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    The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America See and Hear American History Through Song "Know the songs of a country and you will know its history for the true feeling of a people speaks through what they sing." – Preface to The Songs of Henry Clay Work (1884) Listen to the changes in the "Star Spangled Banner" as played by different bands in different eras. Look at the ways in which...
    • Date: 1581

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    Elements of the art of dancing with a description of the principal figures in the quadrille Statistics. Book. print | vi, [9]-98 p. 2 pl. (incl. front.) 18 cm. | By Alexander Strathy ... (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). John Pillans, Printer.
    • Contributor: Printed for the Author, and Sold by F. Pillans [Etc.] - Strathy, Alexander
    • Date: 1822

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    Essai sur la danse, antique et moderne Book. print | 251, 24 p. front. 18 cm. | Par Mme. Élise Voiart. (Statement Of Responsibility). On cover: "Encyclopédie des dames." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site in as facsimile page images and full text. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). 1823.
    • Contributor: Audot - Voïart, Elise
    • Date: 1823

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    The danciad or, Dancer's monitor. Being a descriptive sketch in verse, on the different styles and methods of dancing quadrilles, waltzes, country dances, &c. &c. ... Together with observations on the laws ...
    Dancer's monitor
    Book. print | 2 p.l., xxi, 208 p. 18 cm. | By Thomas Wilson ... (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). Bel. You'll own it has a school-boy like effect.
    • Contributor: The Author - Wilson, Thomas (Dancing Master) - Wilson, Thomas
    • Date: 1824

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    A Solemn warning to dancers Book. print | 4 p. : 1 ill. ; 18 cm. | Caption title. "No. 28." Source: Gift of John J. and Hanna M. McManus and Morris N. and Chesley V. Young, Oct. 12, 1955. 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). Azor Hoyt, Printer....
    • Contributor: Published by N. Bangs and J. Emory for the Tract Society of the Methodist Episcopal Church
    • Date: 1824

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    Lettres à Sophie sur la danse suivies d'entretiens sur les danses ancienne, moderne, religieuse, civile et théâtrale Book. print | 344 p. front. (fold. facsim.) 22 cm. | par A. Baron. (Statement Of Responsibility). Published in 1824 under title: Lettres et entretiens sur la danse ancienne, moderne, religieuse, civile et théâtrale. LC copy imperfect: p. 5-8 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)....
    • Contributor: Dondey-Dupré Père Et Fils - Baron, A. (Auguste) - Baron, A.
    • Date: 1825

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