MANUSCRIPT DANCE MUSIC BOOKS
.25 l.f. manuscripts including 2 manuscript volumes.
Purchased from Lisa Cox, Exeter, England, June 1990.
Scope and Content:
Pantalons. No.1[&c.]. French manuscript. Ca. 1826. 114 pp., oblong 12mo. Contains 101 contradanses, 1 waltz, 1 schottisch, 1 redowa, 1 polka.
La Parise [&c.]. French manuscript. Ca. 1835. 28 pp., oblong 8vo. 63 contradanses, 15 waltzes, 3 sauteuse, 1 polonaise, 2 mazurkas. Figures.
[Above description from Lisa Cox, Dance Music, 1760-1930, the catalog which accompanied this sale. This volume is now filed with Center monographs.]
These volumes are filed first by accession number, then in the order listed, with other manuscript sheet music.