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image of Taking Form: Agatha Gothe-Snape - Sriwhana Spong, AGNSW Contemporary Projects, 18 July - 1 September 2013

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Sydney: Art Gallery of New South Wales, 2013. Pamphlet. [8]p., stapled wraps, 5.75x8.25 inches, profusely illus., very good condition. Catalog for an exhibit of works by the two performance and dance artists.
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A Revolutionary Dance [handbill]

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Published
1970
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£72.50

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Berkeley: Students for Gay Power, 1970. 8.5x7 inch handbill, penciled date (May 1970) in corner, otherwise very good. "Bet you never figured that trying to hold a dance could be a revolutionary act. Students for GAY Power are holding a dance in Pauley Ballroom for the GAY community and the straight community on May 22. The Administration is giving… Read more
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Chippendales 1986 Calendar

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Published
1985
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9780961531201
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£10.88

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Los Angeles: Chippendales, 1985. Calendar. [44p] 8.5x11 inches, wall calendare illustrated with fulkl-color photos of the men of Chippendales, lightly-used in stapled pictorial wraps.
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[Two leaflets from the dance club]

by The Shed

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Published
[197-]
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£18.13

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San Francisco: The Shed, [197-]. Two 5.5x8.5 inch leaflets, one from the 2277 Market Street location which was used until 1977, the other, announcing an appearance by "The Third World soul rock group," from 1978, after its move to 16th Street. The Shed, which is often found on lists of historical gay bars even though it did not serve… Read more
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[Leaflets for four events at the Upper Market Street Gallery]

by Polos, Stephanie; Demetrie Kabbaz; Joel Goldstein; Wylie Wong; The Celebration of Life Dance Workshop, etc.

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Published
[197-]
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San Francisco: the Gallery, [197-]. Three 5.5x8.5 inch leaflets, and one larger folded flyer in its original decorated envelope with 1974 postmark, announcing art shows and performances. Aside from the folding of the larger flyer, very good condition.
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image of The Cool Knife; Imagery of Gender, Sexuality, and Moral Education in Kaguru Initiation Ritual

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Washington DC: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1997. Paperback. xv, 312p., illustrated with b&w snapshot photography (no close-ups), a substantial 9x6 inch softbound in photo-decorated wraps, an unmolested copy: completely sound, clean and unmarked, really as new.
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image of Danzine: an exciting quarterly for ladies in the 'biz [2 issues: vol. 1 nos. 5 and 6]

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Portland, OR: the zine, 1996. Two issues of the staplebound zine, very good, 10 pages each. Resources for exotic dancers, an interview with Annie Sprinkle, correspondence from readers about places to work, updates on activism, a column titled "Confessions of a fantasy booth girl," etc.
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Death in the Fifth Position: a mystery

by Box, Edgar [pseudonym of Gore Vidal]

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Published
1991
ISBN
9780922890606
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New York: Armchair Detective Library, 1991. Hardcover. v, 221p., introduction, very good first printing reissue in black cloth boards and unclipped dj. The 1952 Dutton edition is Young 368. Reissue of the first of three Peter Cutler Sargeant III mysteries written by Gore Vidal under his nom de plume, this one a murder at the ballet. Originally published by… Read more
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image of Niels Bukh, founder and originator of the world-famous Bukh system of physical education. A brief Biographical Sketch of Niels Bukh and his Achievements as Leader of the Gymnastic High School at Ollerup, Denmark

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no place, Copenhagen: no publisher, 1939. Pamphlet. Unpaginated, about 12p., illustrated with ten b&w photos, last leaf advertises the international expo in San Francisco Bay where two performances are scheduled. Printed on pressed cream paperstock, alkaline and untoned but cover leaf is a little dusty, edgeworn and crimped. Good (good-only) copy. Precision group back-flips and handstands and so forth.… Read more
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In concert with Cuba: end the blockade

by Committee for July 26

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Published
1976
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[New York]: The Committee for July 26, 1976. 40p., staplebound program booklet, minor pen notation on cover. Includes editorial text and ads. Max Roach was among the performers.
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Unmasking the Fire: Bali Journals

