The wicked waltz and other scandalous dances outrage at couple dancing in the 19th and early 20th centuries /
The book opens with a brief overview of anti-dance sentiment from around the fourth century to the present day. The waltz, perhaps the most beloved social dance of the 19th and early 20th centuries, once provoked outrage from religious leaders and other self-appointed arbiters of social morality. De...
|Main Author:||Knowles, Mark, 1954-|
Jefferson, N.C. :
ix, 262 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
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