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  • Audio Recording

    The palms

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 70 rpm, mono. ; 7 in. | Composed by Jean Faure. Recorded on one side only. Autograph of Giannini inscribed in zinc master. Acoustic recording. Production level cataloging. F. Giannini, tenor; piano acc. (Performers). Recorded at an unknown location, June 28, 1899. (Venue). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional ...

    • Contributor: E. Berliner's Gramophone - Faure, J. (jean) - Giannini, Ferruccio - Faure, J. - Faure, Jean (author) - Giannini, Ferruccio (performer)
    • Date: 1899-06-28
  • Audio Recording

    Les Huguenots

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, between 72 rpm, mono. ; 7 in. | Composed by Giacomo Meyerbeer. Recorded on one side only. Autograph of Bégué inscribed in zinc master. Acoustic recording. Production level cataloging. Bernard Bégué, baritone; piano acc. (Performers). Recorded at an unknown location, Sept. 16, 1899. (Venue). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. ...

    • Contributor: E. Berliner's Gramophone - Meyerbeer, Giacomo - Bégué, Bernard - Meyerbeer, Giancomo (author) - Bégué, Bernard (performer)
    • Date: 1899-09-16
  • Audio Recording

    Fille de Madame Angot Couplet Clairette

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 65 rpm, mono. ; 8 1/2 in. | 1 sound disc : analog, 65 rpm, mono. ; 7 in. | Music by Charles Lecocq; libretto by Clairville, Siraudin, and Victor Koning. Recorded on one side only. Autograph of Libra inscribed in zinc master. Acoustic recording. Production level cataloging. Laure Libra, soprano; piano acc. (Performers). Recorded in ...

    • Contributor: E. Berliner's Gramophone - Lecocq, Charles - Clairville (M) - Siraudin, (paul) (M) - Koning, Victor - Libra, Laura - Lecocq, Charles (author) - Libra, Laura (performer)
    • Date: 1898-06-11
  • Audio Recording

    Vive la Canadienne

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, between 66 and 72 rpm, mono. ; 7 in. | Recorded on one side only. Autograph of Danton inscribed in zinc master. Acoustic recording. Production level cataloging. Eugene Danton, baritone; piano acc. (Performers). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Sound Recording (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). ...

    • Contributor: E. Berliner's Gramophone - Danton, Eugene - Danton, Eugene (performer)
    • Date: 189?
  • Audio Recording

    Elegie

    Coupling date: 12/13/1917. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: tenor solo in French. With (reverse side): 'O solo mio / Guido Ciccolini.

    • Contributor: Massenet, Jules - Ciccolini, Guido - Edison
    • Date: 1918
  • Audio Recording

    Africana All' erta marinar

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 70.3 rpm, mono. ; 7 in. | 1 sound disc : analog, 70.3 rpm, mono. ; 8 1/2 in. | Originally for voice and orchestra. Composed by Giacomo Meyerbeer. Recorded on one side only. Acoustic recording. Production level cataloging. Alberto del Campo, baritone; piano acc. (Performers). Recorded in New York, N.Y., June 6, 1898. (Venue). Also ...

    • Contributor: E. Berliner's Gramophone - Meyerbeer, Giacomo - De Bassini, Alberto - Meyerbeer, Giancomo (author) - Del Campo, Alberto (performer)
    • Date: 1898-06-06
  • Book

    Manuel du cotillon

    Book. print | 122 p. illus., col. plates. 18 cm. | Folded broadside mounted on back cover: Polka, mazurke, schotisch et valse. Théories réunies et publiées par Eugéne Clément ... Paris, L'auteur [n.d.] illus. 44 1/2 x 40 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 ...