by Brandi, John, & Renee Gregorio

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Published
2000
ISBN
9781881544104
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Farmington NM: Yoo-Hoo Press, 2000. 30p., cover and the single in-text illustration are b&w collages, softbound, a pamphlet in 8.5x5.5 inch stapled wraps. Apart from a couple of crimps or pressure-marks to covers, quite sound, clean and unmarked. A couple of American tourists grok this very-accessible Asia, get married there, think Bali is excellent. American standard chapbook series; sub-standard… Read more
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Cai cha pu die 採茶撲蝶

by Xu Jie 徐傑

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Published
1957
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Hong Kong: Yi mei tu shu gong si 藝美圖書公司, 1957. 31p., slender paperback, very good. Includes diagrams for the performance of a butterfly-chasing dance.
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Last Night on Earth [signed]

by Jones, Bill T., with Peggy Gillespie

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Published
1995
ISBN
9780679774372
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New York: Pantheon Books, 1995. Paperback. x, 286p., foreword, afterword, choreographical works, b&w photos, signed on the title page, very good first edition trade paperback in pictorial wraps. Autobiographical work by the African American choreographer.
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Min jian xi qu ge yao san lun 民間戲曲歌謠散論

by Li Yuenan 李岳南

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Published
1954
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Shanghai: Shanghai chu ban gong si 上海出版公司, 1954. 185p., paperback, pages evenly toned, otherwise very good. On Chinese folk music and dance.
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image of Vie Italienne / Vita Italiana / Italy's Life / Leben in Italien.  Revue Officielle de l' E.N.I.T. 1963 No 27 - Anno XIV

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Bergamo: Instituto Italiano d' Arti Grafiche, 1963. Magazine. 134p., massive softbound journal in color wraps; profuse color, b&w and sepia exhibit photography on unglazed alkaline paperstock, 13.5x10 inches, a handsome big book with externals in rough condition, expect edgewear, corner-creasing and abrasions to spine panel. First leaf is detached, so far without damage, an otherwise sound copy, quite… Read more
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image of The Performing Arts Class of San Mateo High School presents Interpretive Dance Concert April 28, 1973 [program]

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San Mateo: The Performing Arts Class of San Mateo High School, 1973. [4p] 5.5x8.5 inches, program, dancers, guest dancers, special thanks, good program booklet in stapled white pictorial wraps with light toning. The choreographer and instrictor was Sylvia Cuneo. Film and TV actor Haysbert (who this bibliographer shared a Meisner acting class with after which the bibliographer realized he… Read more
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image of Glenn Miller's Dance Folio. Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue. 15

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New York: Mutual Music Society, Inc, 1943. Sheet_music. 47p., plus [2]p. publisher's ads, profuse musical notation with lyrics, printed on semi-alkaline jpaperstock (slightly toned), staplebound in 12x9 inch pictorial wraps. The spinefold is quite abraded with an inch-long split at the heel; general edgewear with a couple short closed tears, crimping and remnants of a long-gone sticker, plus a… Read more
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image of Rosin the bow: a publication for folk and square dancers. Vol. 4 no. 7 (Second quarter 1952)

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Paterson, NJ, 1952. 56p., staplebound digest magazine, very good. Much of this issue is devoted to the Caribbean Festival planned for San Juan, Puerto Rico later that year.
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image of Grand Ball given for the benefit locked-out Woodworkers Local 154.  Monday, May 30, 1904 at Germania Hall, First and Jefferson....  Fred Weimeyer , Chairman..

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[Louisville, KY]: Amalgamated Wood Workers International Union of America, 1904. Small 2.6x4.25 card, slightly edgeworn and faded, one side with an ad for the ball, the other with lyrics to "Nobody's lookin' but de owl and de moon" (in pseudo-Black dialect).
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image of S. Hurok presents: Uday Shan-Kar and his Hindu ballet

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New York: Printed by Spotlite Publicity Features for the Nicolas Publishing Co, Inc, 1937. Pamphlet. Unpaginated, about forty pages including a photographic centerfold in color, some advertising also in color, the rest of the many production stills &c are b&w only. Oversize pamphlet in 12x9 inch yellow and gilt wraps; covers are edgeworn with partial migration of cover gilt… Read more
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£12.33