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  • The dancer's guide and ball-room companion

    Book. print | 27 p. 15 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: Frank M. Reed
    • Original Format: Books
    • Date: 1874

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  • Trattato del ballo nobile,

    Part one of this text consists of thirty-four chapters devoted to instructions for steps required in Italian Baroque dance including pirola (pirouette), sfuggito (echappé), passo unite (assemblé), and cadente (tombé). Each step is fully described and notated in Feuillet notation, the dance notation system first published by French choreographer Raoul-Auger Feuillet in 1700. The second part of the manual contains six chapters devoted to ...

    • Contributor: Dufort, Giovanni Battista - Nella Stamperia DI F. Mosca
    • Original Format: Books
    • Date: 1728

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  • Assistant for A. Dodworth's pupils

    Book. print | 48 p. diagrs. 10 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: Nesbitt & Co., Printers - Dodworth, Allen
    • Original Format: Books
    • Date: 1873

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  • Quelques mots sur les danses modernes

    Book. print | 67 p. 16 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: Charles Douniol - Brieux Saint Laurent (Vicomte De) - Brieux Saint Laurent
    • Original Format: Books
    • Date: 1863

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  • Tratado dos principaes fundamentos da dança, obra muito util, naõ sómente para esta mocidade, que quer aprender a dançar bem, mas ainda para as pessoas honestas, e polidas, as quaes ensina as ...

    Portuguese dancing master Bonem's manual borrows from the work of contemporary French sources, including dancing masters Guillaume-Louis Pecour and Pierre Rameau. The manual's fourteen chapters focus on dance in the court of Louis XIV and include discussion on feet positions, bows appropriate for various occasions, and the steps and arm positions for the minuet.

    • Contributor: Bonem, Natal Jacome - Na Officina Dos Irmaõs Ginhoens
    • Original Format: Books
    • Date: 1767

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  • The double sword dance

    Book. print | 1 p.l., p. 83-100. illus. 19 cm. | Caption title. 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: Grant, Horatio N.
    • Original Format: Books
    • Date: 1895

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  • Dancers and dancing a calm and rational view of the dancing question

    Book. print | 3 p.l., 5-44 p. front. (port.) 19 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: Cumberland Presbyterian Publishing House - Hubbert, J. M. (James Monroe) - Hubbert, J. M.
    • Original Format: Books
    • Date: 1901

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  • Handbook of ball-room dancing

    Book. print | 2 p.l., 88 p. diagrs. 20 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: John Lane - John Lane Co. - Cree, Aubrey Mcmahon
    • Original Format: Books
    • Date: 1920

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  • Irine skipping rope dance

    Book. print | 1 p.l., p. [154]-164. 19 cm. | Title vignette (port.) 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: Grant, Horatio N.
    • Original Format: Books
    • Date: 1895

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  • Beadle's dime ball-room companion and guide to dancing Comprising rules of etiquette, hints on private parties, toilettes for the ball-room, etc. Also, a synopsis of round and square dances, dictionary of French ...

    Book. print | 32 p. diagr. 16 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: Beadle and Co.
    • Original Format: Books
    • Date: 1868

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  • 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 fashionable dancer's casket or, The ball-room instructor. A new and splendid work on dancing, etiquette, deportment, and the toilet

    Book. print | viii, 9-192 p. incl. front., illus., plates. 12 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: Fisher & Brother - Durang, Charles
    • Original Format: Books
    • Date: 1856

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  • Dancing and prompting, etiquette and deportment of society and ball room

    Book. print | 48 p. 17 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: White, Smith & Co. - Bonstein (Professor) - Bonstein
    • Original Format: Books
    • Date: 1884

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  • American dancing master, and ball-room prompter containing about five hundred dances including all the latest and most fashionable ... with elegant illustrations, and full explanation and every variety of the latest and ...

    Book. print | 160 p. illus. 17 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: E. Howe - Howe, Elias
    • Original Format: Books
    • Date: 1862

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  • La danse Comment on dansait, comment on danse

    Book. print | ix, 418 p. front., illus., plates (part col.) 28 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: Garnier Frères - Charbonnel, Raoul
    • Original Format: Books
    • Date: 1899

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  • The public dance halls of Chicago

    Book. print | 13 p. 23 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: The Juvenile Protective Association of Chicago - Bowen, Louise De Koven
    • Original Format: Books
    • Date: 1917

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  • Dancing as a Christian amusement

    Book. print | 36 p. 16 cm. | On cover: "No. 189." 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: Presbyterian Board of Publication - Heckman, George C.
    • Original Format: Books
    • Date: 1879

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  • Prompter's pocket instruction book

    Book. print | 1 p.l., 49 p. diagrs. 17 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: White Smith Music Publishing Co. - Elmwell, L. H.
    • Original Format: Books
    • Date: 1892

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  • Unique dancing call book

    Book. print | [82] p. 9 x 16 cm. | Cover title. Printed parallel with back. 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: C. Link - Link, Charles
    • Original Format: Books
    • Date: 1893

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  • How to become successful teachers of the art of dancing, in conjunction with how to manage a favor-german

    Book. print | 32 p. diagrs. 24 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: [Kraft & Stern, Printers] - Grant, Horatio N.
    • Original Format: Books
    • Date: 1893

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  • Traité de la danse contenant la théorie et l'histoire des danses anciennes et modernes. Avec toutes les figures les plus nouvelles du cotillon

    Book. print | 1 p.l., 206 p. illus. 16 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: H. Delarue Et Cie - Desrat, G.
    • Original Format: Books
    • Date: 1900

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  • Prof. Clendenen's fashionable quadrille book and guide to etiquette

    Book. print | 1 p.l., 62 p. 15 cm. | Cover title. LC copy imperfect: cover wanting. 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: F.L. Clendenen - Clendenen, F. Leslie (Frank Leslie) - Clendenen, F. Leslie
    • Original Format: Books
    • Date: 1895

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  • The dance, ancient and modern

    Book. print | 32 p. : ill. ; 23 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: A. Moore
    • Original Format: Books
    • Date: 1900

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  • The terpsichorean monitor

    Book. print | 39 p. 9 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: E. A. Johnson & Co., Printers - Greene, William E.
    • Original Format: Books
    • Date: 1889

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  • Modern dancing: in the light of Scripture and facts

    Book. print | v, 7-104 p. 19 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: Baptist Book Concern - Gardner, William W.
    • Original Format: Books
    • Date: 1893

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