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The equations of motion from classical mechanics are known; thus while the
recognition of the symmetries they imply is aesthetically satisfying and often
provides a powerful analytical method, the laws in themselves are already
complete and ...
During these years, support had been growing for a new approach to tragedy that
aimed at "regularity" through observance of what were called the "classical"
unities. Deriving from Italy this doctrine of the unities demanded that there be
When Louis XIV of France in 1671 (the date of the first performance at the Paris
Opera) handed over to the professional dancers the entertainments that had
been performed by the court, he laid the foundations of classical ballet as it is
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This is the 198215th Edition, in two halves, with the Macropaedia and the Micropaedia. First published in 1768, the publisher is the oldest English-language encyclopedia still in print. Two Scottish ... Read full review