By Gaston Vuillier
London   William Heinemann
12.5" by 9" xvi, [1], 2-446pp
A beautifully illustrated history of dancing translated from the French of the noted painter, designer and ethnographer Gaston Vuillier.
By Gaston Vuillier

1898 A History of Dancing From the Earliest Ages

London   William Heinemann
12.5" by 9" xvi, [1], 2-446pp
A beautifully illustrated history of dancing translated from the French of the noted painter, designer and ethnographer Gaston Vuillier.
£38.00
: 4kgs / : 727L11

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First Edition, Publishers' Original Binding

The first edition of this book. 

Collated, lacking three plates. 

From the library of Joan Hewson, the Renowned Cecchetti School of Dance Instructor. Joan left a legacy of numerous successful professional dancers from across the world.  A fascinating reference work, with chapters on sacred dances, religious dances, the grand ballet, modern greek dance and much more.

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In the publisher's original full cloth binding. Externally, sound. Spine is lifting. Light shelfwear to the extremities. Front hinge is strained. Internally, generally firmly bound though strained in places. Pages are bright. Occasional light spots to pages.

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