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  • A cotilion [sic]

    Book. print | fold. pl. 28 x 23 cm. | A continuous strip mounted on linen (26 1/2 x 208 cm) folded, accordion fashion, to form 10 leaves. Available also through the ...

    Contributor: S. W. Fores - Kingsbury, W. H.
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Music Division - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Ballroom Companion: Dance Instruction Manuals, Ca. 1490 to 1920 - Catalog
    Original Format: Books
    Date: 1788
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  • The friendship Mr. Isaac's new dance for the year 1715

    Book. print | [8] leaves : ill., music ; 29 cm. (fol.) | Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic ...

    Contributor: Printed for I. Walsh ... and I. Hare - Isaac (Mr) - Isaac
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Music Division - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Ballroom Companion: Dance Instruction Manuals, Ca. 1490 to 1920 - Catalog
    Original Format: Books
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  • The danciad or, Dancer's monitor. Being a descriptive sketch in verse, on the different styles and methods of dancing quadrilles, waltzes, country dances, &c. &c. ...

    Book. print | 2 p.l., xxi, 208 p. 18 cm. | Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). ...

    Contributor: The Author - Wilson, Thomas (Dancing Master) - Wilson, Thomas
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Music Division - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Ballroom Companion: Dance Instruction Manuals, Ca. 1490 to 1920 - Catalog
    Original Format: Books
    Date: 1824
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  • An analysis of country dancing wherein all the figures used in that polite amusement are rendered familiar by engraved lines. Containing also, directions for composing ...

    Book. print | xii, [13]-18 p., 1 l., 194 p. col. front., tables, col. diagrs. 19 cm. | Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and ...

    Contributor: J. S. Dickson - Wilson, Thomas (Dancing Master) - Wilson, Thomas
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Music Division - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Ballroom Companion: Dance Instruction Manuals, Ca. 1490 to 1920 - Catalog
    Original Format: Books
    Date: 1811
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  • A treatise on the art of dancing

    Book. print | 2 p.l., [ix]-xvi, [17]-292 p. fold. front. 20 cm. | Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (Additional Physical Form). ...

    Contributor: Gallini, Giovanni Andrea
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Music Division - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Ballroom Companion: Dance Instruction Manuals, Ca. 1490 to 1920 - Catalog
    Original Format: Books
    Date: 1772
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  • Dancing

    Book. print | xvii, 454 p. front., illus. (incl. music) plates. 19 cm. | Short contributions by Mrs. Wordsworth, Miss Middleton, the Hon. Mrs. Armytage and the Countess of Ancaster. First edition, ...

    Contributor: Longmans, Green - Frazer, (Lily Grove) (Lady) - Frazer
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Music Division - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Ballroom Companion: Dance Instruction Manuals, Ca. 1490 to 1920 - Catalog
    Original Format: Books
    Date: 1907
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  • The royall Mr. Isaac's new dance made for Her Majesty's birth day 1711

    Book. print | [12] leaves : ill., music ; 29 cm. (fol.) | LC copy imperfect: t.p. wanting. Title supplied from Catalogue of printed music in the British Library to 1980. Available ...

    Contributor: Printed for I. Walsh & I. Hare - Isaac (Mr) - Isaac
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Music Division - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Ballroom Companion: Dance Instruction Manuals, Ca. 1490 to 1920 - Catalog
    Original Format: Books
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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, ...

    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 ...

    Contributor: Feuillet, Raoul Auger
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Music Division - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Ballroom Companion: Dance Instruction Manuals, Ca. 1490 to 1920 - Catalog
    Original Format: Books
    Date: 1710
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  • The royal Portuguez Mr. Isaac's new dance made for Her Majesty's birth day 1709

    Book. print | [14] leaves : ill., music ; 29 cm. (fol.) | LC copy imperfect: 12th couplet supplied in ms. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile ...

    Contributor: Isaac (Mr) - Isaac
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Music Division - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Ballroom Companion: Dance Instruction Manuals, Ca. 1490 to 1920 - Catalog
    Original Format: Books
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  • A collection of ball-dances perform'd at court viz. the Richmond, the roundeau, the rigadoon, the favourite, the Spanheim, and the Britannia

    Book. print | 3 p.l., 41 plates on 32 l. 27 cm. | Plates contain diagrams of dance figures; at head of each diagram, the tune for the dance figure is represented. ...

