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  • Book/Printed Material
    The Anacreontick Song It is this edition from which most claims of Smith's authorship of the tune come. While it is accepted that he did the arrangement for the tune, other initial sources for the melody have been given as an old hunting song or traditional bar song. Published in "A fifth book of canzonets, catches, canons & glees, sprightly and plaintive, with a part for the ...
    • Contributor: "printed for the Author" - Smith, John Stafford - [Tomlinson, Ralph]
    • Date: 1799

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  • Book/Printed Material
    Songs (1788) [from old catalog]
    Seven songs for the harpsichord or forte-piano | Eight songs for the harpsichord or forte-piano
    sheet music | [15] l. 24 x 35 cm. | Sheet Music (Form). Print (Form).
    • Contributor: Published by T. Dobson, I. Aitken - Hopkinson, Francis
    • Date: 1788

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  • Book/Printed Material
    Adams and liberty "Adams and liberty" is written to the tune of the Anacreontic song, and this is believed to be the first American book publication of the music of that song. Published in "The American musical miscellany," pages 211-218. Author was christened Thomas Paine, and changed his name after the piece was published.
    • Contributor: A. Wright, for D. Wright and Company - [Smith, John Stafford?] - [Paine Jr., Robert Treat]
    • Date: 1798

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  • Book/Printed Material
    Boston patriotic song [Adams and liberty] Lyrics only -- tune called for is "To Anacreon in Heaven." Printed in "A collection of songs" (Charles Dibdin, compiler?), pages 326-328.
    • Contributor: J. Bioren for H. & P. Rice - [Paine Jr., Robert Treat]
    • Date: 1799

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  • Notated Music
    The presidents march: a new federal song sheet music | 2 p. | Also contains a version of Yankee Doodle. Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: G. Willig
    • Date: 1798

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  • Notated Music
    The Anacreontic song sheet music | 3 p., 13 x 9 3/4 in. | "As sung at the Crown and Anchor Tavern in the Strand." First edition. Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Longman and Broderip - [Smith, John Stafford] - Tomlinson, Ralph
    • Date: 1779

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  • Notated Music
    The Anacreontic song sheet music | 2 p., 9 1/4 x 13 in. | This is likely the 3rd issue from after 1782. "As sung at the Crown and Anchor Tavern in the Strand." Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: Longman and Broderip - [Smith, John Stafford] - Tomlinson, Ralph
    • Date: 178?

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  • Notated Music
    Yankee doodle sheet music | Music associated with the Union side Sheet Music (Form).
    • Contributor: S. T. Gordon - Gordon, S. T.
    • Date: 1861

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  • Book/Printed Material
    [ Song 566] Anacreontic Society Published in "The vocal magazine," pages 147 and 148 (Content). First dated printing of the poem "To Anacreon in Heav'n" (no music). B1 in Star Spangled Books.
    • Contributor: J. Harrison for J. Bew - Tomlinson, Ralph, Esq
    • Date: 1778

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  • Book/Printed Material
    To Anacreon, in heav'n First book printing of both the poem and the tune of the Anacreontic song. There is reasonable historical doubt about John Stafford Smith's actual composition of the melody. Published in "The vocal enchantress," pages 336-338.
    • Contributor: J. Fielding - [Smith, John Stafford?] - [Tomlinson, Ralph]
    • Date: 1783

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  • Book/Printed Material
    Sixteen anthems, 80 p. | collected from Tans'ur, Williams, Knapp, Asworth & Stephenson. To which is added, a few psalm tunes. Proper to entertain and improve those who have made some proficiency in the art of singing. (Statement Of Responsibility).
    • Contributor: Flagg, Josiah
    • Date: 1766

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  • Book/Printed Material
    Urania, or A choice collection of psalm-tunes, anthems and hy... 310 p. |
    • Contributor: Lyon, James
    • Date: 1761

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  • Notated Music
    The continental harmony : containing, a number of anthems, fu... Evans, 26673 RISM, A/I/1, B2655 Includes index. LC copy 1 imperfect: pages between the t.p. verso and p. vii wanting.
    • Contributor: Billings, William - John Davis Batchelder Collection (Library of Congress) - By Isaiah Thomas and Ebenezer T. Andrews, Sold at Their Bookstore - By Said Thomas in Worcester, and by the Booksellers in Boston, and Elsewhere
    • Date: 1794

