George Balanchine: The Ballet Maker

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$16.99  $15.80
Publisher
Harper Perennial
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Pages
224
Dimensions
5.3 X 7.8 X 0.8 inches | 0.35 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780060750718

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About the Author

The former editor in chief of Simon & Schuster, Alfred A. Knopf, and The New Yorker, Robert Gottlieb was on the board of directors of the New York City Ballet for many years. He writes literary criticism for the New York Review of Books, the New York Times Book Review, and The New Yorker, and is the dance critic for the New York Observer.

Reviews

"Gottlieb captures both the divine and human, offering an elegant, sharp, and sophisticated take on the choreographer's life." -- Publishers Weekly (starred review)

"In this brief yet energetic biography, [Gottlieb] moves briskly through an extraordinarily eventful life." -- The New Yorker

"I'd recommend Gottlieb's book for its authority, completeness, and articulate excellence." -- Benedict Nightingale, New York Times Book Review