Book/Printed Material The ball room guide being a compendium of the theory, practice, and etiquette of dancing, embracing the newest quadrilles, polkas, waltzes, schottisches, &c., also, the Meyen quadrille

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Title
The ball room guide being a compendium of the theory, practice, and etiquette of dancing, embracing the newest quadrilles, polkas, waltzes, schottisches, &c., also, the Meyen quadrille
Contributor Names
Meyen, H. (Henry)
Created / Published
E. & J. Magnus, New York, 1852, monographic.
Subject Headings
-  Ballroom dancing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
-  Dance Instruction and Technical Manuals
Genre
book
Notes
-  as taught by H. Meyen ... (statement of responsibility)
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (additional physical form)
Form
print
electronic resource
remote
Extent
44 p. 14 cm.
Repository
Music Division
Library of Congress Control Number
ca05001758
Online Format
online text
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Description
Book. print | 44 p. 14 cm. | as taught by H. Meyen ... (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). THE MEYEN-QUADRILLE, MUSIC composed AND ARRANGED FOR PIANOby Ferdinand Ficker; can be had at Mr. H. MEYEN'S No. 197 & 199 Walker Street on Wednesday and Saturday, from 2 o'clock till 10 o'clock P. M., or at his Residence: No. 541 Houston Street, 2 Blocks from Broadway.
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Meyen, H. The ball room guide being a compendium of the theory, practice, and etiquette of dancing, embracing the newest quadrilles, polkas, waltzes, schottisches, &c., also, the Meyen quadrille. E. & J. Magnus, New York, monographic, 1852. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/musdi.187/. (Accessed August 16, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Meyen, H. (1852) The ball room guide being a compendium of the theory, practice, and etiquette of dancing, embracing the newest quadrilles, polkas, waltzes, schottisches, &c., also, the Meyen quadrille. E. & J. Magnus, New York, monographic. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/musdi.187/.

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Meyen, H. The ball room guide being a compendium of the theory, practice, and etiquette of dancing, embracing the newest quadrilles, polkas, waltzes, schottisches, &c., also, the Meyen quadrille. E. & J. Magnus, New York, monographic, 1852. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/musdi.187/>.