skip to content
Belles and beaux on their toes : dancing stars in young America Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Belles and beaux on their toes : dancing stars in young America

Author: Mary Grace Swift
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : University Press of America, ©1980.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Grace Swift
ISBN: 0819109223 9780819109224 0819109231 9780819109231
OCLC Number: 5750232
Description: viii, 312 pages, [28] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Ballet in three cities : the 1820's --
A dangerous experiment : 1827 --
Celestial additions : 1827-1830 --
The Vestris in America : 1828-1829 --
French exits, English entrances : 1929-1832 --
The high priests of fun : the Ravel family 1832-1834 --
The divine Bayadere : 1834-1836 --
The advent of Romantic grace : Madame Augusta 1836-1839 --
"Wild" Lecomte and the baby ballerina : 1837-1838 --
The expanding Ravels : 1836-1838 --
Hazardous ventures : 1838-1839 --
The Taglionis in America : 1839 --
The Petipas visit America : 1839 --
Our Mary Ann and Julia : 1839-1847 --
Celestial encores and terrestrial trials 1838-1842 --
America succumbs to Elssleromania : 1840-1842 --
Niblo's French connection : 1839-1843 --
Polkamania : 1844-1845 --
Augusta's denouement : 1845+ --
Tragedy stalks Niblos : 1846-1847 --
Hermine Blangy : the intellectual dancer 1846-1848 --
The very noisy children : 1846-1849 --
Ciocca Della Bella Gamba : 1846-1848 --
The changing horizon.
Responsibility: by Mary Grace Swift.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/5750232> # Belles and beaux on their toes : dancing stars in young America
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "5750232" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/dcu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/899355865#Place/washington_d_c> ; # Washington, D.C.
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/793.30973/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/887402> ; # Dance
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/899355865#Event/1800_1899> ; # 1800-1899
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/899355865#Topic/dance_united_states_history_19th_century> ; # Dance--United States--History--19th century
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/899355865#Topic/danse_etats_unis_histoire_19e_siecle> ; # Danse--États-Unis--Histoire--19e siècle
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "1980" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/112429069> ; # Mary Grace Swift
    schema:datePublished "1980" ;
    schema:description "Ballet in three cities : the 1820's -- A dangerous experiment : 1827 -- Celestial additions : 1827-1830 -- The Vestris in America : 1828-1829 -- French exits, English entrances : 1929-1832 -- The high priests of fun : the Ravel family 1832-1834 -- The divine Bayadere : 1834-1836 -- The advent of Romantic grace : Madame Augusta 1836-1839 -- "Wild" Lecomte and the baby ballerina : 1837-1838 -- The expanding Ravels : 1836-1838 -- Hazardous ventures : 1838-1839 -- The Taglionis in America : 1839 -- The Petipas visit America : 1839 -- Our Mary Ann and Julia : 1839-1847 -- Celestial encores and terrestrial trials 1838-1842 -- America succumbs to Elssleromania : 1840-1842 -- Niblo's French connection : 1839-1843 -- Polkamania : 1844-1845 -- Augusta's denouement : 1845+ -- Tragedy stalks Niblos : 1846-1847 -- Hermine Blangy : the intellectual dancer 1846-1848 -- The very noisy children : 1846-1849 -- Ciocca Della Bella Gamba : 1846-1848 -- The changing horizon."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/899355865> ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Belles and beaux on their toes : dancing stars in young America"@en ;
    schema:productID "5750232" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/5750232#PublicationEvent/washington_d_c_university_press_of_america_1980> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/899355865#Agent/university_press_of_america> ; # University Press of America
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780819109231> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780819109224> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/5750232> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/899355865#Agent/university_press_of_america> # University Press of America
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "University Press of America" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/899355865#Place/washington_d_c> # Washington, D.C.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Washington, D.C." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/899355865#Topic/dance_united_states_history_19th_century> # Dance--United States--History--19th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009122816> ;
    schema:name "Dance--United States--History--19th century"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/899355865#Topic/danse_etats_unis_histoire_19e_siecle> # Danse--États-Unis--Histoire--19e siècle
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Danse--États-Unis--Histoire--19e siècle"@fr ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/887402> # Dance
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Dance"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/112429069> # Mary Grace Swift
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Swift" ;
    schema:givenName "Mary Grace" ;
    schema:name "Mary Grace Swift" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780819109224>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0819109223" ;
    schema:isbn "9780819109224" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780819109231>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0819109231" ;
    schema:isbn "9780819109231" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.