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Recüeil de dances contenant un tres grand nombres, des meillieures entrées de ballet de Mr. Pecour, tant pour homme que pour femmes, dont la plus grande partie ont été dancées à l'Opera.

Recüeil de dances contenant un tres grand nombres, des meillieures ent...

This treatise includes six solo dances for women; eight for men; and seventeen duets for a man and a woman, two women, or two men, all choreographed by French dancer and choreographer, Guillaume-Louis Pecour (c... more

Essai sur la danse, antique et moderne ...

Essai sur la danse, antique et moderne ...

All of Mme. Voiart's manual is devoted to the history of dance. Quoting heavily from many previously published materials, including a number of travelogues, this book discusses the origins of dance and devotes ... more

Lettres à Sophie sur la danse, suivies d'entretiens sur les danses ancienne, moderne, religieuse, civile et théâtrale;

Lettres à Sophie sur la danse, suivies d'entretiens sur les danses an...

Essentially a history of Greek, Roman, and early religious dance, and French court dance, the text is drawn from numerous writers, including Mme. Elise Voiart, Joseph Juste Scaliger, Claude François Ménestrie... more

The code of Terpsichore : the art of dancing, comprising its theory and practice, and a history of its rise and progress, from the earliest times ... /

The code of Terpsichore : the art of dancing, comprising its theory an...

This is one of several books written by Italian dancer, choreographer, and writer Blasis (1803-1878). It covers the history and theory of dance, pantomime, the composition of ballets, and contains a section dev... more

The amateur's vademecum. A practical treatise on the art of dancing ...

The amateur's vademecum. A practical treatise on the art of dancing .....

Reilley's work is a typical example of dance manuals published during the last quarter of the nineteenth century. Whereas previous manuals often had many pages devoted to etiquette and deportment, Reilley devot... more

Clog dancing made easy. The elements and practice of that art arranged, simplified and corrected, with examples.

Clog dancing made easy. The elements and practice of that art arranged...

This manual contains instructions for twelve steps that, according to the author, can be learned by practicing two hours a day. Libretti and music are provided for three musical comedy sketches that require clog dancing.

Grammar of the art of dancing, theoretical and practical; lessons in the arts of dancing and dance writing (choregraphy) with drawings, musical examples, choregraphic symbols, and special music scores, translated from the German of Friedrich Albert Zorn... edited by Alfonso Josephs Sheafe ...

Grammar of the art of dancing, theoretical and practical; lessons in t...

The first edition of Zorn's book was published in Leipzig in 1887 under the title Grammatik der Tanzkunst; later it was translated into English and Russian. Through text and Zorn's innovative dance notation sys... more

A history of dancing.

A history of dancing.

St. Johnston claims that his book fills a gap in the documentation of dance history and confesses he knows of only three books on the subject, those by Gaston Vuillier, Edward Scott, and John Weaver. The work c... more

Traité pratique et théorique de la danse,

Traité pratique et théorique de la danse,

As was common practice during the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, much of this text was borrowed from other writers. The author begins with a general history of dance and proceeds with an explanation ... more

The tango, as standardized and taught by the representative dancing masters of the North American continent; tango two-step, hesitation waltz, Boston glide, one-step,

The tango, as standardized and taught by the representative dancing ma...

This pamphlet on the tango, claimed by its author to have been "shorn of crudities which caused it to be criticized," describes a variety of steps and step combinations.

Recüeil de dances contenant un tres grand nombres, des meillieures entrées de ballet de Mr. Pecour, tant pour homme que pour femmes, dont la plus grande partie ont été dancées à l'Opera

Recüeil de dances contenant un tres grand nombres, des meillieures ent...

Recüeillies et mises au jour par Mr. Feüillet ... (statement of responsibility) Engraved throughout. "Airs des dances contenuës en ce recüeil, qui sert de table à ce volume": 16 p. at end. Available also throug... more

Chorégraphie, ou L'art de décrire la dance par caracteres, figures et signes desmonstratifs, avec lesquels on apprend facilement de soy même toutes sortes de dances

Chorégraphie, ou L'art de décrire la dance par caracteres, figures et ...

