The Art of Margot Fonteyn :: Ninette de Valois, Frederick Ashton, Keith Money & Margot Fonteyn soon to be presented for sale on the astounding BookLovers of Bath web site!
London: Michael Joseph, 1965, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Includes: Black & white photographs; Photographic lining papers;
From the cover: There can be no disputing the place Margot Fonteyn occupies in the world of ballet today. Her artistry has placed her at the pinnacle of her chosen sphere, and the distinction of her performances will become legend for the audiences of the next generation. Already, her name belongs to that sacrosanct group of dance immortals.
This volume is a tangible view of the great artist at her peak today, but in it we also catch a striking glimpse of her earlier development, through her own words and those of her two mentors de Valois and Ashton. Within these pages we have, in effect, a Testament to an Art. To obtain the enormous variety of pictures which ap…
Introduction by: Keith Money
Very Good in Good Dust Wrapper. Dust wrapper worn at the edges, a little frayed at the spine ends and top corners and a little dulled overall.
Grey boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. Unnumbered pages. 11¼” x 8¾”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I sweet-talk you into considering additional gorgeous books that are part of my Dance catalogue?