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The Resource Society dancing : fashionable bodies in England, 1870-1920, Theresa Jill Buckland

Society dancing : fashionable bodies in England, 1870-1920, Theresa Jill Buckland

Label
Society dancing : fashionable bodies in England, 1870-1920
Title
Society dancing
Title remainder
fashionable bodies in England, 1870-1920
Statement of responsibility
Theresa Jill Buckland
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Based on new archival research, this book uniquely presents a fresh interrogation of how, among London's fashionable society, dancing in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries was variously a means of social modelling, change, conformity and creative individual expression"-- Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Buckland, Theresa
Dewey number
793.310904212
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dance
  • Dance
  • Dance
  • Dance
  • London (England)
  • London (England)
Label
Society dancing : fashionable bodies in England, 1870-1920, Theresa Jill Buckland
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 224-237) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Part I: Society Dances: Fashionable bodies and society dancing; Fashioning dance histories; The seasonal round; Public spaces; Late Victorian repertoire; Anarchy in the ball room -- Part II: Fashioning Gentility: A noble profession; Temples of Terpsichore; The fashioning of ladies; Modelling the lady; Where are our men?; Dancing dogs and manly men -- Part III: Modern Moves: Moving into the twentieth century; Modernizing Terpsichore; Civilization under threat; Knuts and aliens; Civilizing from the centre; Looking back, moving on -- Appendix: Key personnel in society dancing in England, 1870-1920
Control code
FIEb16968062
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 247 pages
Isbn
9780230277144
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)692287904
Label
Society dancing : fashionable bodies in England, 1870-1920, Theresa Jill Buckland
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 224-237) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Part I: Society Dances: Fashionable bodies and society dancing; Fashioning dance histories; The seasonal round; Public spaces; Late Victorian repertoire; Anarchy in the ball room -- Part II: Fashioning Gentility: A noble profession; Temples of Terpsichore; The fashioning of ladies; Modelling the lady; Where are our men?; Dancing dogs and manly men -- Part III: Modern Moves: Moving into the twentieth century; Modernizing Terpsichore; Civilization under threat; Knuts and aliens; Civilizing from the centre; Looking back, moving on -- Appendix: Key personnel in society dancing in England, 1870-1920
Control code
FIEb16968062
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 247 pages
Isbn
9780230277144
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)692287904

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