New York: Praeger, 1970, First American edition. Hardcover, black cloth. 290 pp. 468 b&w illustrations. Near Fine in a Very Good dust jacket. Minor shelfwear to the spine ends, otherwise a sharp, clean copy. The DJ also with light wear to the spine ends, including fraying at the crown; mild...
Copenhagen: Det Danske Selskab, Inscribed by author to Patricia Wilde at first blank page; Wilde was a Canadian dancer who danced with Balanchine in 1945 and later joined the New York Ballet, she finished her career as the director of the Pittsburgh Ballet. Signature dated 1956, Copenhagen. 85 pp. Hardcover...
Gottingen, Germany: Steidl, 2012, First Edition. Hardcover, large 4to., in burgundy cloth. Illustrated throughout with color photos. A beautiful book in Near Fine condition, with only minor shelfwear to the covers. Clean contents. Tight binding. Presentation bookplate from the New York City Ballet affixed to the front pastedown. Digital images...
Paris: revue Internationale D'Art Dramatique, Single issue of Danse, French language Ballet magazine,1950. Wraps, 4to. 44pp. illustrated with photographs by Serge Lido. Very good. Shallow chipping to spine ends, creasing and edgewear to wraps. Faint musty odor. contents remain clean and unmarked. Housed in mylar.
Pittsburgh, PA: University Of Pittsburgh Press, First Printing. c.1997. Hardcover. Black cloth. 8vo. 177pp. Fine in Fine dustjacket.
Cape Breton: Sea-cape Music, 1988. First edition. Paperback, 4to. 217pp. illustrated. Very good. Creasing and wear to wrap extremities, edges foxed. Gift inscription on title page. Contents unmarked.
Pittsburgh, PA: University of Pittsburgh Press, First Edition. c,1971. Hardcover. Cloth. 8vo. 128pp. Near Fine in Very Good dustjacket. Mild general shelfwear. Moderate rubbing to dustjacket, light edgewear, chipping to rear edge, light soiling.
Lot of 23 programs, playbills, magazines and articles from the golden age of dance, ca. 1930s-1940s, primarily featuring renowned dances Martha Graham, Merce Cunningham, and Katherine Dunham. Includes programs from the Ballet Russe, the Martha Graham Company, and the Bennington School, as well as the November 1950 issue of the...
New York: Tudor Publishing Company, 1946 Hardcover, edition not stated, in Very Good condition, with bumped corners, and also the end papers show soil and some tanning, else clean and tight to the interior. The dust jacket is in Good+ condition, showing some handling soil and shelf wear, as well...
New York: Hodder & Stoughton, No date, ca. 1910-1915, very good copy with color plates, RARE with only 1 copy recorded on OCLC. Large 8vo, cloth-backed papercovered boards in slate gray printed in black and gold with ornate color plate onlay to front cover, handsome ornate spine illustration in yellow...
Illustrated Wraps. No date. ca.1958-59. Commemorating the twentieth anniversary of the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo. 4to. Staple-Bound. Unpaginated. Profusely illustrated with black & white photos. Very Good. Light general shelfwear, rubbing to wraps, mild soil, contents unmarked.
New York: Vixen Press, 181 pp. Hardcover, cloth, 8vo. Near fine copy in Very Good- dust jacket: slight rubbing to cloth, dust jacket with soil and discoloration, rubbing to tips and edges of dust jacket, some wear to dust jacket with some chipping, creases, and a few closed tears. Text...
New York: Henry Holt, 1948, Hardcover in Very Good condition, with light shelf wear and moderate handling soil to the boards. Else a clean, tight and sharp copy.
New York: Ballet Theatre Foundation, Single issue of Ballet Theatre Annual, 1949-1950. Paperback, 8vo. in wraps by painter and ballet designer Marcel Vertes. Unpaginated, illustrated with photographs, with additional pamphlet laid in. Very good. Light toning, edgewear to wraps. Internally bright and unmarked. Housed in mylar.
Paris: Publications Willy Fischer, Societé Anonyme, A major souvenir program, quarto, pictorial wraps with color illustration by Picasso, wax overlay, string-bound, ca. 20 pp, the program for June 21, 1923 beginning with Stravinksy's Pulcinella with decor and costumes by Picasso, Noces by Stravinsky, choreography by Nijinska, and Stravinsky's Petrouchka, with...
New Haven: Yale University Press, Signed and dated by Plisetskaya on the half-title page. First edition, 2001. Cloth-backed boards in dust jacket, illustrated, 386 pp., clean unmarked text, Near Fine copy in Near Fine dust jacket, light rubbing or wear to the dust jacket. Dust jacket housed in archival dust jacket protector.
New York: RGR Enterprises, May 1966 issue of this bimonthly magazine of "Reflection and Whimsey for Men." Softcover in original wraps. 59 pp. + ads. Near Fine copy: minor shelfwear tot he covers; clean and unmarked contents. Color and black and white nudes. Articles on The Fugs, the underground band...