Engraved throughout. Contains music. With this are bound the author's Recueil de dances ... Paris, 1709, and Recueil de dances, composées par M. Pecour ... et mise sur le papier par M. Feuillet ... Paris, 1709... more

Trattato del ballo nobile

Trattato del ballo nobile

di Giambatista Dufort, indirizzato all' eccellenza delle signore dame, e de' signori cavalieri napoletani. (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page... more

Prima, e seconda memoria per servire alla istoria del ballo degli antichi

Prima, e seconda memoria per servire alla istoria del ballo degli anti...

del signor Burette. n°. II. (statement of responsibility) Title vignette. Previously published in the Académie royale des inscriptions et belles-lettres. Histoire, avec les Mémoires de littérature tirez des reg... more

La danse ancienne et moderne ou Traité historique de la danse

La danse ancienne et moderne ou Traité historique de la danse

Par M. de Cahusac ... (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (additional physical form)

Trattato teorico-prattico di ballo

Trattato teorico-prattico di ballo

di Gennaro Magri ... (statement of responsibility) The engraved plates consist of diagrammed dances, most with accompanying dance music, which was composed by Magri, De Dominicis, Di Gennaro, Giuliano, A. Monto... more

Essai sur la danse, antique et moderne

Essai sur la danse, antique et moderne

Par Mme. Élise Voiart. (statement of responsibility) On cover: "Encyclopédie des dames." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site in as facsimile page images and full text. (additional physical form)

Lettres à Sophie sur la danse suivies d'entretiens sur les danses ancienne, moderne, religieuse, civile et théâtrale

Lettres à Sophie sur la danse suivies d'entretiens sur les danses anci...

par A. Baron. (statement of responsibility) Published in 1824 under title: Lettres et entretiens sur la danse ancienne, moderne, religieuse, civile et théâtrale. LC copy imperfect: p. 5-8 wanting. Available als... more

The code of Terpsichore The art of dancing, comprising its theory and practice, and a history of its rise and progress, from the earliest times

The code of Terpsichore The art of dancing, comprising its theory and ...

by C. Blasis ... Translated under the author's immediate inspection by R. Barton] (statement of responsibility) On spine: Code of Terpsichore. By C. Blasis ... With seventeen plates; illustrating upwards of six... more

Histoire anecdotique et pittoresque de la danse chez les peuples anciens et modernes

Histoire anecdotique et pittoresque de la danse chez les peuples ancie...

Par F. Fertiault ... (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (additional physical form)

Geschichte der Tanzkunst bei den cultivirten Völkern von den ersten Anfängen bis auf die gegenwärtige Zeit

Geschichte der Tanzkunst bei den cultivirten Völkern von den ersten An...

Von Albert Czerwinski. Mit 34 in den Text gedruckten Abbildungen und 9 alten Tanzmelodien. (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (additi... more

Traité de la danse seul guide complet renfermant 200 danses differentes de salons, grands bals, sociétés, théâtre, concert province et etranger; avec 500 dessins et figures explicatives

Traité de la danse seul guide complet renfermant 200 danses differente...

par Eug. Giraudet ... suivi d'un appendice contenant environ 30 danses diverses pour piano. (statement of responsibility) Dance music for piano solo: 98 p. at end. Publisher's plate no.: A.C. 9384. Available al... more

The amateur's vademecum A practical treatise on the art of dancing

The amateur's vademecum A practical treatise on the art of dancing

By E. B. Reilley ... (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (additional physical form)

Clog dancing made easy The elements and practice of that art arranged, simplified and corrected, with examples

Clog dancing made easy The elements and practice of that art arranged,...

