Allan's Ballroom Guide : Guide to the Ball-Room, with a Few Hints on Drawing-Room Etiquette

By: Allan, Mozart

Price: $28.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Poor with no dust jacket


80 pages; 32mo (4") 8 cm; Small hardcover, red cloth, 80 pages, all edges red, pale yellow endpapers, instructions for 78 dances. Front cover gilt title reads Allan's Ballroom Guide. ; No date but we place it about 1885. New and Enlarged Edition stated. ; Contents include: Hints on dancing. Hints on etiquette. Instructions for dancing all popular ballroom dances (waltzes, reels, etc) plus many known only in Scotland, including: New lancers. Old lancers. Caledonian. Highland schottische. Captain Fleming. Clydesdale lassies. Falkland beauty. Glasgow regatta. May dew. Merry lads of Ayr. Queen's welcome. Rachel Rae. Saint Patrick's day. Tullochgoram. Many more. ; No music. Not a songbook. ; We have graded this item Poor. Main defect: pg 15-16 is missing (instructions for quadrille) all other pages present, intact and readable. Owner name faintly penciled on front endpaper. Gilt lettering bright and readable except for a thin swath. Binding tight. Quite scarce in any condition. Sold as is. ; Allan's Reference Series

Title: Allan's Ballroom Guide : Guide to the Ball-Room, with a Few Hints on Drawing-Room Etiquette

Author Name: Allan, Mozart

Categories: Performing Arts,

Publisher: Mozart Allan: 1885

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Poor with no dust jacket

Item: 0.30 lbs

Seller ID: 22014

Keywords: Ballroom Dancing ; Etiquette ; Waltzes ; Waltz ; Scotland ; Scottish History ; Performing Arts ;,