HTML version of Tomlinson

This is an HTML version of Kellom Tomlinson's dancing manual The Art of Dancing Explained (London, 1735).

This is under construction.  It's usable now, but I have a few more plans for it.

I've split the text into four parts, with the plates available separately:


The text of this version was extracted for the Library of Congress' SGML version and Facsimile (1735).  The Library of Congress also has a version of the full text, but I also have a plain-text version, which might be more convenient (also zipped and gzipped).

I've read through it all and corrected lots of mistakes in the transcription (my favourite was a reference to "prick'd crotches") but there's probably loads of mistakes still in there.  If you spot any, feel free to


To do: