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The great Nijinsky : god of dance, Lynn Curlee

Label
The great Nijinsky : god of dance
Title
The great Nijinsky
Title remainder
god of dance
Statement of responsibility
Lynn Curlee
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Dance prodigy, sex symbol, gay pioneer, cultural icon--Vaslav Nijinsky rose to fame as the star of the Ballets Russes in Paris before mental illness stole his career and the last thirty years of his life. A tragic story of a great genius, this compelling work of narrative nonfiction chronicles a life of obsessive artistry, celebrity, and notoriety
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Curlee, Lynn
Dewey number
  • 792.8092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Ages: 12+
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nijinsky, Vaslaw
  • Ballet dancers
  • Choreographers
  • Nijinsky, Vaslaw
  • Ballet dancers
  • Choreographers
  • Ballet in art
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION
  • Nijinsky, Vaslaw
  • Ballet dancers
  • Choreographers
  • Russia (Federation)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The great Nijinsky : god of dance, Lynn Curlee
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 107) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Wonder of wonders -- Born to dance -- World of art -- The Ballets Russes -- Celebrity and adulation -- Petrushka -- The Afternoon of a Faun -- Games and rituals -- Romola -- The war years -- The last dance -- Leap into madness -- Epilogue: Legacy and legend
Control code
on1037895504
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
112 pages
Isbn
9781580898003
Lccn
2018019950
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1037895504
Label
The great Nijinsky : god of dance, Lynn Curlee
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 107) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: Wonder of wonders -- Born to dance -- World of art -- The Ballets Russes -- Celebrity and adulation -- Petrushka -- The Afternoon of a Faun -- Games and rituals -- Romola -- The war years -- The last dance -- Leap into madness -- Epilogue: Legacy and legend
Control code
on1037895504
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
112 pages
Isbn
9781580898003
Lccn
2018019950
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1037895504

Library Locations

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      43.218578 -75.45378
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