By Henry Tucker. (statement of responsibility) With music. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (additional physical form)

The double sword dance

The double sword dance

Described and copyrighted November, 1895, by Prof. H. N. Grant ... (statement of responsibility) Caption title. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (a... more

Stage and fancy dancing

Stage and fancy dancing

By F. C. Nott ... (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (additional physical form)

La danse Comment on dansait, comment on danse

La danse Comment on dansait, comment on danse

Technique de Mme Berthe Bernay ... notation musicale de MM. Francis Casadesus et Jules Maugué. Illustrations de M. Valvérane. (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web sit... more

The dance, ancient and modern

The dance, ancient and modern

translated from the French by Arabella E. Moore. (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (additional physical form)

Clendenen's treatise on elementary and classical dancing

Clendenen's treatise on elementary and classical dancing

By F. Leslie Clendenen ... (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (additional physical form)

Grammar of the art of dancing, theoretical and practical lessons in the arts of dancing and dance writing (choregraphy) with drawings, musical examples, choregraphic symbols, and special music scores, translated from the German of Friedrich Albert Zorn... edited by Alfonso Josephs Sheafe

Grammar of the art of dancing, theoretical and practical lessons in th...

Translated by Benjamin P. Coates. Supplemented by: "Musical score of the Grammar of the art of dancing, by Friedrich Albert Zorn, edited by Alfonso Josephs Sheafe ..." (1 p.l., 37 p. 21x28 cm.) published: Bosto... more

A history of dancing

A history of dancing

By Reginald St. Johnston ... (statement of responsibility) "Literature": p. 194-195. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (additional physical form)

Dancing

Dancing

by Mrs. Lilly Grove, F.R.G.S., and other writers, with musical examples. Illustrated by Percy Macquoid and by numerous reproductions of engravings, prints and photographs. (statement of responsibility) Short co... more

Traité pratique et théorique de la danse

Traité pratique et théorique de la danse

par Edmond Bourgeois. (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (additional physical form)

The tango as standardized and taught by the representative dancing masters of the North American continent; tango two-step, hesitation waltz, Boston glide, one-step

The tango as standardized and taught by the representative dancing mas...

described by Miss Eileen Swepstone ... illustrated by Miss Swepstone and Mr. Bernard Tweedale. (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and ... more

The art of dancing its theory and practice

The art of dancing its theory and practice

by F. Leslie Clendenen. Drawings by Mrs. Clendenen. Intended for amateurs as well as for professional teachers ... (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsim... more

Recüeil de dances contenant un tres grand nombres, des meillieures entrées de ballet de Mr. Pecour, tant pour homme que pour femmes, dont la plus grande partie ont été dancées à l'Opera

Recüeil de dances contenant un tres grand nombres, des meillieures ent...

Recüeillies et mises au jour par Mr. Feüillet ... (statement of responsibility) Engraved throughout. "Airs des dances contenuës en ce recüeil, qui sert de table à ce volume": 16 p. at end. Available also throug... more

Chorégraphie, ou L'art de décrire la dance par caracteres, figures et signes desmonstratifs, avec lesquels on apprend facilement de soy même toutes sortes de dances

Chorégraphie, ou L'art de décrire la dance par caracteres, figures et ...

Engraved throughout. Contains music. With this are bound the author's Recueil de dances ... Paris, 1709, and Recueil de dances, composées par M. Pecour ... et mise sur le papier par M. Feuillet ... Paris, 1709... more

Trattato del ballo nobile

Trattato del ballo nobile

di Giambatista Dufort, indirizzato all' eccellenza delle signore dame, e de' signori cavalieri napoletani. (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page... more

Prima, e seconda memoria per servire alla istoria del ballo degli antichi

Prima, e seconda memoria per servire alla istoria del ballo degli anti...

del signor Burette. n°. II. (statement of responsibility) Title vignette. Previously published in the Académie royale des inscriptions et belles-lettres. Histoire, avec les Mémoires de littérature tirez des reg... more

La danse ancienne et moderne ou Traité historique de la danse

La danse ancienne et moderne ou Traité historique de la danse

Par M. de Cahusac ... (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (additional physical form)

Trattato teorico-prattico di ballo

Trattato teorico-prattico di ballo

di Gennaro Magri ... (statement of responsibility) The engraved plates consist of diagrammed dances, most with accompanying dance music, which was composed by Magri, De Dominicis, Di Gennaro, Giuliano, A. Monto... more

