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The Dance: Its Place in Art and Life
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The Dance: Its Place in Art and Life

By Troy and Margaret West Kinney ("The Kinneys")

London: William Heinemann, 1914. First Edition . Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. With a frontispiece in colour and one hundred and seventy-six line drawings and diagrams by the authors, and three hundred and thirty-four illustrations in black-and-white from photographs. xxi, 334 pp. Green cloth gilt. Spine faded and frayed, edges worn. Internally clean and tight with minor foxing to eps and prelims; age-tanning and light soiling to page edges; fore and lower edges uncut. Seminal text which ranges from The Dancing of Ancient Egypt and Greece up to Social Dancing of Today. Profusely illustrated.