Author Weaver, John
Title The History of the Mimes and Pantomimes, with An Historical Account of several Performers in Dancing, living in the Time of the Roman Emperors
Publishing Location London
Year 1728
Publisher Printed for J. Roberts and A. Dod
Edition I
Number of Pages in-8, 56
Publishing Country GBR
Publishing Language ENG
Notes

COMPLETE TITLE: The History of the Mimes and Pantomimes, with An Historical Account of several Performers in Dancing, living in the Time of the Roman Emperors. To which will be added, A List of the Modern Entertainments that have been exhibited on the English Stage, either in Imitation of the ancient Pantomimes, or after the Manner of the Modern Italians; When and where first Performed, and by whom Composed. By John Weaver, Dancing-Master.

RECENT EDITIONS:
The text is included in: Ralph Richard, The Life and Works of John Weaver, New York, Dance Horizons; London, Dance Books, 1985, 677-732. The volume includes a short biography of Weaver, a study of his theatrical productions, a critical study of his publications, and a facsimile reproduction of all his published works.


 

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