48 pp. 38 b/w illustrations. Subtitled "Revue Artistique et Litteraire". Essays covering aspects of the opera and ballet. Contributions include : "Le Ballet Contre l'Opéra" - The Editors. "Grandeur et Servitude de l'Art Lyrique" - Noël Boyer. "Faut-il Brûler l'Opera?" - Jacques Murgier. "Les Rapports entre la Musique et la Danse" - Antoine Goléa. "Primauté de Poète" - Pierre Michaut. Illustrations include historical portraits as well as thirty-one photographs of singers and dancers by Robert Doisneau. Internally clean without marks or additions. Faint age toning at the extremities. Blind stamps from the library of the "California Palace of the Legion of Honor" on the title, frontispiece and final pages. Sound binding. Colour printed dustjacket is sunned along the spine and slightly age toned along the other edges. Slight dust soiling, shelf and edge wear with minor surface creasing along the head and tail edges of the front panel and paper wear at the head and foot of the spine. Handwritten issue number in the head corner of the front panel. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Le Point : Le Ballet Contre l'Opera. LI. ...
Publication Date: 1956
Binding: Card wraps with Dustjacket
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: Art Journal
Book Description Revue Artistique et Litteraire, 1956. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. Wraps; 4to; pp. , illustrated in b/w. Closed tear and scuff mark at bottom corner of front cover; spine tips lightly chipped. Gift inscription on title-p., otherwise internally clean and unmarked. Bookseller Inventory # JC8612