Category: Dance

Sort

showing 1-8 of 8

Image for A Social History of Scottish Dance; Ane Celestial Recreatioun

A Social History of Scottish Dance; Ane Celestial Recreatioun

By: Emmerson, George S.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Montreal, McGill-Queens University Press, 1972

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)


Original dark blue cloth on boards. No writing or damage. DJ has a few tiny tears head and foot. Jigs, reels, hornpipes, and a whole lot of history ! This meaty volume will be of much interest to the student or teacher of dance as well as the historian. ISBN 0-7735-0087-1. Heavy book will need extra postage. View more info

Image for Dancing Gods; Indian Ceremonials of New Mexico and Arizona

Dancing Gods; Indian Ceremonials of New Mexico and Arizona

By: Fielding, Henry

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A Knopf, 1934

Edition: Second Printing


Grey cloth with spine designs on boards. Various dances of Southwestern U.S. as practiced by Pueblo groups, Hopis, Navajos, and Apaches. Dance as prayer and of "things that matter." 276 pp. plus index. View more info

Image for Dancing; with Musical Examples (Badminton Library of Sports and Pastimes)

Dancing; with Musical Examples (Badminton Library of Sports and Pastimes)

By: Grove, Mrs. Lilly

Price: $200.00

Publisher: London, Longman's, Green, 1895


Much better than Good. Original blue 3/4 leather with orange cloth on boards. Royal seal in gilt. Top edges gilt. Foot and foredges untrimmed. Minor scuffing to spine, yet gilt lettering present and legible. Minor corner tip wear. P.O.N. 454 pp. with index. A luxurious, rare volume offered with no apologies. View more info

Image for Some Traditional Scottish Dances

Some Traditional Scottish Dances

By: G. Douglas Taylor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, The Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing, 1955

Edition: Fourth Edition


Original green cloth on boards. Front. photo of author, and forty drawings of dance steps by Eileen Mayo. Solo dances, Reels for 4 or 8, country dances. Foxing shadows on endpapers. No writing. 82 pp. View more info

Image for Square Dances of Today and How to Teach and Call Them

Square Dances of Today and How to Teach and Call Them

By: Kraus, Richard G.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Ronald Press Company, 1950


Grey cloth on boards. Library marks. 129 pp. View more info

Image for The Diaghilev Ballet in London

The Diaghilev Ballet in London

By: Beaumont, Cyril

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Adam and Charles Black, 1951

Edition: Third Edition


Black cloth on boards. Price-clipped DJ has 4-inch fold split and small piece missing (See photo). 24 full-page plates. Gift note. 355 pp. with index. View more info

Image for The National Ballet of Canada; A Celebration

The National Ballet of Canada; A Celebration

By: N/A

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press, 1978


Original mustard cloth on boards, as new. DJ shows only minor surface abrasions, very good. No names or other marks. Memoir by Celia Franca, founder and artistic director for 25 years.. The story in words and pictures of how an idea developed into one of the leading ballet companies of the world. Nearly 300 photographs, 54 in colour. 283 pp. View more info

Image for The World's Great Ballets; La Fille Mal Gardee to Davidsbundlertanze

The World's Great Ballets; La Fille Mal Gardee to Davidsbundlertanze

By: Gruen, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1981

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)


original black cloth on boards. DJ folded under (doubled) head and foot. Spectacular views of high spots of several famous ballets. Heavy book will need extra postage. ISBN 0-8109-0725-9. View more info