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  • Notated Music
    Music in miniature : containing a collection of psalm tunes o... Without words. RISM, A/I/1, B 2652 Includes index.
    • Contributor: Billings, William - Printed and Sold by the Author at His House in Boston, Ne.
    • Date: 1779

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  • Notated Music
    The New-England psalm-singer, or, American chorister : contai...
    New-England psalm-singer | American chorister
    RISM, A/I/1, B 2646 Includes index.
    • Contributor: Billings, William - Printed by Edes and Gill - And to Be Sold by Them - By Deacon Elliot - By Josiah Flagg - By Gillam Bass - And by the Author
    • Date: 1770

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  • Notated Music
    The psalm-singer's amusement : containing a number of fuging ... RISM, A/I/1, B 2653 Includes index.
    • Contributor: Billings, William - Printed and Sold by the Author
    • Date: 1781

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  • Notated Music
    The singing master's assistant, or, Key to practical music : ...
    Singing master's assistant | Key to practical music
    "Engrav'd by Benja. Pierpont Junr. Roxbury 1778"--Colophon. RISM, A/I/1, B 2647 Without the "Encomium on music." Includes index.
    • Contributor: Billings, William - Printed by Draper and Folsom
    • Date: 1778

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  • Notated Music
    The singing master's assistant; or, Key to practical musick :...
    Singing master's assistant | Key to practical musick
    "Engrav'd by Benja. Pierpont Junr. Roxbury 1778"--Colophon. RISM, A/I/1, B 2651 Includes index.
    • Contributor: Billings, William - E. Russell, Pr.
    • Date: 1781

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  • Notated Music
    The singing master's assistant, or, Key to practical music : ...
    Singing master's assistant | Key to practical music
    "Engrav'd by Benja. Pierpont Junr. Roxbury 1778"--Colophon. RISM, A/I/1, B 2647 "Encomium on music": p. [31]-32 (1st group). Includes index. vk26 2009-06-01 Microfilm call number corrected
    • Contributor: Billings, William - Printed by Draper and Folsom
    • Date: 1778

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  • Notated Music
    The Suffolk harmony : consisting of psalm tunes, fuges, and a... RISM, a/I/1, B 2654 "An anthem for Easter": p. 1-8 (3rd group); "An anthem. Psalm 127": p. 1-8 (4th group).
    • Contributor: Billings, William - Engraved and Printed by J. Norman, for the Author
    • Date: 1786

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  • Notated Music
    Music of Francis Hopkinson.
    Duetts | Songs
    Title from slipcase spine. In ink, in the hand of Francis Hopkinson. Songs, vocal duets, harpsichord music, and one violin duet. Composed by Hopkinson and various other composers, chiefly James Bremner. The vocal music with ground bass, in part figured. English words. "To tune the harpsichord--FH"--Tipped in page. partially analyzed
    • Contributor: Hopkinson, Francis - Bremner, James - Marian S. Carson Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1780

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  • Article
    Articles About Songs - The Library of Congress Celebrates the... Original essays and articles are available on this site to help provide historical context and a deeper view for those who wish to learn more about particular topics. The Library's curators have written articles on historical topics and song, musical styles, individual songs, and songs of various ethnic groups in America.
  • Article
    Biographies - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of... Short biographies are available for some of the many composers, lyricists, performers, conductors, field collectors, and folklorists who have played a part in the history of American songs.
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    Curator Talks - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs ... The curators of the collections at the Library of Congress give more information about the history of song in the United States in these brief "Curator Talk" videos with the help of illustrations and audio clips.
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    Historical Topics - The Library of Congress Celebrates the So... The history of America is reflected through its songs. Read more about how immigration and migration; work and industry; social change; war and conflict; politics and political campaigns; and sports and leisure in the United States have been portrayed in song. Listen to examples for all.
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    Illustrated Sound Recordings - The Library of Congress Celebr... Performances of song and concerts from the Library of Congress are available on this site as well as interviews with performers and composers.
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    Interactive Maps - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Son... See the connection between America's geography and song through interactive maps that offer songs from the states and about the states.
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    Timeline - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of Am... Explore the relationship between cultural and historical events to American song on this timeline.
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    1759 to 1799 - The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs o... Cultural and historical events from 1759 to 1799 related to American song.
  • Book/Printed Material
    Divine songs 114 p. |
    • Contributor: Wood, Abraham
    • Date: 1728

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    A new version of the psalms of David 405 p. |
    • Contributor: Brady, Nicholas - Tate, Nahum
    • Date: 1767