    • Contributor: Ouachée
    • Date: 1890

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  • Book

    Nouveau manuel complet de la danse ou, Traité théorique et pratique de cet art depuis les temps les plus reculés jusqu'à nos jours

    Book. print | 2 p.l., iv, 111, [1] 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: Librairie Encyclopédique De Roret - Blasis, Carlo
    • Date: 1866

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  • Book

    Traitté contre les danses

    Book. print | 50 p. 16 cm. | Printer's mark 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: Les Heritiers De Hierosme Havltin - Boiseul, Jean
    • Date: 1606

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  • Book

    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
    • Date: 1863

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  • Book

    La danse ancienne et moderne ou Traité historique de la danse

    Book. print | 3 v. 14 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: Chez J. Neaulme - Cahusac, Louis De
    • Date: 1754

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  • Book

    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
    • Date: 1847

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  • Book

    La danse des salons

    Book. print | 174 p., [11] leaves of plates : ill. ; 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: Chez L'auteur - Cellarius, Henri
    • Date: 1849

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  • Book

    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
    • Date: 1899

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  • Notated Music

    15e.[-30e.] recueil des contre-danses et walzes

    Book. print | 1 score (30[?] v.) ; 19 cm. | Principally for 2 violins. Title from t.p. of recueil 15 (the number is in ms. on the engraved t.p.). Recueil 28 has variant publisher statement: Chez Frere père. Each vol. of 45 p. contains several contre-danses, each accompanied by dance instructions, followed by several waltzes and (in most vols.) other dances. Pl. no.: ...

    • Contributor: Chez Frere - Clarchies, Louis Julien
    • Date: 179?-18

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  • Book

    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.
    • Date: 190?

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  • Book

    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
    • Date: 1900

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  • Book

    La danse et la gymnastique

    Book. print | 1 p.l., [18] p. 22 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: Akademia Raymond Duncan - Duncan, Raymond
    • Date: 1914

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  • Book

    Histoire anecdotique et pittoresque de la danse chez les peuples anciens et modernes

    Book. print | 128 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: A. Aubry - Fertiault, F. (françois) - Fertiault, F.
    • Date: 1854

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  • Book

    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, ...

    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 - Essex, John
    • Date: 1710

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  • Book

    Recüeil de contredances mises en chorégraphie d'une maniére si aisée, que toutes personnes peuvent facilement les apprendre, sans le secours d'aucun maître et même sans avoir en aucune connoissance de la chorégraphie

    Biography. Book. print | 16 p.l., 192 p. diagrs. 15 cm. | Engraved throughout. Contains music. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form).

    • Contributor: L'auteur - Feuillet, Raoul-Auger
    • Date: 1706

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  • Book

    Chorégraphie, ou L'art de décrire la dance par caracteres, figures et signes desmonstratifs avec lesquels on apprend facilement de soy même toutes sortes de dances

    Book. print | 3 p.l., 95 p. diagrs. 24 cm. | Engraved throughout. Contains music. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical Form). With this are bound the author's Recueil de dances ... Paris, 1709, and Recueil de dances, composées par M. Pecour ... et mise sur le papier par M. Feuillet ... Paris, 1709. Print ...

    • Contributor: Chez Le Sr Dezais - Feuillet, Raoul-Auger - Dezais, Jacques
    • Date: 1713

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  • Book

    Recueil de dances

    Book. print | 1 p.l., 84 p. of diagr. (part fold.) 24 cm. | Engraved throughout. Full-page diagrams; at head of each diagram, the tune for the dance figure is represented. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical Form). With his Chorégraphie, ou L'art de décrire la dance par caractères ... Paris, 1713. Print (Form). Electronic ...

    • Contributor: L'auteur - Feuillet, Raoul-Auger
    • Date: 1709

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  • Book

    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 ...

    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 - Weaver, John - Isaac
    • Date: 1715

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  • Book

    Guide complet de la danse Contenant le quadrille, la polka, la polka-mazurka ... avec la musique

    Book. print | 2 p.l., 114 p., 1 l. incl. front. 14 cm. | 2 fold. leaves of music at end. 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: Taride - Gawlikowski, Philippe
    • Date: 1858

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