Essai sur la danse, antique et moderne

Essai sur la danse, antique et moderne

Par Mme. Élise Voiart. (statement of responsibility) On cover: "Encyclopédie des dames." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site in as facsimile page images and full text. (additional physical form)

Lettres à Sophie sur la danse suivies d'entretiens sur les danses ancienne, moderne, religieuse, civile et théâtrale

Lettres à Sophie sur la danse suivies d'entretiens sur les danses anci...

par A. Baron. (statement of responsibility) Published in 1824 under title: Lettres et entretiens sur la danse ancienne, moderne, religieuse, civile et théâtrale. LC copy imperfect: p. 5-8 wanting. Available als... more

The code of Terpsichore The art of dancing, comprising its theory and practice, and a history of its rise and progress, from the earliest times

The code of Terpsichore The art of dancing, comprising its theory and ...

by C. Blasis ... Translated under the author's immediate inspection by R. Barton] (statement of responsibility) On spine: Code of Terpsichore. By C. Blasis ... With seventeen plates; illustrating upwards of six... more

Histoire anecdotique et pittoresque de la danse chez les peuples anciens et modernes

Histoire anecdotique et pittoresque de la danse chez les peuples ancie...

Par F. Fertiault ... (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (additional physical form)

Geschichte der Tanzkunst bei den cultivirten Völkern von den ersten Anfängen bis auf die gegenwärtige Zeit

Geschichte der Tanzkunst bei den cultivirten Völkern von den ersten An...

Von Albert Czerwinski. Mit 34 in den Text gedruckten Abbildungen und 9 alten Tanzmelodien. (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (additi... more

The amateur's vademecum A practical treatise on the art of dancing

The amateur's vademecum A practical treatise on the art of dancing

By E. B. Reilley ... (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (additional physical form)

Traité de la danse seul guide complet renfermant 200 danses differentes de salons, grands bals, sociétés, théâtre, concert province et etranger; avec 500 dessins et figures explicatives

Traité de la danse seul guide complet renfermant 200 danses differente...

par Eug. Giraudet ... suivi d'un appendice contenant environ 30 danses diverses pour piano. (statement of responsibility) Dance music for piano solo: 98 p. at end. Publisher's plate no.: A.C. 9384. Available al... more

Clog dancing made easy The elements and practice of that art arranged, simplified and corrected, with examples

Clog dancing made easy The elements and practice of that art arranged,...

By Henry Tucker. (statement of responsibility) With music. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (additional physical form)

The double sword dance

The double sword dance

Described and copyrighted November, 1895, by Prof. H. N. Grant ... (statement of responsibility) Caption title. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (a... more

Stage and fancy dancing

Stage and fancy dancing

By F. C. Nott ... (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (additional physical form)

La danse Comment on dansait, comment on danse

La danse Comment on dansait, comment on danse

Technique de Mme Berthe Bernay ... notation musicale de MM. Francis Casadesus et Jules Maugué. Illustrations de M. Valvérane. (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web sit... more

The dance, ancient and modern

The dance, ancient and modern

translated from the French by Arabella E. Moore. (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (additional physical form)

Clendenen's treatise on elementary and classical dancing

Clendenen's treatise on elementary and classical dancing

By F. Leslie Clendenen ... (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (additional physical form)

Grammar of the art of dancing, theoretical and practical lessons in the arts of dancing and dance writing (choregraphy) with drawings, musical examples, choregraphic symbols, and special music scores, translated from the German of Friedrich Albert Zorn... edited by Alfonso Josephs Sheafe

Grammar of the art of dancing, theoretical and practical lessons in th...

