Pike, Lionel: Pills to Purge Melancholy: The Evolution of the English Ballett (Ashgate Books) Hardback


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Contents: Preface; Introduction; The maker. Giovanni Giacomo Gastoldi, 1591; The jackdaw. Thomas Morley, 1595 and 1602; The scholar. Thomas Weelkes, 1598, 1600 and 1608; Satellites. Cavendish, Greaves, Holborne, Jones, Pilkington, Vautor, Youll; The opportunist. John Amner, 1615; The wit. Thomas Tomkins, 1622; The apprentice. John Hilton the Younger, 1627; Afterword; Glossary; Bibliography; Index.