Collection The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America
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In this history of dance, Burette (1665-1747) presents an extensive discussion on Greek and Roman dance, basing his information on literary references such as the Iliad and authors such as Lucian. Included in the discussion are tragic and serious ballet, satire, and pantomime. While this text illuminates the importance of Greek and Roman influence on the arts of the mid-eighteenth century, modern dance scholars ...
- Contributor: Burette, (Pierre Jean) - Burette - Burette, (Pierre Jean) (M)
- Original Format: Books
- Date: 1746
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