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Russian ballet in Western Europe, 1909-1920

Walter Archibald Propert

Russian ballet in Western Europe, 1909-1920

by W.A. Propert

by Walter Archibald Propert

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Published by John Lane, The Bodley Head in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Limited edition.

Statementwith a chapter on the music by Eugène Goossens ; and 63 illustrations from original drawings.
ContributionsGoossens, Eugène, Sir, 1893-1962.
The Physical Object
Pagination131p., 63 leaves ;
Number of Pages131
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18530195M

New York: Routledge. ISBN , Serge. (). A history of Russian ballet from its origins to the present day (Hutchinson)McGowan, Margaret M. (). L'art du ballet de cour en France, – Paris: Centre National de la Recherche t, Walter Archibald. () The Russian Ballet in Western Europe,


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