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  • Book/Printed Material
    The psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs of the Old and New-Te... 392 p. |
    • Contributor: Tufts, John
    • Date: 1744

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  • Book/Printed Material
    The princess Mr. Isaac's new dance made for Her Majestys bi... 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 bir...
    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 Majes... 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
    Schriftsmässige Beantwortung der Frage Was von dem weltüblich... Book. print | 192 p. 18 cm. | Als ein Anhang zu den Betrachtungen von der Freyheit der Gläubigen vom Gesetz auf Verlangen entworfen und in Druck gegeben von Carl Heinrich von Bogatzky. (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: Im Verlag Des Wäysenhauses - Bogatzky, Carl Heinrich Von
    • Date: 1750

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  • Book/Printed Material
    Tratado dos principaes fundamentos da dança obra muito util, ...
    Tratado da dança
    Book. print | 6 p.l., 3-138 p., 3 l. 16 cm. | Por Natal Jacome Bonem ... (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). Cap. XIV. Difcurfo fobreos movimentos dosbraços,p. 130
    • Contributor: Na Officina Dos Irmaõs Ginhoens - Bonem, Natal Jacome
    • Date: 1767

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  • Book/Printed Material
    Prima, e seconda memoria per servire alla istoria del ballo d...
    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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  • Book/Printed Material
    La danse ancienne et moderne ou Traité historique de la danse
    Traité historique de la danse
    Book. print | 3 v. 14 cm. | Par M. de Cahusac ... (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). P. 167. 1. 15. d'Empafe, lifez d'Empufe.
    • Contributor: Chez J. Neaulme - Cahusac, Louis De
    • Date: 1754

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  • Notated Music
    15e.[-30e.] recueil des contre-danses et walzes
    Recueil des contre-danses et walzes | 28e. recueil des contre-danses et waltzes
    Book. print | 1 score (30[?] v.) ; 19 cm. | par Louis Julien Clarchies. (Statement Of Responsibility). 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 ...
    • Contributor: Chez Frere - Clarchies, Louis Julien
    • Date: 179?-18

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  • Book/Printed Material
    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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  • Book/Printed Material
    Erweiterung der Kunst nach der Chorographie zu tanzen, Tänze ... Book. print | 109, [1] p. viii fold. pl. (incl. music) 17 cm. | Von C. J. v. Feldtenstein. (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: Feldtenstein, C. J. Von
    • Date: 1772

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  • Book/Printed Material
    For the furthur improvement of dancing, A treatis of chorogra...
    Treatis of chorography | Art of dancing country dances after a new character
    Book. print | [4], 88 p. : diagrams, music ; 15 cm. (8vo) | translated from the French of Monsr Feuillet, and improv'd wth. many additions, all fairly engrav'd on copper plates, and a new collection of country dances describ'd in ye same character by Iohn Essex, dancing master. (Statement Of Responsibility). Engraved throughout. Translation of: Recueil de contredances mises en chorégraphie. Dances written ...
    • 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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    Recüeil de contredances mises en chorégraphie d'une maniére s... Biography. Book. print | 16 p.l., 192 p. diagrs. 15 cm. | Par Mr. Feuillet ... (Statement Of Responsibility). 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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    Chorégraphie, ou L'art de décrire la dance par caracteres, fi...
    Chorégraphie | Art de décrire la dance par caracteres, figures et signes desmonstratifs
    Book. print | 3 p.l., 95 p. diagrs. 24 cm. | Par Mrs Feuillet et Dezais ... (Statement Of Responsibility). 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 ...
    • Contributor: Chez Le Sr Dezais - Feuillet, Raoul-Auger - Dezais, Jacques
    • Date: 1713

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  • Book/Printed Material
    Recueil de dances Book. print | 1 p.l., 84 p. of diagr. (part fold.) 24 cm. | composées par Mr. Feuillet ... (Statement Of Responsibility). 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 ...
    • Contributor: L'auteur - Feuillet, Raoul-Auger
    • Date: 1709

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    Orchesography; or, The art of dancing by characters and demon...
    Orchesography | Art of dancing by characters and demonstrative figures | Art of dancing
    Book. print | 3 p.l., 120 p. diagrs. 27 cm. | Being an exact and just translation from the French of Monsieur Feuillet. By John Weaver, dancing master. (Statement Of Responsibility). 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 ...
    • Contributor: Printed For, & Sold by Ino. Walsh - Feuillet, Raoul-Auger - Weaver, John - Isaac
    • Date: 1715

