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World History of the Dance by  Curt Sachs - Hardcover - Reprint Edition - 1952 - from Structure, Verses, Agency Books - Member, I.O.B.A. (SKU: 346635)

World History of the Dance

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World History of the Dance

by Sachs, Curt

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New York: Seven Arts Publishers, 1952. Reprint Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Good. Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing moderate edge-wear, but complete, not price-clipped. Reprint of the original, true First Edition, published in 1937 by W.W. Norton & Co., with seven chapters ranging from spasmodic jerkings of the body to The Tango Period of the early 20th century. Complete with 32 black-and-white plates, References and a Full Index. Bound handsomely in brick-red cloth, with a fine ancient Grecian illustration in gilt to cover. xii [2], 469 pp. Member, I.O.B.A., C.B.A., and adherent to the highest ethical standards. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.

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book dealer
Structure, Verses, Agency Books - Member, I.O.B.A. US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
346635
Title
World History of the Dance
Author
Sachs, Curt
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
second hand - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
Reprint Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Seven Arts Publishers
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1952
Keywords
dance|Curt Sachs

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Occasionally rare, frequently scarce, always fine, or is that Fine? Structure, Verses, Agency Books, located now in Spray, Oregon, has currently about 2,000 works and will have ultimately about 4,500 items available for purchase on-line. We specialize in the fine arts (painting, the decorative arts, photography, sculpture, Jewish art and artists, art history, art movements), but also carry fine antiquarian tomes, works in the French language, Western Americana, poetry, the social sciences, and some modern first editions. We also selectively purchase books and collections thereof if we can drive to them. We also offer appraisals and advice about library-building.We also offer a book-of-the-month club, called Once Upon a Tome. Ask about a subscription thereto. Thanks!

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gilt
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reprint
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