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  • Book/Printed Material
    Modern dancing Book. print | 175 p., [5] leaves of plates : ill. ; 21 cm. | by Mr. and Mrs. Vernon Castle ; with many illustrations from photographs and moving pictures of the newest dances for which the authors posed ; introduction by Elisabeth Marbury. (Statement Of Responsibility). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (Additional ...
    • Contributor: World Syndicate Co. - Castle, Vernon
    • Date: 1914

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    Dancing and prompting, etiquette and deportment of society and ball room Book. print | 48 p. 17 cm. | [By] Professor Bonstein [pseud.] (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). First three-couples forward and back; all turn partners half round; six forward and back again; all swing partners to places; first two couples ...
    • Contributor: White, Smith & Co. - Bonstein (Professor) - Bonstein
    • Date: 1884

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    The German How to give it. How to lead it. How to dance it Book. print | 132 p. 20 cm. | By two amateur leaders. (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). 3477ndash;5
    • Contributor: Jansen, McClurg and Co.
    • Date: 1879

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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). Address FRANK M. REED, 139 Eighth Street, New York.
    • Contributor: Frank M. Reed
    • Date: 1874

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    The ball-room manual of contra dances and social cotillons with remarks on quadrilles and Spanish dance Book. print | iv, [5]-30, ii p. 8 cm. | Introduction signed: W. H. Q. 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). 36, Cornhill,…Boston
    • Contributor: H. G. O. Washburn - G. W. Cottrell
    • Date: 1863

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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). The word useful is here used with a full sense 0047 48 of its meaning and importance, for we sincerely believe that “our Good Father in Heaven” has given ...
    • Contributor: Nesbitt & Co., Printers - Dodworth, Allen
    • Date: 1873

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    Assistant for A. Dodworth's pupils Book. print | 64 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). The word useful is here used with a full sense of its meaning and importance, for we sincerely believe that “Our Good Father in Heaven” has given us this ...
    • Contributor: Nesbitt & Co., Printers - Dodworth, Allen
    • Date: 1878

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  • Book/Printed Material
    Prof. Clendenen's fashionable quadrille book and guide to etiquette
    Fashionable quadrille call book and guide to etiquette | Professor 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). 511
    • Contributor: F.L. Clendenen - Clendenen, F. Leslie (Frank Leslie) - Clendenen, F. Leslie
    • Date: 1895

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    Brookes on modern dancing containing a full description of all dances, as practised in the ball room and at private parties, together with an essay on etiquette Biography. Book. print | 2 p.l., [3]-94, [10] p. 19 cm. | By L. De G. Brookes. (Statement Of Responsibility). Includes music. 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). 3477–62
    • Contributor: [the Author] - Brookes, L. De G. (Laurence De Garmo) - Brookes, L. De G.
    • Date: 1867

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  • Book/Printed Material
    The ball-room monitor, or, Guide to the learner containing the most complete sets of quadrilles ever published
    Ball-room monitor
    Book. print | 63 p. 13 cm. | By Professor C. Brooks. (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). I publish One Hundred different kinds of Song Books, Prices, 10, 15 and 25 cents; sent by mail.
    • Contributor: J. H. Johnson - Brooks, C. (Professor) - Brooks, C.
    • Date: 1866

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    Masquerades, tableaux and drills Book. print | 144 p. incl. illus., pl. 24 cm. | Cover 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). It should be remembered that the more daintily clad the little ones are, the prettier will be the general effect of the drill and its ...
    • Contributor: Butterick Publishing Co. - Butterick Publishing Company
    • Date: 1906

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  • Book/Printed Material
    The drawing-room dances Book. print | xii, iv, [5]-149 p. viii pl. (incl. front.) 18 cm. | By Cellarius. (Statement Of Responsibility). 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). LBM 3
    • Contributor: E. Churton - Cellarius, Henri
    • Date: 1847

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    Dancing made easy Book. print | 3 p.l., 11-277 p. front. (port.) illus., diagrs. 19 cm. | by Charles J. Coll and Gabrielle Rosiere. (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). As these variations of the Waltz step are only slightly progressive the necessity for ...
    • Contributor: E. J. Clode - Coll, Charles J.
    • Date: 1922

