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Speaking of Diaghilev
Diaghilev was a prime mover in the strand of modernism in Europe at the beginning of the 20th century, encouraging the extraordinary explosion of energy from artists such as Stravinsky, Debussy, Picasso, Fokine, Cocteau, Satie and Nijinsky.
Paperback, 382 pages
Published April 1st 1999 by Faber & Faber
(first published April 1997)
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