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A collection of reviews by eminent critic of the Boston Evening Transcript, H.T. Parker, edited and with an introduction by former dancer Olive Holmes—whose selection brings thirty years of dance to life. Includes reviews on many important dance figures like Ruth St. Denis and Isadora Duncan, forming a unique record of the period of the American discovery of dance.

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  1. Cover
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  1. 02_Halftitle
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  1. Title Page
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  1. Copyright
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  1. Dedication
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  1. Contents
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  1. 07_ListofIll
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  1. Editor’s Note
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  1. Preface: H.T.P.
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  1. Prologue: H.T.P. and the Dance
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  1. I. Two Ballerinas
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  1. II. American Pioneers
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  1. III. Dancers from Imperial Russia
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  1. IV. Denishawn
  2. pp. 153-165
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  1. V. Modern Dancers in America
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  1. VI. Modern Dancers from Germany
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  1. VII. Dancers from Spain
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  1. VIII. Dancers from the East
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  1. IX. Dancers from the Soviet Union
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  1. X. Dancer-Mime
  2. pp. 275-300
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  1. Epilogue: Waiting for the Monte Carlo Ballet
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  1. Appendix: H.T.P.: Portrait of a Critic
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  1. Index
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  1. About the Author
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Additional Information

ISBN
9780819577948
Related ISBN
9780819550583
MARC Record
OCLC
1196079468
Launched on MUSE
2020-09-29
Language
English
Open Access
Yes
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