• The  drawing-room dances

    The drawing-room dances

    Book. print | xii, iv, [5]-149 p. viii pl. (incl. front.) 18 cm. | Illustration on t.-p. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form).

    • Contributor: E. Churton - Cellarius, Henri
    • Original Format: Books
    • Date: 1847

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  • The  dancing-master: or, The art of dancing explained Wherein the manner of performing all steps in ball dancing is made easy by a new and familiar method. In two parts ... The whole containing sixty figures drawn from the life, and curiously engraved on copper plates

    The dancing-master: or, The art of dancing explained Wherein...

    Book. print | xxxii, 160 p. front., 56 pl. (part fold.) 25 cm. | Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form).

    • Contributor: Printed and Sold by Him, and J. Brotherton - Rameau, Pierre
    • Original Format: Books
    • Date: 1728

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  • The  quadrille and cotillion panorama or, Treatise on quadrille dancing, in two parts: with an explanation, in French and English, of all the quadrille & cotillion figures generally adopted, as described by diagrams on the plate

    The quadrille and cotillion panorama or, Treatise on quadril...

    Book. print | 2 v. in 1. fold. front., illus., 3 pl., tables. 20 cm. | Paged continuously. Added t.-p., engraved: The quadrille and cotillion panorama. 2d ed., with the addition of nine designs, to illustrate the performance of the figures. London, R. & E. Williamson, 1822. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (Additional ...

    • Contributor: R. & E. Williamson - Sold by Messrs. Geib and Co. - [Etc., Etc - Wilson, Thomas (Dancing Master) - Wilson, Thomas
    • Original Format: Books
    • Date: 1800

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  • For the furthur improvement of dancing, A treatis of chorography or ye art of dancing country dances after a new character in which the figures, steps & manner of performing are describ'd, & ye rules demonstrated in an easie method adapted to the meanest capacity

    For the furthur improvement of dancing, A treatis of chorogra...

    Book. print | [4], 88 p. : diagrams, music ; 15 cm. (8vo) | Engraved throughout. Translation of: Recueil de contredances mises en chorégraphie. Dances written in notation: p. 25-88. Those by John Essex are listed in: Forrester, F.S. Ballet in England, 554. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). ...

    • Contributor: Sold by I. Walsh & P. Randall ... I. Hare ... I. Culen ... & by Ye Author - Feuillet, Raoul Auger
    • Original Format: Books
    • Date: 1710

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  • [The  code of Terpsichore The art of dancing, comprising its theory and practice, and a history of its rise and progress, from the earliest times

    [The code of Terpsichore The art of dancing, comprising its ...

    Catalog. Book. print | vii p., 22 p. (music), [5]-548 p. 17 pl. 23 cm. | On spine: Code of Terpsichore. By C. Blasis ... With seventeen plates; illustrating upwards of sixty positions. With original quadrilles and waltzes. Arranged for the piano-forte. Barton's English translation of Code complet de la danse, which was subsequently translated into French by Paul Vergnaud under title: Manuel complet ...

    • Contributor: E. Bull - Blasis, Carlo
    • Original Format: Books
    • Date: 1830

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  • Orchesography; or, The art of dancing by characters and demonstrative figures Wherein the whole art is explain'd; with compleat tables of all steps us'd in dancing, and rules for the motions of the arms, &c. Whereby any person (who understands dancing) may of himself learn all manner of dances

    Orchesography; or, The art of dancing by characters and demon...

    Book. print | 3 p.l., 120 p. diagrs. 27 cm. | Engraved throughout. The Rigadoon, the Louver, and the Brittagne, by Mr. Isaac (p. 101-120) consist of diagrams; at head of each diagram, the tune for the dance figure is represented. Bound in mottled calf, panelled, with gold tooling. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical ...

    • Contributor: Printed For, & Sold by Ino. Walsh - Feuillet, Raoul Auger
    • Original Format: Books
    • Date: 1715

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