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The Reel Thing is a western Connecticut-based band specializing in music for traditional social dances, costumed, authentic colonial dances and music from the 18th century, workshops for children and adults, and community “barn” group is made up of experienced, professional musicians who have a passion for folk music, dancing and performing.   From ancient Egypt to Buffy the Vampire Slayer, grimoires - books of magic spells - have exerted a huge influence on religion and science. Owen Davies picks his .   Created in partnership with the Electronic Text Centre at the University of New Brunswick Libraries, this unique collection contains the full text of more t poems by poets including Bliss Carman, Isabella Valancy Crawford, Archibald Lampman, Charles G. D. Roberts and Duncan Campbell Scott, offering a comprehensive survey of Canadian poetry from the eighteenth century to . Size: 1 volume: Abstract: MICROFILM ONLY. Accounts, , of Henry McCall of New Orleans for Evan Hall, a sugar plantation in Ascension Parish, La., and another plantation in Lafourche Parish, La. Entries concern prices for crops, costs of supplies and slaves, and McCall's dealings with the United States Bank and the Louisiana State Bank.

This treatise contains two duets choreographed by French dancer and choreographer Guillaume-Louis Pecour (c. ) and notated in the eighteenth-century notation system first published by Raoul-Auger Feuillet in The system is based on tract drawings that trace the pattern of the dance. Additionally, bar lines in the dance score correspond to bar lines in the music score. Early 18th century Manuscript Number: Ms C; For treble. From a book in which related parts are not always copied on one opening, and not all pieces are complete; Type: Ms. Copy. Genre: Instrumental Chamber Music: Airs: Viols Reel: 7 Aldrich, Henry (Attrib.) - English. Prelude and Ayre, Jigg, and Saraband in G minor. Late 17th century. Late eighteenth-century contredanses were performed with a series of step sequences, and this tradition continued into the early nineteenth century. The most frequent combination of steps performed in quadrilles consisted of three chassés, a jeté, and an assemblé, used for figures such as the English Chain, Ladies' Chain, and Half Promendade. The earliest item is a 14th century song. From the 16th century comes a scroll dated containing 57 rounds and catches and a cantus partbook with a varied repertoire. The early seventeenth century is represented by a collection of 13 songs with lute accompaniment and some extremely interesting viol part books given by Lord Keynes.

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18th century and 19th century manuscript account books might seem dry and uninteresting in the grand scheme of American history. These historical records, however, can be an important source for understanding how 18th century and 19th century Americans managed their affairs; how wider communities were affected by new goods and new technologies.

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The principles of agriculture and vegetation by Francis Home,printed for A. Millar, and A. Kincaid and J. Bell, at Edinburgh edition, Microform in English - The third edition, with additions.

Lusty Tom is sent away after an affair with a local girl whom Blifil desires, and he begins his picaresque adventures on the way to London, including love affairs, duels, and imprisonment.

Comic, ribald, and highly entertaining, Tom Jones reminds us just how rowdy the eighteenth century got before the nineteenth came and stopped the ­ fun. Fishing Tackle The Ultimate Collectors Guide by Graham Turner - Published inpages fully illustrated in colour and signed by the author, Chapters include 1.

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Frost writes from a deep understanding of 18th-century political and strategic history and he is a master of the concise overview, leavened with wonderfully chosen, vivid examples. By the end of the 18th century a technique had been developed in which several strips of bamboo were glued together, retaining the strength and pliancy of the cane but greatly reducing the thickness.

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Eighteenth-Century Characters offers a concise introduction to the eighteenth century, using characters as its starting point. Elaine M. McGirr presents contextualized readings of stock characters from canonical and popular literature, such as: the rake and the fop - the country gentleman - the good woman - the coquette and the prude - the country maid and the town lady - the Catholic, the Manufacturer: Red Globe Press.

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