Longways for as many as will; in one part (11th Ed., 1701)


(Duple minor-set.)
A1–2First man and first woman clap their own hands on the first beat of each bar, right hands on the second beat of first bar and left hands on second beat of second bar.
3–4First couple casts off into second place, second couple moving up one place.
5–8Second couple does the same.
B11–4First man, joining both hands with his partner, falls back, pulling his partner after him, bears to his right and falls into second place (improper); while second woman, joining both hands with her partner, falls back, bears to her right and falls into first place (improper).
5–6First man changes places with second woman, and first woman with second man.
B21–2First couple casts down into second place, second couple leading up into first place (progressive).
3–6Partners turn.

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