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The dancing-master: or, Directions for dancing country dances, [microform] with the tunes to each dance for the treble-violin
Bib ID 1220340
Format MicroformMicroform, BookBook
Author
Playford, John, 1623-1686?
 
Uniform Title The English dancing master
Edition The tenth edition; with additions of several new dances and tunes never before printed. 
Description [London] : Printed by J. Heptinstall, for Samuel Sprint at the Bell in Little-Britain, and H. Playford at his Shop in the Temple-Change, or at his House in Arundel-street in the Strand, 1698 
[8], 196, p.198, 194-195, 201-202, 198-199, 205-206, 202-203, 209-215 [i.e. 216], [2] p. : music, engr. (woodcut) ; 
Series

Early English books, 1641-1700 ; 1976:5.

Notes

Preface signed: H.P. [i.e. Henry Playford].

Title page engraved (woodcut).

Place of publication from Wing.

First ed. published as: The English dancing master. 1650.

Signatures: A#24 B-R#26, S#22 T#26 [T2 mis-signed S2] U#24 [-U4].

Leaves following p.196 (S2v) lack catchwords.

With an index, table and advertisement.

Pagination has numerous mistakes; text appears to be continuous.

Reproduction of the original in the British Library.

Cited In

Wing (2nd ed.) P2476.

Reproduction Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich.: University Microfilms International, 1989. 1 microfilm reel 35 mm. (Early English books, 1641-1700; 1976:05). 
Subjects Dance -- Early works to 1800.  |  Country-dances (Music) -- Early works to 1800.  |  Dance music -- England -- Early works to 1800.  |  Violin music -- Early works to 1800.
Other authors/contributors Playford, Henry, 1657-
Also Titled

Dancing-master.

Directions for dancing country dances.

Available From UMI 300 N Zeeb Rd., Ann Arbor, MI 48103-1553 

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