Apollo's angels : a history of ballet
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Camden County Library District - Camdenton||792.8 Homans (Text)||31320002926009||Adult Nonfiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 1400060605
- ISBN: 9781400060603
xxv, 643 pages, 40 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
- Edition: First edition.
- Publisher: New York : Random House, 
- Copyright: ©2010
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||Includes bibliographical references (pages -612) and index.|
|Formatted Contents Note:||Masters and traditions -- France and the classical origins of ballet. Kings of dance ; The Enlightenment and the story ballet ; The French Revolution in ballet ; Romantic illusions and the rise of the ballerina ; Scandinavian orthodoxy : the Danish style ; Italian heresy : pantomime, virtuosity, and Italian ballet -- Light from the East : Russian worlds of art. Tsars of dance : imperial Russian classicism ; East goes West : Russian Modernism and Diaghilev's Ballets Russes ; Left behind? : Communist ballet from Stalin to Brezhnev ; Alone in Europe : the British moment ; The American century I : Russian beginnings ; The American century II : The New York scene -- The masters are dead and gone.|
|Summary, etc.:||An illustrated history of ballet explores its evolution as an art form and its reflection of politics and culture throughout the past three centuries.|
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