Book/Printed Material The complete system of English country dancing containing all the figures ever used in English country dancing, with a variety of new figures, and new reels

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Title
The complete system of English country dancing containing all the figures ever used in English country dancing, with a variety of new figures, and new reels
Contributor Names
Wilson, Thomas -- dancing master
Created / Published
Sherwood, Neeley and Jones, London, [1815?], monographic.
Subject Headings
-  Country-dance -- England -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
-  Dance Instruction and Technical Manuals
-  Notation for Dance
-  Music for Dance
Genre
book
Notes
-  By Thomas Wilson ... (statement of responsibility)
-  Contains music.
-  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
1 p.l., [v]-xxvii, 339 p. front., fold. tab., diagrs. (part fold.) 19 cm.
Repository
Music Division
Library of Congress Control Number
05029718
Online Format
online text
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image
Description
Book. print | 1 p.l., [v]-xxvii, 339 p. front., fold. tab., diagrs. (part fold.) 19 cm. | By Thomas Wilson ... (Statement Of Responsibility). Contains music. 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). When the Lady or Gentleman, or vice versa, are mentioned, it always means the leading couple, whether at top, bottom, or centre. For a fuller Explanation of this, and the other Technical Terms, see the “Plan of a Country Dance,” and “Ball Room Dictionary,” now preparing for the Press.
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Video Performers

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:

Wilson, Thomas. The complete system of English country dancing containing all the figures ever used in English country dancing, with a variety of new figures, and new reels. [Sherwood, Neeley and Jones, London, ?, monographic, 1815] Pdf. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/05029718/.

APA citation style:

Wilson, T. (1815) The complete system of English country dancing containing all the figures ever used in English country dancing, with a variety of new figures, and new reels. [Sherwood, Neeley and Jones, London, ?, monographic] [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/05029718/.

MLA citation style:

Wilson, Thomas. The complete system of English country dancing containing all the figures ever used in English country dancing, with a variety of new figures, and new reels. [Sherwood, Neeley and Jones, London, ?, monographic, 1815] Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/05029718/>.