Translated by Benjamin P. Coates. Supplemented by: "Musical score of the Grammar of the art of dancing, by Friedrich Albert Zorn, edited by Alfonso Josephs Sheafe ..." (1 p.l., 37 p. 21x28 cm.) published: Bosto... more

A history of dancing

A history of dancing

By Reginald St. Johnston ... (statement of responsibility) "Literature": p. 194-195. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (additional physical form)

Dancing

Dancing

by Mrs. Lilly Grove, F.R.G.S., and other writers, with musical examples. Illustrated by Percy Macquoid and by numerous reproductions of engravings, prints and photographs. (statement of responsibility) Short co... more

Traité pratique et théorique de la danse

Traité pratique et théorique de la danse

par Edmond Bourgeois. (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (additional physical form)

The tango as standardized and taught by the representative dancing masters of the North American continent; tango two-step, hesitation waltz, Boston glide, one-step

The tango as standardized and taught by the representative dancing mas...

described by Miss Eileen Swepstone ... illustrated by Miss Swepstone and Mr. Bernard Tweedale. (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and ... more

The art of dancing its theory and practice

The art of dancing its theory and practice

by F. Leslie Clendenen. Drawings by Mrs. Clendenen. Intended for amateurs as well as for professional teachers ... (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsim... more

Recüeil de dances contenant un tres grand nombres, des meillieures entrées de ballet de Mr. Pecour, tant pour homme que pour femmes, dont la plus grande partie ont été dancées à l'Opera

Recüeil de dances contenant un tres grand nombres, des meillieures ent...

Recüeillies et mises au jour par Mr. Feüillet ... (statement of responsibility) Engraved throughout. "Airs des dances contenuës en ce recüeil, qui sert de table à ce volume": 16 p. at end. Available also throug... more

Chorégraphie, ou L'art de décrire la dance par caracteres, figures et signes desmonstratifs, avec lesquels on apprend facilement de soy même toutes sortes de dances

Chorégraphie, ou L'art de décrire la dance par caracteres, figures et ...

Engraved throughout. Contains music. With this are bound the author's Recueil de dances ... Paris, 1709, and Recueil de dances, composées par M. Pecour ... et mise sur le papier par M. Feuillet ... Paris, 1709... more

Trattato del ballo nobile

Trattato del ballo nobile

di Giambatista Dufort, indirizzato all' eccellenza delle signore dame, e de' signori cavalieri napoletani. (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page... more

Prima, e seconda memoria per servire alla istoria del ballo degli antichi

Prima, e seconda memoria per servire alla istoria del ballo degli anti...

del signor Burette. n°. II. (statement of responsibility) Title vignette. Previously published in the Académie royale des inscriptions et belles-lettres. Histoire, avec les Mémoires de littérature tirez des reg... more

La danse ancienne et moderne ou Traité historique de la danse

La danse ancienne et moderne ou Traité historique de la danse

Par M. de Cahusac ... (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (additional physical form)

Trattato teorico-prattico di ballo

Trattato teorico-prattico di ballo

di Gennaro Magri ... (statement of responsibility) The engraved plates consist of diagrammed dances, most with accompanying dance music, which was composed by Magri, De Dominicis, Di Gennaro, Giuliano, A. Monto... more

Essai sur la danse, antique et moderne

Essai sur la danse, antique et moderne

Par Mme. Élise Voiart. (statement of responsibility) On cover: "Encyclopédie des dames." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site in as facsimile page images and full text. (additional physical form)

Lettres à Sophie sur la danse suivies d'entretiens sur les danses ancienne, moderne, religieuse, civile et théâtrale

Lettres à Sophie sur la danse suivies d'entretiens sur les danses anci...

par A. Baron. (statement of responsibility) Published in 1824 under title: Lettres et entretiens sur la danse ancienne, moderne, religieuse, civile et théâtrale. LC copy imperfect: p. 5-8 wanting. Available als... more

The code of Terpsichore The art of dancing, comprising its theory and practice, and a history of its rise and progress, from the earliest times

The code of Terpsichore The art of dancing, comprising its theory and ...

by C. Blasis ... Translated under the author's immediate inspection by R. Barton] (statement of responsibility) On spine: Code of Terpsichore. By C. Blasis ... With seventeen plates; illustrating upwards of six... more

Histoire anecdotique et pittoresque de la danse chez les peuples anciens et modernes

Histoire anecdotique et pittoresque de la danse chez les peuples ancie...

