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Russian Ballet, 1921-1929

Walter Archibald Propert

Russian Ballet, 1921-1929

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Published by Bodley Head in London .
Written in English


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Statementwith a preface by Jacques Emile Blanche.
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The author Akim Volynsky was a Russian literary critic, journalist and art historian. He became St Petersburgs liveliest and most prolific ballet critic in the early twentieth century. This new book is the first English edition of his provocative and influential writings, provides a striking look at life inside the world of Russian ballet at a. The culture of the ethnic Russian people (along with the cultures of many other ethnicities with which it has intertwined in the territory of the Russian Federation) has a long tradition of achievement in many fields, especially when it comes to literature, folk dancing, philosophy, classical music, traditional folk music, ballet, architecture, painting, cinema, animation and . russian ballet dancer, hurok presents vintage photo 8 x 10 inch glossy black and white photo stamped hurok presents maurice seymour photo this item comes from a collection of lana weeks patron of the arts carmel Rating: % positive.


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