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FOLLOWING BALANCHINE
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FOLLOWING BALANCHINE

By Garis, Robert

New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1995. HC. very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0300061781 The ballets of George Balanchine are among the great theatrical achievements of the 20th century. 260pp.

$5.00

THE PHILADELPHIA ASSEMBLIES 1748-1948 - AN ACCOUNT OF THE ASSEMBLIES PRINTED FOR THE TWO HUNDREDTH ANNIVERSARY ..

By Sims, Joseph P. (edited by)

Philadelphia, PA: George H. Buchanan Co, 1947. HC. good+, blue cloth (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ... JANUARY 2ND, 1948 BY ORDER OF THE MANAGERS." An interesting history of the dancing assemblies of Philadelphia. 51pp.

$12.50

GEORGE BALANCHINE: BALLET MASTER - A BIOGRAPHY

By Buckle, Richard (in collaboration with John Taras)

London: Hamish Hamilton, 1988. HC. very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0241121809 409pp.

$5.00

THAMAR KARSAVINA

By Svetlov, Valerien (translated from the Russian by H. De Vere Beauclerk & Nadia Evrenov) (edited by Cyril W. Beaumont)

London: C. W. Beaumont, 1922. HC. very good, tan cloth (hardcover) SEE NOTE. B&W and color illustrations. This is one of 230 numbered copies printed on antique paper. In addition, 120 copies were printed on hand-made paper, autographed by Madame Thamar Karsavina, with all the decorations coloured by hand. An uncommon history of this reknowned ballerina. Illustrations include: color frontis, sepia prints in text, B&W plates of which 9 have been handcolored; and, all followed by camera portraits at the end. Nice clean and tight copy PLEASE NOTE, there is light rubbing on the bottom of the boards, corners show light wear, and there are a few light "chew" marks on lower corner of front board. 149pp.

$650.00

MAKING A BALLET

By Crisp, Clement and Clarke, Mary

New York: Macmillan Publishing Co, 1975. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. Largely in the words of the men and women who collaborate in the creative process, this book presents an intimate view of the role each plays in shaping a performance. Includes fascinating stories of the making of the great ballets, the leading ballet companies, and a survey of the ballet from its early years through the new developments in the wake of World War II. 160pp.

$5.00

BALLET MUSIC: AN INTRODUCTION - Second Revised Edition

By Searle, Humphrey

New York: Dover Publications, Inc, 1973. PB. very good+, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0486229173 First published in 1958. 256pp.

$5.00

DANCE A WHILE: HANDBOOK OF FOLK, SQUARE, AND SOCIAL DANCE - THIRD EDITION

By Harris, Jane A.; Pittman, Anne; and, Waller, Marlys S.

Minneapolis: Burgess Publishing Company, 1966. HC. good, pictorial boards (hardcover). B&W illustrations. 351pp.

$6.00

A WINDOW ON FOLK DANCE: WITH SPECIAL REFERENCE TO THE DANCES OF THE IBERIAN PENINSULA

By Armstrong, Lucile (Gleeson, Diki edited by)

West Yorkshire, England: Springfield Books Limited, 1985. HC. very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0947655042 The origins and meanings of folk dance, with special reference to the dances of Spain and Portugal. 128pp.

$6.00

HOW TO ENJOY BALLET
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HOW TO ENJOY BALLET

By McDonagh, Don

New York: Doubleday and Company, Inc, 1978. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0385126905 293pp.

$5.00