Like Nirvana's Amazing Story of Simon Simopath. Or The Moth Confesses, by the Neon Philharmonic. D