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    Limited Edition on the Russian Ballet

    W. A. Propert. The Russian Ballet in Western Europe, 1909-1920. With a Chapter on the Music by Eugene Goossens and Sixty-Three Illustrations from Original Drawings. New York and London: John Lane Company and John Lane the Bodley Head Limited, 1921.

    First edition, number 246 of 450 copies for sale in the United States. Folio. [xx], 132 pages. With pictorial frontispiece, four black-and-white plates inserted in the text, and sixty-six color reproduced illustrations tipped on fifty-seven pages bound after the text.

    Publisher's white cloth spine over marbled paper boards with gilt spine titles. Top edge gilt. Binding a bit worn, rubbed and shaken, with front hinge starting and rear hinge partially cracked. Edges chipped in several areas. Corners rubbed. Internally, clean and bright. A very good copy.


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    April, 2011
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