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Dying swans and madmen

ballet, the body, and narrative cinema

by Adrienne L. McLean

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Published by Rutgers University Press in New Brunswick, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ballet in motion pictures, television, etc

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 259-290), filmography (p. 291-296), and index.

    StatementAdrienne L. McLean.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1779 .M35 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 304 p. :
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16811441M
    ISBN 100813542790, 0813542804
    ISBN 109780813542799, 9780813542805
    LC Control Number2007024986

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