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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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  • Notated Music
    Old American songs, set I [pencil sketch] Scores. 26 p. 12.5" x 9.5" |
    • Contributor: Copland, Aaron

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  • Notated Music
    Old American songs, second set [sketches] Scores. 67 p. 11" x 13.5" |
    • Contributor: Copland, Aaron

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  • Book/Printed Material
    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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  • Book/Printed Material
    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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  • Book/Printed Material
    The dancing master; or, Directions for dancing country dances with the tunes to each dance, for the treble-violin
    Directions for dancing country dances
    Book. print | 2 v. in 1. 11 x 20 cm. | Vol. 2, 2d ed., has imprint: Printed for H. Playford, 1698. First ed. published 1651 [i.e. 1650] under title: The English dancing-master. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form).
    • Contributor: Printed by J. Heptinstall, for H. Playford - Playford, John - Playford, Henry
    • Date: 1698

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  • Book/Printed Material
    The princess Mr. Isaac's new dance made for Her Majestys birth day ; engraven in characters & figures for the use of masters Book. print | [10] leaves : ill., music ; 29 cm. (fol.) | "The princess by Mr. Isack"--Leaf [2]. LC copy imperfect: t.p. wanting. Title supplied from Catalogue of printed music in the British Library to 1980. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form).
    • Contributor: Printed for I. Walsh & I. Hare - Isaac (Mr) - Isaac
    • Date: 1710

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  • Book/Printed Material
    The royall Mr. Isaac's new dance made for Her Majesty's birth day 1711
    Royal
    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 also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form).
    • Contributor: Printed for I. Walsh & I. Hare - Isaac (Mr) - Isaac
    • Date: 1711

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  • Book/Printed Material
    The Northumberland Mr. Isaac's new dance made for Her Majestys birth day ; engraven in characters & figures for the use of masters Book. print | [9] leaves : ill., music ; 29 cm. (fol.) | LC copy imperfect: t.p. wanting. Title supplied from the British Museum Catalogue of printed music, 1487-1800. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form).
    • Contributor: Printed for I. Walsh & I. Hare - Isaac (Mr) - Isaac - Paisible, James
    • Date: 1713

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  • Book/Printed Material
    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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  • Book/Printed Material
    Illustrated portfolio of artistic dancing
    Few sketches of the interior and work done at Foreman Hall, Portland, Oregon, 1894-1895
    Biography. Book. print | [22] leaves : ill. ; 24 x 30 cm. | by Mrs. H.A. Foreman. (Statement Of Responsibility). Cover title. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form).
    • Contributor: Peaslee Bros - Foreman, H. A. (Mrs) - Foreman, H. A.
    • Date: 1894

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  • Book/Printed Material
    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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  • Book/Printed Material
    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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  • Book/Printed Material
    Dick's quadrille call-book, and ball-room prompter To which is added a sensible guide to etiquette and proper deportment in the ball and assembly room, besides seventy pages of dance music for the ...
    Quadrille call-book, and ball-room prompter
    Book. print | 230 p. 18 cm. | Music: p. 161-230. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form).
    • Contributor: Dick & Fitzgerald
    • Date: 1878

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  • Book/Printed Material
    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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  • Book/Printed Material
    The social dance Book. print | 32 p. 20 cm. | by Dr. R. A. Adams. (Statement Of Responsibility). 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). 634 Franklin Ave. Kansas City, Kansas.
    • Contributor: The Author - Adams, R. A. (Revels Alcorn) - Adams, R. A.
    • Date: 1921

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  • Book/Printed Material
    The public dance halls of Chicago
    Dance halls of Chicago
    Book. print | 13 p. 23 cm. | Text by Louise de Koven Bowen. (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). Section III. Whoever (being a corporation or a natural person) as an owner, agent or lessee of real estate used for ...
    • Contributor: The Juvenile Protective Association of Chicago - Bowen, Louise De Koven
    • Date: 1917

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  • Book/Printed Material
    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
    May Christians dance? Book. print | 143 p. 16 cm. | By Jas. H. Brookes. (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). Small jobs can readily be sent by mail to our customers at cost of only 8 cents per lb.
    • Contributor: J. W. McIntyre - Brookes, James H. (James Hall) - Brookes, James H.
    • Date: 1869

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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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  • Book/Printed Material
    Dance halls Ordinances governing the conduct of public dances and dance halls, city of Buffalo
    Dance ordinances of the city of Buffalo
    Book. print | 12 p. 14 x 8 cm. | Issued by the Common Council. Daniel J. Sweeney, City Clerk ... (Statement Of Responsibility). 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). D. J. SWEENEY,City Clerk.
    • Contributor: Buffalo (N.Y.)
    • Date: 1914

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  • Book/Printed Material
    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
    J.W. Pepper's universal dancing master, prompter's call book and violinist's guide containing a description of all the figures and full explanation of the different steps used in dancing, together with the music ...
    Universal dancing master, prompter's call book and violinist's guide | Prompter's call book
    Book. print | 110 p. : ill. ; 27 cm. | by Lucien O. Carpenter. (Statement Of Responsibility). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form).
    • Contributor: J.W. Pepper - Carpenter, Lucien O.
    • Date: 1882

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  • Book/Printed Material
    A treatise on the theory and practice of dancing with an appropriate poem, in two cantos, and plates illustrative of the art Book. print | 6 p.l., 88 p. front., 3 col. pl. 18 cm. | By James P. Cassidy ... (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). And now the work, completely finished, lies;Which the devouring teeth of time defiesAs long as nymphs ...
    • Contributor: Printed by William Folds - Cassidy, James P.
    • Date: 1810

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