Modern refinement, or, The art of dancing
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Modern refinement, or, The art of dancing as taught and practiced at the present day, considered in reference to its moral tendency : a discourse, delivered at East Haddam, Second Society, Dec. 24, 1800 : at a public lecture

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Published by Printed by Samuel Green in New London [Conn.] .
Written in English


  • Dance,
  • Dance -- Moral and ethical aspects

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Edition Notes

Other titlesThe art of dancing
Statementby William Lyman
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 846
The Physical Object
Pagination19 p
Number of Pages19
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15071954M

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