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Favorite stories of the ballet

Author: James Riordan; Victor G Ambrus
Publisher: Chicago : Rand McNally, 1984.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An illustrated retelling of seven stories that have been the basis of famous ballets with notes on the origins of each story and on the music composed for them. Includes "Petrushka," "Swan Lake," "Cinderella," "Giselle," "The Nutcracker," "Stone Flower," and "Sleeping Beauty."
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Stories, plots, etc
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Riordan; Victor G Ambrus
ISBN: 0528821784 9780528821783
OCLC Number: 11643214
Description: 124 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Contents: Petrushka --
Swan Lake --
Cinderella --
Giselle --
Nutcracker --
The stone flower --
Sleeping beauty.
Responsibility: James Riordan ; illustrated by Victor Ambrus ; foreword by Rudolf Nureyev.

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An illustrated retelling of seven stories that have been the basis of famous ballets with notes on the origins of each story and on the music composed for them. Includes "Petrushka," "Swan Lake," "Cinderella," "Giselle," "The Nutcracker," "Stone Flower," and "Sleeping Beauty."

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