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The ballet of the Second Empire

by Ivor Forbes Guest

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Published by Pitman Pub., Wesleyan University Press in London, Middletown, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dance -- France -- History.,
  • Ballet -- France -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIvor Guest.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1649 .G78 1974
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 279 p., [25] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages279
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17754666M
    ISBN 100819540676

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An unjustly neglected phase of ballet history, the Second Empire is a continuation of the great Romantic period. All the important figures are vividly brought to life in these pages - Fanny Cerrito, Carlotta Grisi, Carolina Rosati, Amalia Ferraris and the brilliant but tragic Emma Livry.

Now established as the authoritative account, The Ballet Cited by: 8. The Ballet of the Second Empire Hardcover – January 1, by Ivor Guest (Author) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Hardcover $ 12 Cited by: 8. This is the combined edition of Ivor Guest's classic two-volume study of the ballet of the Second Empire.

An unjustly neglected phase of ballet history, the Second Empire is a continuation of the great Romantic period. All the important figures are vividly brought to life in these pages: Fanny Cerrito, Carlotta Grisi, Carolina Rosati, Amalia 5/5(1). Ivor Guest: “Guest’s first book, Napoleon III in England (), came The ballet of the Second Empire book an interest in his birth town’s association with the exiled Napoleon III.

Then, despite a successful career as a lawyer, Guest spent holidays and other leisure time researching the ballet of the Second Empire in the archives of the Bibliothèque de l’Opéra in Paris, producing two volumes on the subject entitled.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Originally published: in 2 vols., London: Black, Description. OCLC Number: Notes: "First published (as two volumes)" Appendix includes "Ballets [and] Opera divertissements first performed at the Paris Opéra between October and September ," and "Dance activities at other Parisian theatres.".

The Ballet of the Second Empire This is the combined edition of Ivor Guest's classic two-volume study of the ballet of the Second Empire.

An unjustly neglected phase of ballet history, the Second Empire is a continuation of the great Romantic : Dance Books. Read this book on Questia. The Empire Ballet by Ivor Guest, | Online Research Library: Questia Read the full-text online edition of The Empire Ballet ().

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The book illustrates ballet positions, steps and traditions in clear, simple text, photos and drawings. This is an excellent book for a child taking ballet lessons.

It features boys as well as girls in ballet classes and explains the similarities and differences in the way they dance in classical ballet/5(). The ballet of the Second Empire. London: Middletown, Conn: Pitman Pub. ; Wesleyan University Press. MLA Citation. Guest, Ivor. The ballet of the Second Empire / Ivor Guest Pitman Pub.

; Wesleyan University Press London: Middletown, Conn Australian/Harvard Citation. Guest, Ivor.The ballet of the Second Empire / Ivor Guest Pitman. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "First published (as two volumes)" Description: xiv, pages, Aelia Amalia appeared approached arranged arrives artiste attend audience August ballet beautiful become called Carlotta Grisi carried Cerrito charming choreographer The Ballet of the Second Empire, Author: Ivor Guest: Publisher: A.

and C. Black, Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan: About Google Books. Guest's first book, Napoleon III in England (), came from an interest in his birth town's association with the exiled Napoleondespite a successful career as a lawyer, Guest spent holidays and other leisure time researching the ballet of the Second Empire in the archives of the Bibliothèque de l'Opéra in Paris, producing two volumes on the subject entitled The Ballet of the Spouse: Ann Hutchinson Guest, (m.

; his death ). Ballet of the Second Empire, Hardcover by Guest, Ivor, ISBNISBNBrand New, Free shipping in the US This is the combined edition of Ivor Guest's classic two-volume study of the ballet of the Second Empire. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Guest, Ivor Forbes.

Ballet of the Second Empire, London, A. and C. Black []. Synopsis. Performed in one act, the ballet does not have a conventional narrative. Instead, it depicts the amorous flirtations, convivial dancing, and high spirits of a diverse group of people who patronize a fashionable Paris café one evening during the period of the Second Empire (–).

Members of various social classes are among the grapher: Léonide Massine. UK: Dance Books Ltd; Guest, Ivor () The Ballet of the Second Empire.

Middletown, Connectivut, US: Pitman & Wesleyan; Guest, Ivor () The Romantic Ballet in England. Hampshire, UK: ed. Dance Books Ltd; Guest, Ivor () La Fille mal gardée: History of the Ballet. The Dancing Times Ltd; Guest, Ivor and Lanchbery, John.

This is the combined edition of Ivor Guest's classic two-volume study of the ballet of the Second Empire. An unjustly neglected phase of ballet history, the Second Empire is a continuation of the great Romantic period. All the important figures Pages: He is primarily known for his detailed chronicle of ballet at the Paris Opera, The Ballet of Enlightenment (), Ballet under Napoleon () and The Ballet of the Second Empire ().

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.4/5(1). Arabesque into the classic world of ballet by finding out about its history. Become Young ballerinas can pirouette into perfection along with former Royal Ballet prima ballerina Darcey Bussell.

This is the perfect guidebook for budding ballerinas who are just breaking in their toe shoes.4/5. After his first book inNapoleon III in England, Guest’s writing proceeded at a phenomenal rate of a book a year, with The Ballet of the Second Empire and The Romantic Ballet in Author: Telegraph Obituaries.Sources and further reading.

M. Quatrelles L'Epine, "Une danseuse française au XIXe siècle: Emma Livry", Bulletin de la Société de l'Histoire du Théâtre (Paris, November – January ), pp. 7– Guest, Ivor, The Ballet of the Second Empire (London, ) Guest, Ivor, "Centenary: Emma Livry, –", in The Ballet Annual & Year Book, Mary Clarke & Arnold Haskell, eds.,Known for: La Sylphide, other romantic ballets.