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Page 2 of 8 of Sketch 5, Peacock's The Art of Dancing
ID JSS0408
Title Page 2 of 8 of Sketch 5, Peacock's The Art of Dancing
Document Reference Lib R 7933 Pea 1
Format 200 x 154 mm
Medium Printed page
Item Type Printed Collection
Subject Scottish Dance, Discussion on Highland Dancing
Item Description Page 2 of 8 from the 5th Sketch in Peacock's publication, The Art of Dancing. Here he refers to the Highlander's love of dancing and notes what good dancers young children are. He also notes how dancers come from London to Edinburgh to watch or learn the reel steps from these Highlanders.
Creator Francis Peacock
Editor Francis Peacock
Time Period 1770s - 1800s
Associated Dates: Publication 1805
Relationships JSS0407, JSS0409, JSS0410, JSS0411, JSS0412, JSS0413, JSS0414
Location University of Aberdeen
Collection Name Sketches relative to the History and Theory, but more especially to the Practice of Dancing; as a necessary accomplishment to the youth of both sexes; together with remarks on the defects and bad habits they are liable to in early life; and the best means of correcting of preventing them. Intended as hints to the youn teachers of the Art of Dancing.


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