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Title
Le répertoire des bals ou Theorie-pratique des contredanses, décrites d'une maniere aisée avec des figures démonstratives pour les pouvoir danser facilement, auxquelles on a ajouté les airs notés
Other Title
Theorie-pratique des contredanses
Contributor Names
La Cuisse -- Sr. de -- 18th cent
Created / Published
Cailleau [etc.], A Paris, 1762-, monographic.
Subject Headings
-  Country-dance -- Handbooks, manuals, etc -- Early works to 1800
-  Country-dances
-  Dance Instruction and Technical Manuals
-  Notation for Dance
-  Music for Dance
Genre
book
Notes
-  Par le sr. de La Cuisse ... (statement of responsibility)
-  Engraved throughout; line borders.
-  Imprint varies.
-  Vol. 1 is in 2 parts. The second part has special t.-p.: Suite du Répertoire des bals, ou recueil de contredanses. Par le s. de La Cuisse. Paris, Melle Castagnery, 1762. The same title occurs in v. 2-3, following the special t.-p. indicated below.
-  Vols. 2-3 have title: Suite du Répertoire des bals, ou II.eme [-3.e] volume du recueil des airs et figures des meilleures et plus nouvelles contredanses ...
-  The dances are in "cahiers" or "feuilles," each dance constituting a "feuille" (with special t.-p., v. 2-3). These were issued both separately and in volumes.
-  LC copy imperfect: pages 17-24 of v. 1 misplaced in binding.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (additional physical form)
Form
print
electronic resource
remote
Extent
v. front. (v. 2) fold. plates, diagrs. 20 cm.
Repository
Music Division
Library of Congress Control Number
12029698
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/12029698
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La Cuisse. Le répertoire des bals ou Theorie-pratique des contredanses, décrites d'une maniere aisée avec des figures démonstratives pour les pouvoir danser facilement, auxquelles on a ajouté les airs notés. [Cailleau etc., A Paris, -<65 >, monographic, 1762] Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/12029698/. (Accessed February 27, 2017.)

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La Cuisse. (1762) Le répertoire des bals ou Theorie-pratique des contredanses, décrites d'une maniere aisée avec des figures démonstratives pour les pouvoir danser facilement, auxquelles on a ajouté les airs notés. [Cailleau etc., A Paris, -<65 >, monographic] [Image] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/12029698/.

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La Cuisse. Le répertoire des bals ou Theorie-pratique des contredanses, décrites d'une maniere aisée avec des figures démonstratives pour les pouvoir danser facilement, auxquelles on a ajouté les airs notés. [Cailleau etc., A Paris, -<65 >, monographic, 1762] Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/12029698/>.