Book/Printed Material From the ball-room to hell
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- From the ball-room to hell
- This antidance treatise, written by an ex-dancing master, is devoted to condemning the waltz. Some of the chapter titles include "From the Ball-Room to the Grave," "Abandoned Women the Best Dancers," and "The Approval of Society is no Proof Against the Degradation."
- Faulkner, Thomas A.
Created / Published
- Chicago, The Henry Publishing Co. [c1892]
- - Dance--Religious aspects
- - Antidance Literature
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text.
- vi, 7-72 p. 19 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
- GV1741 .F24
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The accompanying videos were produced by the Library of Congress. Note Video Performers for additional credits for video performers.
Credit Line: Library of Congress, Music Division.
Performers for the October 1997 Great Hall event: Dancers
Members of The Jonquil Street Foundation, Inc. Ariane Anthony, Thomas Baird, Barbara Barr, Patricia Beaman, Christopher Caines, Charles Garth, James Martin, Maris Wolff. Musicians - members of The Library of Congress Centennial Cotillion Brass Band, Emerson Head and Robert Sheldon, Leaders (Members, Metro Washington D.C. Federation of Musicians Local 161-710, AFM.)
Performers for the Coolidge Auditorium clips: Dancers
Cheryl Stafford and Thomas Baird. Musicians - Boris Gurevitch (piano), Susan Manus (violin).
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Faulkner, Thomas A. From the Ball-Room to Hell. [Chicago, The Henry Publishing Co, 1892] Image. https://www.loc.gov/item/05028761/.
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Faulkner, T. A. (1892) From the Ball-Room to Hell. [Chicago, The Henry Publishing Co] [Image] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/05028761/.
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Faulkner, Thomas A. From the Ball-Room to Hell. [Chicago, The Henry Publishing Co, 1892] Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/05028761/>.