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  • Book/Printed Material
    The scholars companion containing a choice collection of co... 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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  • Book/Printed Material
    A treatise on the art of dancing Book. print | 2 p.l., [ix]-xvi, [17]-292 p. fold. front. 20 cm. | By Giovanni Andrea Gallini. (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). LBJe21
    • Contributor: Printed for the Author and Sold by R. Dodsley [Etc.] - Gallini, Giovanni-Andrea
    • Date: 1772

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  • Collection
    [Contredanses; description des figures, plan des figures] Book. print | 5 v. : ill., music ; 21-22 cm. | LC v. 1 has spine title: Les plaisirs de l'Arquebuse; v. 2 has spine title: Recueil de danses. LC v. 4 not available at time of cataloging. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form).
    • Date: 17??

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  • Book/Printed Material
    A cotilion [sic]
    Cotillion
    Book. print | fold. pl. 28 x 23 cm. | [By] W. H. Kingsbury. (Statement Of Responsibility). A continuous strip mounted on linen (26 1/2 x 208 cm) folded, accordion fashion, to form 10 leaves. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form).
    • Contributor: S. W. Fores - Kingsbury, W. H.
    • Date: 1788
  • Book/Printed Material
    The gentleman & lady's companion containing the newest coti...
    Gentleman and lady's companion
    Book. print | 24 p. ; 13 cm. (12mo) | Signatures: [A]℗ B♯ C℗ D♯. 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). 2-90-274,12
    • Contributor: Printed by J. Trumbull - American Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1798

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  • Book/Printed Material
    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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  • Book/Printed Material
    Arte de danzar a la francesa adornado con quarenta figuras, q... Book. print | 4 p.l., 72 p. illus., diagrs. 14 cm. | Su autor Pablo Minguet e Irol ... Añadido en esta tercera impression todos los passos, ò movimientos del danzar à la española ... (Statement Of Responsibility). 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: P. Minguet, En Su Casa - Minguet É Irol, Pablo
    • Date: 1737

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    The friendship Mr. Isaac's new dance for the year 1715 Book. print | [8] leaves : ill., music ; 29 cm. (fol.) | the tune by Mr. Paisible ; engraven in characters & figures for the use of masters writ by Mr. Pemberton ... (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: Printed for I. Walsh ... And I. Hare - Isaac (Mr) - Isaac
    • Date: 1715

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  • Book/Printed Material
    The Pastorall Mr. Issac's new dance made for Her Majestys b...
    Pastoral
    Book. print | [12] p. : ill., music ; 29 cm. (fol.) | the tune by Mr. Paisible ; engraven in characters and figures for the use of masters writ by Mr. Pemberton ... (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: Printed for I. Walsh ... And I. Hare - Isaac (Mr) - Isaac
    • Date: 1713

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  • Book/Printed Material
    The rigadoon royal Mr. Isaac's new dance made for Her Majes... Book. print | [9] leaves : ill., music. ; 29 cm. (fol.) | engraven in characters & figures for the use of masters writ by Mr. de la Garde, dancing master ... (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: Printed for I. Walsh ... & I. Hare - Isaac (Mr) - Isaac - Paisible, James
    • Date: 1711

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    The royal Ann Mr. Isaac's new dance made for Her Majestys b...
    Royall Ann
    Book. print | [8] leaves : ill., music ; 29 cm. (fol.) | the tune by Mr. Paisible ; engraven in characters & figures for the use of masters ... (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: Printed for I. Walsh ... & I. Hare - Isaac (Mr) - Isaac
    • Date: 1712

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    The royal Portuguez Mr. Isaac's new dance made for Her Maje...
    Royal Portuguese
    Book. print | [14] leaves : ill., music ; 29 cm. (fol.) | the tune by Mr. Paisible ; engraven in characters & figurs [sic] for the use of masters writ by Mr. de la Garde ... and revis'd by the author ... (Statement Of Responsibility). LC copy imperfect: 12th couplet supplied in ms. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...
    • Contributor: Printed for I. Walsh & P. Randall ... & I. Hare - Isaac (Mr) - Isaac
    • Date: 1709