Par F. Fertiault ... (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (additional physical form)

Geschichte der Tanzkunst bei den cultivirten Völkern von den ersten Anfängen bis auf die gegenwärtige Zeit

Geschichte der Tanzkunst bei den cultivirten Völkern von den ersten An...

Von Albert Czerwinski. Mit 34 in den Text gedruckten Abbildungen und 9 alten Tanzmelodien. (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (additi... more

The amateur's vademecum A practical treatise on the art of dancing

The amateur's vademecum A practical treatise on the art of dancing

By E. B. Reilley ... (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (additional physical form)

Traité de la danse seul guide complet renfermant 200 danses differentes de salons, grands bals, sociétés, théâtre, concert province et etranger; avec 500 dessins et figures explicatives

Traité de la danse seul guide complet renfermant 200 danses differente...

par Eug. Giraudet ... suivi d'un appendice contenant environ 30 danses diverses pour piano. (statement of responsibility) Dance music for piano solo: 98 p. at end. Publisher's plate no.: A.C. 9384. Available al... more

Clog dancing made easy The elements and practice of that art arranged, simplified and corrected, with examples

Clog dancing made easy The elements and practice of that art arranged,...

By Henry Tucker. (statement of responsibility) With music. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (additional physical form)

The double sword dance

The double sword dance

Described and copyrighted November, 1895, by Prof. H. N. Grant ... (statement of responsibility) Caption title. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (a... more

Stage and fancy dancing

Stage and fancy dancing

By F. C. Nott ... (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (additional physical form)

La danse Comment on dansait, comment on danse

La danse Comment on dansait, comment on danse

Technique de Mme Berthe Bernay ... notation musicale de MM. Francis Casadesus et Jules Maugué. Illustrations de M. Valvérane. (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web sit... more

The dance, ancient and modern

The dance, ancient and modern

translated from the French by Arabella E. Moore. (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (additional physical form)

Clendenen's treatise on elementary and classical dancing

Clendenen's treatise on elementary and classical dancing

By F. Leslie Clendenen ... (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (additional physical form)

Grammar of the art of dancing, theoretical and practical lessons in the arts of dancing and dance writing (choregraphy) with drawings, musical examples, choregraphic symbols, and special music scores, translated from the German of Friedrich Albert Zorn... edited by Alfonso Josephs Sheafe

Grammar of the art of dancing, theoretical and practical lessons in th...

Translated by Benjamin P. Coates. Supplemented by: "Musical score of the Grammar of the art of dancing, by Friedrich Albert Zorn, edited by Alfonso Josephs Sheafe ..." (1 p.l., 37 p. 21x28 cm.) published: Bosto... more

A history of dancing

A history of dancing

By Reginald St. Johnston ... (statement of responsibility) "Literature": p. 194-195. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (additional physical form)

Dancing

Dancing

by Mrs. Lilly Grove, F.R.G.S., and other writers, with musical examples. Illustrated by Percy Macquoid and by numerous reproductions of engravings, prints and photographs. (statement of responsibility) Short co... more

Traité pratique et théorique de la danse

Traité pratique et théorique de la danse

par Edmond Bourgeois. (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (additional physical form)

The tango as standardized and taught by the representative dancing masters of the North American continent; tango two-step, hesitation waltz, Boston glide, one-step

The tango as standardized and taught by the representative dancing mas...

described by Miss Eileen Swepstone ... illustrated by Miss Swepstone and Mr. Bernard Tweedale. (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and ... more

The art of dancing its theory and practice

The art of dancing its theory and practice

by F. Leslie Clendenen. Drawings by Mrs. Clendenen. Intended for amateurs as well as for professional teachers ... (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsim... more

Recüeil de dances contenant un tres grand nombres, des meillieures entrées de ballet de Mr. Pecour, tant pour homme que pour femmes, dont la plus grande partie ont été dancées à l'Opera

Recüeil de dances contenant un tres grand nombres, des meillieures ent...

