The Ballets Russes and Its WorldBook - 1999
This well illustrated book surveys the dance, art, music and cultural worlds of the Ballets Russes. It begins with Diaghilev's early life, followed by discussion of his tangled relationship with Stravinsky and the war between modernism and classicism in the ballets and concludes by investigating the company's legacy in the US and UK.
Publisher: New Haven, Conn. : Yale University Press, c1999.
Branch Call Number: 792.80947 BAL
Characteristics: viii, 420 p. : ill.