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    The royall gailliarde Mr. Isaac's new dance made for Her Ma...
    Royal galliard
    Book. print | [14] leaves : ill., music ; 29 cm. (fol.) | the tune by Mr. Paisible ; engraven in characters & figures for the use of ma[ste]rs writt [sic] by Mr. de la Garde ... (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: Printed for J. Walsh & P. Randall ... & J. Hare - Isaac (Mr) - Isaac
    • Date: 1710

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    The Godolphin Mr. Isaac's new dance made for Her Majestys b... Book. print | [7] leaves : ill., music ; 29 cm. (fol.) | the tune by Mr. Paisible ; engraven in characters & figures for the use of masters writ by Mr. Pemberton ... (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: Printed for I. Walsh ... And I. Hare - Isaac (Mr) - Isaac
    • Date: 1714

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  • Book/Printed Material
    An essay for the further improvement of dancing being a col... Book. print | 5 p.l., 54 pl. (partly fold.) 26 x 19 cm. | By E. Pemberton. To which is added, three single dances, viz. a chacone by Mr. Isaac, a passacaille by Mr. L'Abbe, and a jig by Mr. Pecour ... (Statement Of Responsibility). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic ...
    • Contributor: J. Walsh [Etc.] - Pemberton, E.
    • Date: 1711

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    Abbregé de la nouvelle methode, dans l'art d'écrire ou de tra...
    Abregé de la nouv. choregraphie
    Book. print | 5 p.l., 111 (i.e. 110), [2] p., 1 l., 83 p. incl. diagrs. 20 cm. | mise au jour par le Sr. Rameau ... Ouvrage très utile pour toutes personnes qui ont sçu ou qui apprennent à danser, puis que par le secour de ce livre, on peut se remettre facilement dans toutes les danses que l'on à appris ... (Statement ...
    • Contributor: Chez L'auteur, Faubourg St Germain [Etc - Rameau, Pierre - Pécourt, Guillaume Louis - Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1725

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    Le maître a danser Qui enseigne la maniere de faire tous le... Book. print | xxiv, 271, [1] p. front., plates, diagrs. 20 cm. | Par le Sieur Rameau ... (Statement Of Responsibility). Plates signed: P. Rameau, invenit et fecìt. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form).
    • Contributor: Rollin Fils - Rameau, Pierre
    • Date: 1748

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    The dancing-master: or, The art of dancing explained Wherei...
    Dancing-master | Art of dancing explained
    Book. print | xxxii, 160 p. front., 56 pl. (part fold.) 25 cm. | Done from the French of Monsieur Rameau, by J. Essex ... (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). FINIS.
    • Contributor: Printed and Sold by Him, and J. Brotherton - Rameau, Pierre - Essex, John
    • Date: 1728

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    The art of dancing explained by reading and figures whereby...
    Art of dancing explain'd
    Book. print | 12 p.l., [3]-159, [1] p. front. (port.) 37 pl. 30 x 23 cm. | being the original work, first design'd in the year 1724, and now published by Kellom Tomlinson, dancing-master ... In two books. (Statement Of Responsibility). The frontispiece is dated 1754. Many of the plates contain tunes for the dances which they illustrate. Available also through the Library of ...
    • Contributor: Printed for the Author - Tomlinson, Kellom
    • Date: 1735

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    A collection of ball-dances perform'd at court viz. the Ric... Book. print | 3 p.l., 41 plates on 32 l. 27 cm. | All compos'd by Mr. Isaac, and writ down in characters, by John Weaver, dancing-master. (Statement Of Responsibility). Plates contain diagrams of dance figures; at head of each diagram, the tune for the dance figure is represented. Book-plate of Alfred Henry Littleton and Rosalind Littleton. Bound in full mottled calf, gilt, inside ...
    • Contributor: Printed for the Author, and Sold by J. Vaillant - Isaac (Mr) - Isaac - Weaver, John - Paisible, James
    • Date: 1706

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    Méthode pour exercer l'oreille a la mesure dans l'art de la d... Book. print | 2 p.l., 56 p., 1 l., 20 p. music. 21 cm. | Par M. Bacquoy-Guédon ... (Statement Of Responsibility). "Seconde partie, contenant des airs de différens mouvemens, pour exercer l'oreille à la mesure, dans le menuet & dans la contre-danse," with special t.-p.: 1 l., 20 p. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and ...
    • Contributor: Chez Valade, Libraire - Bacquoy-Guédon, Alexis
    • Date: 1785