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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. | By Coulon ... (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). W. OSTELL, HART STREET, BLOOMSBURY.
    • Contributor: Jullien & Co. - Coulon
    • Date: 1860

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  • Book/Printed Material
    Handbook of ball-room dancing Book. print | 2 p.l., 88 p. diagrs. 20 cm. | by Paymaster-Commander A. M. Cree, R.N., with an introduction by George Grossmith; illustrated with diagrams. (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). 3477-3
    • Contributor: John Lane - John Lane Co. - Cree, Aubrey McMahon
    • Date: 1920

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  • Book/Printed Material
    The prompter containing full descriptions of all the quadrilles, figures of the German cotillon, etc. Designed for the assistance of the pupils of Wm. B. De Garmo Biography. Book. print | 78 p. 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). Classes open from October 1st to May 1st.
    • Contributor: Raymond & Caulon, Printers - De Garmo, Wm. (William ) - De Garmo, Wm.
    • Date: 1865

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  • Book/Printed Material
    The fashionable dancer's casket or, The ball-room instructor. A new and splendid work on dancing, etiquette, deportment, and the toilet
    Ball-room instructor
    Book. print | viii, 9-192 p. incl. front., illus., plates. 12 cm. | By Charles Durang. (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). END.384
    • Contributor: Fisher & Brother - Durang, Charles
    • Date: 1856

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    Prompter's pocket instruction book Book. print | 1 p.l., 49 p. diagrs. 17 cm. | By Prof. L. H. Elmwell ... (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). 3477–2
    • Contributor: White-Smith Music Publishing Co. - Elmwell, L. H.
    • Date: 1892

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  • Book/Printed Material
    The art of dancing, historically illustrated To which is added a few hints on etiquette; also, the figures, music, and necessary instruction for the performance of the most modern and approved dances, ...
    Art of dancing
    Book. print | xii, 13-181, 103 p. illus. 19 cm. | By Edward Ferrero. (Statement Of Responsibility). Music: 103 pages. 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). Ferrero Esmeralda.
    • Contributor: The Author - Ferrero, Edward
    • Date: 1859

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    The scholars companion containing a choice collection of cotillons & country-dances Book. print | 16 p. ; 16 cm. (8vo) | by M.J.C. Fraisier. (Statement Of Responsibility). Signatures: [A]♯ B♯. The foot of the title-page is torn off, and the date as given above is supplied in pencil. 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). FINIS.
    • Contributor: Printed by D. Bowen, at the Columbian Museum Press, for the Author - Fraisier, M. J. C. - American Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1796

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    The prompter's hand book Book. print | 88 p. 16 cm. | Ed. by J. A. French. (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). First four forward and back [4]; sides forward and back [4]; first four swing [4]; sides swing [4]; grand right and left ...
    • Contributor: O. Ditson Co. - French, J. A.
    • Date: 1893

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    The waltz C Respectfully dedicated to our country's centennial celebration Book. print | [7] p. 15 cm. | By Henry Gass. (Statement Of Responsibility). On cover: "A combination of curved steps and movements, so as to represent or describe the letter C." 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). Note.—Music specially composed for the Waltz ...
    • Contributor: Gass, Henry
    • Date: 1876

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  • Book/Printed Material
    The Highland fling and how to teach it Book. print | 39, [1] p. 16 cm. | by Prof. Grant. (Statement Of Responsibility). At head of title: "Book no. 2." 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). Yours fraternally,PROF. GRANT.
    • Contributor: Electric City Press - Grant, Horatio N.
    • Date: 1892

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  • Book/Printed Material
    Irine skipping rope dance Book. print | 1 p.l., p. [154]-164. 19 cm. | originated and described by Prof. H. N. Grant. (Statement Of Responsibility). 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). These movements are a continuous springing from one foot to the other, and leaning ...
    • Contributor: Grant, Horatio N.
    • Date: 1895

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  • Book/Printed Material
    The double sword dance Book. print | 1 p.l., p. 83-100. illus. 19 cm. | Described and copyrighted November, 1895, by Prof. H. N. Grant ... (Statement Of Responsibility). 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). Now gradually increase the tempo of the music, and repeat the ...
    • Contributor: Grant, Horatio N.
    • Date: 1895

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