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The Modern Ballet by  Valerian Svetlov - First - 1911 - from Tamino Autographs (SKU: H1886-CH2)

The Modern Ballet

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The Modern Ballet

by Svetlov, Valerian

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Rare first edition of this famous ballet book, and one of the most fundamental ballet publications in the beginning of the 20th Century. 133 numbered pages plus extras, many illustrations including some in color, photographs. Many of the illustrations are by Bakst. Original covers in light green cloth, professionally repaired, faded colors, but in good condition. Handwritten in ink on the back of frontpage, signed and dated in 1944 by another hand. In overall very good condition.


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Tamino Autographs US (US)
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The Modern Ballet
Svetlov, Valerian
Leon Bakst and others
Book condition
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R. Golike & A. Vilborg
Place of Publication
St. Petersbug, Russia
Date published
Svetlov, Bakst, Ballet, Russia

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First Edition
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