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An account of the author’s travels during her 15 month tour of the Far East with Ruth St. Denis, Ted Shawn, and the Denishawn Dance Company along with Doris Humphrey, Charles Weidman, and Pauline Lawrence, among others. Contains letters and diary entries. In addition to providing a dance history narrative, this book accounts a vivid description of traveling in the Far East in the mid 1920s. Includes primary source letter, journals, and pictures to bring the history directly to the reader.

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  1. Cover
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  1. Soaring: The Diary and Letters of a Denishawn Dancer in the Far East 1925–1926
  2. p. i
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  1. Title Page
  2. p. iii
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  1. Copyright
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  1. Dedication
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  1. Contents
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  1. Illustrations
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  1. Soaring: The Diary and Letters of a Denishawn Dancer in the Far East 1925–1926
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  1. Soaring: The Diary and Letters of a Denishawn Dancer in the Far East 1925–1926
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  1. Foreword
  2. pp. 3-8
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  1. The Company
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  1. The Unavoidable I
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  1. 1925
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  1. 1926
  2. pp. 89-166
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  1. Soaring: The Diary and Letters of a Denishawn Dancer in the Far East 1925–1926
  2. pp. 167-234
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  1. Home Again
  2. pp. 235-250
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  1. Afterword
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  1. Index
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Additional Information

ISBN
9780819577962
Related ISBN
9780819540935
MARC Record
OCLC
1193105889
Launched on MUSE
2020-09-09
Language
English
Open Access
Yes
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