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    Recüeil de dances contenant un tres grand nombres, des meilli... Book. print | 1 p.l., 5 numb. l., 128 (i.e. 228), 16 p. diagrs. 25 cm. | Recüeillies et mises au jour par Mr. Feüillet ... (Statement Of Responsibility). Engraved throughout. "Airs des dances contenuës en ce recüeil, qui sert de table à ce volume": 16 p. at end. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical ...
    • Contributor: Chez Le Sieur Feüillet - Feuillet, Raoul-Auger - Pécourt, Guillaume Louis
    • Date: 1704

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    Per. receüil [sic] de danses de bal pour l'année 1703
    Premier recueil de danses de bal
    Book. print | 2 p.l., 27 p. of diagrs. 22 cm. | De la composition de M. Pecour, et mis au jour par M. Feüillet ... (Statement Of Responsibility). Full-page diagrams; at head of each diagram, the tune for the dance figure is represented. "Airs de danses contenües en ce recüil [sic]": verso of t.-p. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...
    • Contributor: Le Sieur Feüillet [Etc.] - Feuillet, Raoul-Auger - Pécourt, Guillaume Louis
    • Date: 1702

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    Le répertoire des bals ou Theorie-pratique des contredanses...
    Theorie-pratique des contredanses
    Book. print | v. front. (v. 2) fold. plates, diagrs. 20 cm. | Par le sr. de La Cuisse ... (Statement Of Responsibility). Engraved throughout; line borders. Imprint varies. Vol. 1 is in 2 parts. The second part has special t.-p.: Suite du Répertoire des bals, ou recueil de contredanses. Par le s. de La Cuisse. Paris, Melle Castagnery, 1762. The same title occurs ...
    • Contributor: Cailleau [Etc.] - La Cuisse (Sr. De) - La Cuisse
    • Date: 1762

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    Familiar dialogues on dancing, between a minister and a dance... Book. print | 39, [1] p. ; 21 cm. (8vo) | by John Phillips ... (Statement Of Responsibility). Signatures: [A]♯ B-E♯. LC copy imperfect: one line of text after author's name on t.p. blotted out. 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 T. Kirk - Phillips, John - American Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1798

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    Traité sur l'art de la danse dédié á Monsieur Gardel, l'ainé Book. print | 1 p.l., A-D, 122 p. incl. diagrs., music. 22 cm. | Par M. Malpied. (Statement Of Responsibility). Engr. t-p. and text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form).
    • Contributor: Boüin - [Etc., Etc - Malpied (M) - Malpied
    • Date: 1770

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    The dancing-master; or, Directions for dancing country-danc...
    Directions for dancing country-dances
    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 facsimile page images. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form).
    • Contributor: Printed by W. Pearson and Sold by J. Young - Playford, John
    • Date: 1728

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    Potpourri françois des contre-danse ancienne tel quil se dans...
    Potpourri françois de contre danse ancienne tel qu'il se danse chez la Reine
    Book. print | 2 v. : diagrams, music ; 22 cm. | Title proper, extent statement, and approximate date of publication from Derra de Moroda. Each of the 12 pieces which together with 4 unnumbered pages at the beginning form v. 1 has special t.p. with title: Potpourri françois de contre danse ancienne ... arrangé et mis au jour par M[onsieu]r Landrin, m[aî]tre de ...
    • Contributor: Chez Landrin - M[Archan]d De Musique Ét De Dans[E] - Lahante - M[Aî]tre De Danse - M[Ademoise]lle Castagnery - Et Aux Adresse Ordinaires - Landrin
    • Date: 1760

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    Receuil danglaise arrangees avec leurs traits telle quel se d...
    Recueil d'anglaises
    Book. print | 11, [2], 3 p. : diagrams, music ; 23 cm. | mis au jour par M[onsieu]r Landrin, m[ai]tre de danse ét compositeur des traits des contre-danse. (Statement Of Responsibility). Engraved throughout. Chainlines vertical; no watermark found. Signatures: [1]¡ chi℗. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote ...
    • Contributor: Landrin, M[Archan]d De Musique Ét De Dans[E] ... Ét Chez Mlle Castagnery - Landrin
    • Date: 1760

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    Recueil de dances Book. print | 1 p.l., 72 p. of diagrs. 24 cm. | composées par M. Pecour ... et mise sur le papier par M. Feuillet ... (Statement Of Responsibility). 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 ...
    • Contributor: L'auteur - Feuillet, Raoul-Auger - Pécourt, Guillaume Louis
    • Date: 1709

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