    Contributor: Printed for the Author, and Sold by J. Vaillant - Isaac (Mr) - Isaac
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Music Division - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Ballroom Companion: Dance Instruction Manuals, Ca. 1490 to 1920 - Catalog
    Original Format: Books
    Date: 1706
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  • The art of dancing explained by reading and figures whereby the manner of performing the steps is made easy by a new and familiar method

    Book. print | 12 p.l., [3]-159, [1] p. front. (port.) 37 pl. 30 x 23 cm. | The frontispiece is dated 1754. Many of the plates contain tunes for the dances which ...

    Contributor: Printed for the Author - Tomlinson, Kellom
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Music Division - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Ballroom Companion: Dance Instruction Manuals, Ca. 1490 to 1920 - Catalog
    Original Format: Books
    Date: 1735
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  • Coulon's hand-book containing all the last new and fashionable dances, and also some important remarks on dancing & deportment

    Book. print | xii, 153 p. illus. (incl. music) 13 cm. | "New edition."--Pref. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (Additional Physical ...

    Contributor: A. Hammond & Co. - Coulon
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Music Division - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Ballroom Companion: Dance Instruction Manuals, Ca. 1490 to 1920 - Catalog
    Original Format: Books
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  • The dancing-master; or, Directions for dancing country-dances with the tunes to each dance, for the treble-violin. Vol. the 2d

    Book. print | 360 p. 12 x 21 cm. | First ed. published 1650 by John Playford under title: The English dancing-master. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    Contributor: Printed by W. Pearson and Sold by J. Young
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Music Division - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Ballroom Companion: Dance Instruction Manuals, Ca. 1490 to 1920 - Catalog
    Original Format: Books
    Date: 1728
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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). ...

    Contributor: John Lane - John Lane Co. - Cree, Aubrey Mcmahon
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Music Division - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Ballroom Companion: Dance Instruction Manuals, Ca. 1490 to 1920 - Catalog
    Original Format: Books
    Date: 1920
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  • How to dance the revived ancient dances

    Book. print | viii, 158 p. incl. front., illus., ports., facsims. 19 cm. | Contains music. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. ...

    Contributor: H. Cox - Holt, Ardern
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Music Division - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Ballroom Companion: Dance Instruction Manuals, Ca. 1490 to 1920 - Catalog
    Original Format: Books
    Date: 1907
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  • Coulon's hand-book containing all the last new and fashionable dances

    Book. print | xii, 99, [1] p. front. (port.) illus. 13 cm. | Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (Additional Physical Form). ...

    Contributor: Jullien & Co. - Coulon
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Music Division - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Ballroom Companion: Dance Instruction Manuals, Ca. 1490 to 1920 - Catalog
    Original Format: Books
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  • A treatise on the use and peculiar advantages of dancing and exercises considered as a means of refinement and physical development. With general remarks

    Book. print | iv, 46 p. 16 cm. | Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form).

    Contributor: Sharp & Hale - Mason, Francis
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Music Division - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Ballroom Companion: Dance Instruction Manuals, Ca. 1490 to 1920 - Catalog
    Original Format: Books
    Date: 1854
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  • An analysis of country dancing wherein are displayed all the figures ever used in country dances, in a way so easy and familiar, that persons ...

    Book. print | 12 p.l., xix, 139 p. incl. front., 1 illus., diagrs. 16 cm. | Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical Form). ...

    Contributor: Wilson, Thomas (Dancing Master) - Wilson, Thomas
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Music Division - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Ballroom Companion: Dance Instruction Manuals, Ca. 1490 to 1920 - Catalog
    Original Format: Books
    Date: 1808
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  • The royall gailliarde Mr. Isaac's new dance made for Her Majesty's birth day 1710

    Book. print | [14] leaves : ill., music ; 29 cm. (fol.) | Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic ...

    Contributor: Isaac (Mr) - Isaac
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Music Division - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Ballroom Companion: Dance Instruction Manuals, Ca. 1490 to 1920 - Catalog
    Original Format: Books
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  • The complete system of English country dancing containing all the figures ever used in English country dancing, with a variety of new figures, and new ...

    Book. print | 1 p.l., [v]-xxvii, 339 p. front., fold. tab., diagrs. (part fold.) 19 cm. | Contains music. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images ...

    Contributor: Sherwood, Neeley and Jones - Wilson, Thomas (Dancing Master) - Wilson, Thomas
    Site/Collection: American Memory - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America - Music Division - Performing Arts Encyclopedia - American Ballroom Companion: Dance Instruction Manuals, Ca. 1490 to 1920 - Catalog
    Original Format: Books
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