By Charles Engell France; Mikhail Baryshnikov
London   Adam and Charles Black
11.5" by 10.5" 252pp
A fine copy of Mikhail Baryshnikov's analysis of the ballets he had performed in up until this point in his career.
By Charles Engell France; Mikhail Baryshnikov

1977 Baryshnikov at Work

London   Adam and Charles Black
11.5" by 10.5" 252pp
A fine copy of Mikhail Baryshnikov's analysis of the ballets he had performed in up until this point in his career.
£55.00
: 2kgs / : 728L2

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Description

First Edition, Publishers' Original Binding, With Dustwrapper

With detailed descriptions of twenty-six ballets including 'Giselle', 'Swan Lake' and 'The Sleeping Beauty'.  He explains the technical and stylistic barriers with each role and gives an honest analysis of his career's trajectory. 

Accompanied with beautiful photographs by Martha Swope of each role. 

With original, price clipped dustwrapper. 

From the library of Joan Hewson, the Renowned Cecchetti School of Dance Instructor. Joan left a legacy of numerous successful professional dancers from across the world. She was greatly appreciated  by her students, as is evident from the many gifts that form her library. Gift inscription to the recto of front endpaper, 'January 1978 To Dear Joan, with many thanks and much love, Nancy'.

Condition

In the publisher's original cloth binding. With price-clipped dustwrapper. Externally, in an excellent condition with minor shelfwear. Dustwrapper is slightly sunned, but is otherwise in a lovely condition. Gift inscription to the recto of front endpaper. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are very bright and clean.

Near Fine

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