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The Dance the Story of the Dance in Pictures and Text

By: Martin, John

Price: $14.72

Publisher: New York, Tudor Publishing Co.: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003472

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket

In magnificent pictures and vivid prose, the (former) distinguished dance critic of the New York Times traces the development of the dance from its primitive beginnings through folk and early pageants and spectacles, to the latest forms (for 1946) , and includes dance in films. His ability to access archives of dance history enabled him to collect an amazingly complete group of pictures illustrating all phases of the dance. There are more than 260 superb shots. The book is in four parts: Basic dance, in which the elemental nature of all dance is discussed simply and intimately; Dance for the S... View more info