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The dancing-master: or, Directions for dancing country dances, [microform] with the figure and tunes to each dance
Bib ID 2650414
Format MicroformMicroform, BookBook
Author
Playford, John, 1623-1686?
 
Uniform Title The English dancing master
Edition The sixth edition, with additions. 
Description London : printed by A.G[odbid] and J.P[layford] and are to be sold by John Playford at his shop in Temple, 1679 
[8], 160; 20, 23-24 p. : music, engr. (woodcut) ; 
Series

Early English books, 1641-1700 ; 1976:3.

Notes

Preface signed: J.P. [i.e. John Playford].

Title page engraved (woodcut).

Printers' names from Wing.

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

With an index, table and advertisement.

"A supplement to the Dancing-master, of new dances, never printed before" has separate pagination; register is continuous.

Imperfect: copy catalogued is cropped at foot, affecting imprint and signatures.

Reproduction of the original in the British Library.

Cited In

Wing (2nd ed.) P2472.

Reproduction Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich.: University Microfilms International, 1989. 1 microfilm reel 35 mm. (Early English books, 1641-1700; 1976:03). 
Subjects Dance -- Early works to 1800.  |  Country-dances (Music) -- Early works to 1800.  |  Dance music -- England -- Early works to 1800.
Also Titled

Dancing-master.

Directions for dancing country dances.

Supplement to the Dancing-master, of new dances, never printed before.

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

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