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    Trattato teorico-prattico di ballo,
    Trattato di ballo teorico-prattico Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    This manual represents one of the most important sources on dance technique for the second half of the eighteenth century and is a critical link between Baroque dance and early romantic ballet. Part one is divided into sixty sections describing various aspects of dance beginning with a statement on the utility of dance, and feet positions. The manual continues with descriptions of many steps,...
    • Contributor: Magri, Gennaro
    • Date: 1779
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    Prima, e seconda memoria per servire alla istoria del ballo degli antichi
    Memoria per la storia del ballo
    Book. print | 1 p.l., 33-44, 33-42 p. 25 x 19 cm. | del signor Burette. n°. II. (Statement Of Responsibility). Title vignette. Previously published in the Académie royale des inscriptions et belles-lettres. Histoire, avec les Mémoires de littérature tirez des registres de cette Académie. Paris, 1736. t.I, p. 93-135. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (Additional...
    • Contributor: Burette, (Pierre Jean) (M) - Burette, (Pierre Jean)
    • Date: 1746

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    Trattato del ballo nobile Biography. Book. print | 12 p.l., 160 p. diagrs. 18 cm. | di Giambatista Dufort, indirizzato all' eccellenza delle signore dame, e de' signori cavalieri napoletani. (Statement Of Responsibility). 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). IL FINE.
    • Contributor: Nella Stamperia DI F. Mosca - Dufort, Giovanni Battista
    • Date: 1728

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    Trattato teorico-prattico di ballo Biography. Book. print | 2 v. in 1. 22 pl. (part fold.) 22 cm. | di Gennaro Magri ... (Statement Of Responsibility). The engraved plates consist of diagrammed dances, most with accompanying dance music, which was composed by Magri, De Dominicis, Di Gennaro, Giuliano, A. Montoro, F. Piombanti, G. Rava, Sangro di S. Severo, and Scotti. Available also through the Library of Congress Web...
    • Contributor: V. Orsino - Magri, Gennaro
    • Date: 1779

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    Nvove inventioni di balli opera vaghissima nella quale si danno i giusti modi del ben portar la vita, et di accommodarsi con ogni leggiadria di movimento alle creanze et gratie d'amore. Convenevoli ...
    Nuove inventioni di balli
    Book. print | 296 (i.e. 300) p. illus., port. 33 cm. | Running title: Le gratie d'amore, the title under which the work was first published in 1602. Includes lute tablatures for some of the dances. Earlier state (?) of engraving on p. 256 inserted between p. 202 and [203]. The engravings are by Leone Pallavicini after designs by G. M. della Rovere. Available...
    • Contributor: G. Bordone - Negri, Cesare - Della Rovere, Giovanni Mauro - Pallavicini, Leone - Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1604

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    Balli di ieri e balli d'oggi
    Balli di ieri | Balli d'oggi
    Book. print | viii, 375 p. illus., plates, diagrs. 16 cm. | At head of title: Gavina-Giovannini. "Per maggiore comodità del pubblico abbiamo compendiato in un unico volumetto i due manuali Balli di ieri [di P. Gavina] e Balli di oggi [di F. Giovannini]"--Pref. "Brani di musica": p. [341]-347. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical...
    • Contributor: U. Hoepli - Gavina, P.
    • Date: 1922

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    Nobiltà di dame del sr. Fabritio Caroso da Sermoneta libro, altra volta, chiamato Il ballarino. Nuouamente dal proprio auttore corretto, ampliato di nuoui balli, di belle regole, & alla perfetta theorica ridotto: ...
    Nobiltà di dame | Ballarino
    Biography. Book. print | 10 p.l., 370, [6] p. illus. (incl. ports.) 25 cm. | Title within engraved architectural border ornamented with vignettes of instrumentalists, a portrait of the author, etc. Head- and tailpieces; initials. The illustrations consist of 10 full-page engravings by Giacomo Franco; 8 of them, figures of dancers, occur from 2 to 7 times each. Part 2 has special half-title: Della...
    • Contributor: Presso Il Muschio - Caroso, Fabritio - Franco, Giacomo
    • Date: 1600

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    De la danse Book. print | 4 p.l., 52 p. 12 cm. | Par Moreau de Saint-Méry ... (Statement Of Responsibility). 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). FIN.
    • Contributor: Imprimé Par Bodoni - Moreau De Saint-Méry, M. L. E. (Médéric Louis Elie) - Moreau De Saint-Méry, M. L. E.
    • Date: 1801

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    Il ballarino di M. Fabritio Caroso da Sermoneta, diuiso in due trattati nel primo de' quali si dimostra la diuersità de i nomi, che si danno à gli atti; & mouimenti, che ...
    Ballarino
    Book. print | 2 v. in 1. illus., port. 23 x 18 cm. | Head- and tail-pieces; initials. Vol. 2 has title: Trattato secondo del Ballarino ... nel quale s'insegnano varie sorti di balletti, cascarde, tordiglione, passo e mezo, pauaniglia, canario, & gagliarde all' vso d'Italia, Francia, & Spagna. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical...
    • Contributor: Appresso Francesco Ziletti - Caroso, Fabritio
    • Date: 1581

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