Recüeillies et mises au jour par Mr. Feüillet ... (statement of responsibility) Engraved throughout. "Airs des dances contenuës en ce recüeil, qui sert de table à ce volume": 16 p. at end. Available also throug... more

Chorégraphie, ou L'art de décrire la dance par caracteres, figures et signes desmonstratifs, avec lesquels on apprend facilement de soy même toutes sortes de dances

Chorégraphie, ou L'art de décrire la dance par caracteres, figures et ...

Engraved throughout. Contains music. With this are bound the author's Recueil de dances ... Paris, 1709, and Recueil de dances, composées par M. Pecour ... et mise sur le papier par M. Feuillet ... Paris, 1709... more

Trattato del ballo nobile

Trattato del ballo nobile

di Giambatista Dufort, indirizzato all' eccellenza delle signore dame, e de' signori cavalieri napoletani. (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page... more

Prima, e seconda memoria per servire alla istoria del ballo degli antichi

Prima, e seconda memoria per servire alla istoria del ballo degli anti...

del signor Burette. n°. II. (statement of responsibility) Title vignette. Previously published in the Académie royale des inscriptions et belles-lettres. Histoire, avec les Mémoires de littérature tirez des reg... more

La danse ancienne et moderne ou Traité historique de la danse

La danse ancienne et moderne ou Traité historique de la danse

Par M. de Cahusac ... (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (additional physical form)

Trattato teorico-prattico di ballo

Trattato teorico-prattico di ballo

di Gennaro Magri ... (statement of responsibility) The engraved plates consist of diagrammed dances, most with accompanying dance music, which was composed by Magri, De Dominicis, Di Gennaro, Giuliano, A. Monto... more

Essai sur la danse, antique et moderne

Essai sur la danse, antique et moderne

Par Mme. Élise Voiart. (statement of responsibility) On cover: "Encyclopédie des dames." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site in as facsimile page images and full text. (additional physical form)

Lettres à Sophie sur la danse suivies d'entretiens sur les danses ancienne, moderne, religieuse, civile et théâtrale

Lettres à Sophie sur la danse suivies d'entretiens sur les danses anci...

par A. Baron. (statement of responsibility) Published in 1824 under title: Lettres et entretiens sur la danse ancienne, moderne, religieuse, civile et théâtrale. LC copy imperfect: p. 5-8 wanting. Available als... more

The code of Terpsichore The art of dancing, comprising its theory and practice, and a history of its rise and progress, from the earliest times

The code of Terpsichore The art of dancing, comprising its theory and ...

by C. Blasis ... Translated under the author's immediate inspection by R. Barton] (statement of responsibility) On spine: Code of Terpsichore. By C. Blasis ... With seventeen plates; illustrating upwards of six... more

Histoire anecdotique et pittoresque de la danse chez les peuples anciens et modernes

Histoire anecdotique et pittoresque de la danse chez les peuples ancie...

Par F. Fertiault ... (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (additional physical form)

Geschichte der Tanzkunst bei den cultivirten Völkern von den ersten Anfängen bis auf die gegenwärtige Zeit

Geschichte der Tanzkunst bei den cultivirten Völkern von den ersten An...

Von Albert Czerwinski. Mit 34 in den Text gedruckten Abbildungen und 9 alten Tanzmelodien. (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (additi... more

The amateur's vademecum A practical treatise on the art of dancing

The amateur's vademecum A practical treatise on the art of dancing

By E. B. Reilley ... (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (additional physical form)

Traité de la danse seul guide complet renfermant 200 danses differentes de salons, grands bals, sociétés, théâtre, concert province et etranger; avec 500 dessins et figures explicatives

Traité de la danse seul guide complet renfermant 200 danses differente...

par Eug. Giraudet ... suivi d'un appendice contenant environ 30 danses diverses pour piano. (statement of responsibility) Dance music for piano solo: 98 p. at end. Publisher's plate no.: A.C. 9384. Available al... more

Clog dancing made easy The elements and practice of that art arranged, simplified and corrected, with examples

Clog dancing made easy The elements and practice of that art arranged,...

By Henry Tucker. (statement of responsibility) With music. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images and full text. (additional physical form)

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