Category: BALLET


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Pavlova Impressions.

By: FONTEYN, Margot. (Presented by).

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1985. 029778773X:

Seller ID: 44780

ISBN: 029778773X

"Margot Fonteyn writes of Pavlova as 'the woman and artist I hold above all others in the long history of ballet...' Here she forms a fascinating picture of the great ballerina by skilfully weaving together Pavlova's own words - which vividly portray her life and personality - with the observations of those who travelled and worked with her,, putting both into context by her own perceptive commentary". 30cms x 23cms. Pp.159,black & white photo portrait frontispiece + many black & white photos and illustrations throughout. Paperback. VG. View more info

Tamara Karsavina : Diaghilev's Ballerina. Andrew R. Foster .

By: FOSTER, Andrew R. (1954- ) .

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London : Andrew R. Foster, 2010 . 9780956564306:

Seller ID: 44739

ISBN: 0956564305

First edition with very good dustwrapper. Illustrated dustwrapper, edges lightly rubbed. Folio. 33.0cm x 24.4cm x 2.8cm. pp.251. VG/VG ** Press Release: "Featuring over 200 stunning photographs from museums and private collections around the world, Tamara Karsavina: Diaghilev's Ballerina traces the life and career of one of the 20th century's greatest dance artists. This deeply-researched book details her rise through the ranks of St Petersburg's legendary Imperial Ballet where, alongside Pavlova and Nijinsky, she excelled in the classics and emerged as the supreme interpreter of Fokin... View more info