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Title
How to dance A complete ball-room and party guide. Containing all the latest figures, together with old-fashioned and contra dances now in general use. Also, a guide to ballroom etiquette, toilets, and general useful information for dancers
Created / Published
Tousey & Small, New York, 1878, monographic.
Subject Headings
-  Dance -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
-  Country-dance -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
-  Dance Instruction and Technical Manuals
Genre
book
Notes
-  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
60 p. 16 cm.
Repository
Music Division
Library of Congress Control Number
ca05001770
Online Format
online text
pdf
image
Description
Book. print | 60 p. 16 cm. | 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). AddressTOUSEY & SMALL,Box 5045.16 Nassau Street, N. Y.
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Performers for the October 1997 Great Hall event: Dancers

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How to dance A complete ball-room and party guide. Containing all the latest figures, together with old-fashioned and contra dances now in general use. Also, a guide to ballroom etiquette, toilets, and general useful information for dancers. Tousey & Small, New York, monographic, 1878. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/musdi.098/. (Accessed October 23, 2017.)

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(1878) How to dance A complete ball-room and party guide. Containing all the latest figures, together with old-fashioned and contra dances now in general use. Also, a guide to ballroom etiquette, toilets, and general useful information for dancers. Tousey & Small, New York, monographic. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/musdi.098/.

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How to dance A complete ball-room and party guide. Containing all the latest figures, together with old-fashioned and contra dances now in general use. Also, a guide to ballroom etiquette, toilets, and general useful information for dancers. Tousey & Small, New York, monographic, 1878. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/musdi.098/>.