An American Ballroom Companion: Dance Instruction Manuals ca. 1490 - 1920


Subject:
dancing instruction , dance hall , dance halls , Western Social Dance , Western Social Dances , Western Dance , Western Social Dances , Dance Ordinances and Regulations , Dance Ordinances , Dance Regulations , Dance Ordinance , Dance Regulation , dance history , dance theory , Notation for Dance , Notations for Dance , Notation for Dance , Dance Caricature , Prompting Quadrilles , Music for Dance , dance music , Prompting Quadrille , How to Read a Dance Manual , Read a Dance Manual , how to dance

Description:
A "collection of over two hundred social dance manuals at the Library of Congress" spanning 400 years with "75 video clips that illustrate portions of the Dance Instruction Manuals." Includes "antidance manuals, histories, treatises on etiquette... historical information on theatrical dance," and more.

Publisher:
Library of Congress

Language:
English

Source:
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/ammem/dihtml/dihome.html


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