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Title
An essay for the further improvement of dancing being a collection of figure dances, of several numbers, compos'd by the most eminent masters; describ'd in characters after the newest manner of Monsieur Feuillet
Contributor Names
Pemberton, E.
Created / Published
J. Walsh [etc.], London, 1711, monographic.
Subject Headings
-  Ballroom dancing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
-  Dance music
-  Dance Instruction and Technical Manuals
-  Notation for Dance
-  Music for Dance
Genre
book
Notes
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (additional physical form)
Form
print
electronic resource
remote
Extent
5 p.l., 54 pl. (partly fold.) 26 x 19 cm.
Repository
Music Division
Library of Congress Control Number
11027714
Online Format
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https://lccn.loc.gov/11027714
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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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Chicago citation style:

Pemberton, E. Anessay for the further improvement of dancing being a collection of figure dances, of several numbers, compos'd by the most eminent masters; describ'd in characters after the newest manner of Monsieur Feuillet. [J. Walsh etc., London, monographic, 1711] Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/11027714/. (Accessed December 07, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Pemberton, E. (1711) Anessay for the further improvement of dancing being a collection of figure dances, of several numbers, compos'd by the most eminent masters; describ'd in characters after the newest manner of Monsieur Feuillet. [J. Walsh etc., London, monographic] [Image] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/11027714/.

MLA citation style:

Pemberton, E. Anessay for the further improvement of dancing being a collection of figure dances, of several numbers, compos'd by the most eminent masters; describ'd in characters after the newest manner of Monsieur Feuillet. [J. Walsh etc., London, monographic, 1711] Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/11027714/>.