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    Defence of Fort M'Henry The traditional favorite for first book publication of "The star spangled banner," though three others published that year could make the same claim. This one is accredited as first by most historians. Published in "National songster; or, a collection of the most admired patriotic songs, on the brilliant victories, achieved by the naval and military heroes of the United States of America, over equal ...
    • Contributor: John Gruber and Daniel May - [Key, Francis Scott]
    • Date: 1814

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    [ Facsimile of Keim manuscript] manuscript | 1 manuscript photostat, mounted on cardboard | This copy of the Star spangled banner was written by Key in 1842 for his friend Gen. George Keim of Reading, PA. (Content). Inscription at bottom: "to Gen. Keim." Part of an assortment of uncatalogued clippings and photostats relating to the Star Spangled Banner, housed in the Music Division. Manuscript (Form).
    • Contributor: Key, F. S.
    • Date: 1842
  • Book/Printed Material
    [ Facsimile of first newspaper printing of The star spangled banner] 1 photostat of newspaper article | Published in the" Baltimore Patriot and Evening Advertiser." Part of an assortment of uncatalogued clippings and photostats relating to the Star Spangled Banner, housed in the Music Division.
    • Contributor: Munroe & French - [Key, Francis Scott]
    • Date: 1814-09-20
  • Book/Printed Material
    Defence of Fort M'Henry 21 x 17 cm | This is the first printing of Key's poem. B24 in Star spangled books.
    • Contributor: [Key, Francis Scott]
    • Date: 1814-09-17
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    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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    La danse Comment on dansait, comment on danse Book. print | ix, 418 p. front., illus., plates (part col.) 28 cm. | Technique de Mme Berthe Bernay ... notation musicale de MM. Francis Casadesus et Jules Maugué. Illustrations de M. Valvérane. (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: Garnier Frères - Charbonnel, Raoul
    • Date: 1899

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    Geschichte der Tanzkunst bei den cultivirten Völkern von den ersten Anfängen bis auf die gegenwärtige Zeit
    Geschichte der Tanzkunst
    Book. print | viii, 264, 4 p. illus. 18 cm. | Von Albert Czerwinski. Mit 34 in den Text gedruckten Abbildungen und 9 alten Tanzmelodien. (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. J. Weber - Czerwinski, Albert
    • Date: 1862

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    Histoire anecdotique et pittoresque de la danse chez les peuples anciens et modernes
    Histoire de la danse | Danse et danseurs
    Book. print | 128 p. 16 cm. | Par F. Fertiault ... (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). LBJa'23
    • Contributor: A. Aubry - Fertiault, F. (François) - Fertiault, F.
    • Date: 1854

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    Sketches relative to the history and theory, but more especially to the practice of dancing Intended as hints to the young teachers of the art of dancing
    Sketches relative to the art of dancing
    Dictionary. Book. print | xiv, [15]-224 p. 23 cm. | By Francis Peacock ... (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). LBJe'21
    • Contributor: Printed by J. Chalmers & Co. - Peacock, Francis
    • Date: 1805

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    The amateur's vademecum A practical treatise on the art of dancing
    Vade mecum | Terpsichore
    Book. print | 231 p. front., illus. 16 x 12 cm. | By E. B. Reilley ... (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). " Victoria123
    • Contributor: J. Nicholas, Printer - Reilley, E.
    • Date: 1870

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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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    A treatise on the use and peculiar advantages of dancing and exercises considered as a means of refinement and physical development. With general remarks Book. print | iv, 46 p. 16 cm. | By Francis Mason. (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: Sharp & Hale - Mason, Francis
    • Date: 1854

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    Leitfaden für den Tanz- & Körperbildungs-Unterricht mit Anleitungen über den gesellschaftlichen Verkehr. 14 Tafeln mit 118 figürlichen und choregraphischen Darstellungen Book. print | vii, 109 p. xiv pl. (part fold., incl. diagrs.) 18 cm. | Bearbeitet von J. R. Bosshardt-Strübi ... (Statement Of Responsibility). Plates vii-x wanting. "I. Abteilung. Der gesellschaftliche Tanz" has special 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). Dass zu den ...
    • Contributor: Juchli & Beck - Bosshardt-Strübi, J. R.
    • Date: 1897

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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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    [The code of Terpsichore The art of dancing, comprising its theory and practice, and a history of its rise and progress, from the earliest times
    Art of dancing
    Catalog. Book. print | vii p., 22 p. (music), [5]-548 p. 17 pl. 23 cm. | by C. Blasis ... Translated under the author's immediate inspection by R. Barton] (Statement Of Responsibility). On spine: Code of Terpsichore. By C. Blasis ... With seventeen plates; illustrating upwards of sixty positions. With original quadrilles and waltzes. Arranged for the piano-forte. Barton's English translation of Code complet ...
    • Contributor: E. Bull - Blasis, Carlo
    • Date: 1830

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