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Margot Fonteyn - 9780140165302

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  • Product code: ADCTP
  • ISBN: 9780140165302
  • Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Dimensions: 19.7cm x 13.0cm
  • Pages: 704
  • Publish date: 04/08/2005

Margot Fonteyn (Paperback)

Margot Fonteyn - 9780140165302

Meredith Daneman


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Margot Fonteyn born plain Peggy Hookham was dreamed into existence by the architects of British ballet: Ninette de Valois, Frederick Ashton and Constant Lambert. Carried to fame on a wave of wartime patriotism, Margot's sense of duty rather than ambition propelled her forward. Yet her gifts were such that her pre-eminence would come to eclipse the careers of subsequent generations. Ballet is a fairytale world; if Margot, like the pure and poetic heroine of Swan Lake, was a natural Odette, she would also have to contend with virtue's raw shadow-side in the guise of Constant Lambert, Roberto Arias and Rudolph Nureyev the men who, like Von Rothbart, were to take possession of her heart.

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Product Details

  • Product code: ADCTP
  • ISBN: 9780140165302
  • Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Dimensions: 19.7cm x 13.0cm
  • Pages: 704
  • Publish date: 04/08/2005

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