Trade paper, 8vo., very fine condition, inscription signed by the author, black & white plates, dates & programmes, index, 368pp. Inscription "To Ingrid with very best wishes Barry Kitcher". N° de réf. du libraire
Titre : From Gaolbird to Lyrebird: A Life in ...
Éditeur : South Yarra, Front Page Productions, 2001. Signed.
Description du livre Front Page, Melbourne, 2001. Paperback. État : Very Good. Author signature half-title page. Index. Author created the role of lyrebird in Helpmann's Display. 750gms weight; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 368 pages; Signed by Author. N° de réf. du libraire 28077
Description du livre Front Page Productions, South Yarra, Melbourne -, 2001. large-format softcover, 6¾" x 9¾" Signed inscription on title-page reads: 'To Margaret with best wishes, Barry Kitchen'. Kitchen grew up on a dairy farm on the River Murray; he joined the Borovansky Ballet Company in Melbourne in 1951, and later its successor The Australian Ballet. In 1964 he created the pivotal role of the Lyrebird in Sir Robert Helpmann's 'The Display'. As a featured soloist he shared stages with the greatest names in world ballet for almost twenty years (Helpmann, Fonteyn, Nureyev et al). Previous owner's telephone number written on title page. SIGNED Book in VERY GOOD condition 368 pages. N° de réf. du libraire 39555
Description du livre Front Page Productions, South Yarra, Melbourne -, 2001. softcover, 17cms x 24½cms INSCRIPTION SIGNED BY AUTHOR on Title Page. The author's life in Australian ballet spanned an era which saw the development of public enthusiasm and support for the art form in Australia by the Borovansky Ballet, then the formation of The Australian Ballet and the early years of the national company's successes. In 1964 he created the pivotal role of the Lyrebird in Sir Robert Helpmann's 'The Display' which left him a legacy of enduring recognition in the history of Australian ballet. Book in VERY GOOD condition 368 pages. N° de réf. du libraire 41748
Description du livre Front Page Productions, South Yarra, VIC, Australia, 2001. Soft cover. État : Fine. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Signed by Author(s). N° de réf. du libraire 004593