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English Ballet

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Published January 28th 1945 by Norwood Editions (first published 1945)
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Jay
This is quite an interesting read.

I have the second edition, so it was published in 1945 (the first edition being published only a year before). The book focuses primarily on wartime England the ballet, and how the two relate. It briefly goes over the history of ballet, and its influence throughout Europe, particularly Russia and France, and how it has started to evolve in England. Leeper discusses Ninette de Valois, and her teaching, but surprisingly is mentions little of the Royal Academy of D
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