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Old Time Dancing by  Victor Silvester - Hardcover - 1952 - from Books in Bulgaria and Biblio.com

Old Time Dancing

by Silvester, Victor

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket; Some shelf wear and tear with minor chipping and some grime to unclipped DJ. Corners light


London: Herbert Jenkins Limited. Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket; Some shelf wear and tear with minor . chipping and some grime to unclipped DJ. Corners lightly bumped, light . foxing to edges of reading block. ; Maroon cloth boards with silver gilt . lettering to spine. Nice tight copy, no names inside. Illustrated with . three photographs showing holding and step diagrams to illustrate the . notation used in the main dance discriptions.. 1952. Hardcover. Fifth Printing; B&W Photographs and diagrams; 192 pages; Victor Silvester was the Len Goodman of the 1950s and 1960s, and this would make a fun gift for all Strictly Come Dancing and Dancing with the Stars fans. This book provides all the easy to follow instructions needed to start old time and sequence dancing, includes various two steps, waltzes and tangos, plus the lancers, the valeta, the polka, various barn dances plus many others. .



  • Bookseller: Books in Bulgaria BG (BG)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 22435
  • Title: Old Time Dancing
  • Author: Silvester, Victor
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket; Some shelf wear and tear with minor chipping and some grime to unclipped DJ. Corners light
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Herbert Jenkins Limited
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1952
  • Bookseller catalogs: Music And Dance;

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