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Dance: A Very Social History

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Published to coincide with an exhibition of dance costumes at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, this brings together four essays by different authors, each treating an aspect of social dancing. Covered are balls of Europe and America from the 18th century to the present; dance steps, from Renaissance Italy to contemporary America; clothing associated with balls; and dance as ...more
Hardcover, 128 pages
Published February 15th 1987 by Rizzoli (first published December 1st 1986)
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