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Bland, Alexander

Overview
Works: 20 works in 116 publications in 7 languages and 3,340 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Pictorial works  Portraits  Illustrated works  Reviews  Autobiographies  Caricatures and cartoons 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: GV1785.N8, B
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Most widely held works by Alexander Bland
A history of ballet and dance in the western world by Alexander Bland( Book )

21 editions published between 1963 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retrace l'évolution de l'art de la danse et du ballet dans l'Antiquité (Egypte, Grèce, Rome) et à diverses époques dans plusieurs pays d'Occident. Replace cet art dans le contexte social et historique de chaque époque. Illustrations assez abondantes et de très bonne qualité. A la fin: vie et art de neuf danseurs bien renommés. Autres chapitres: les théoriciens, décors et effets, musique. Index détaillé des sujets et des noms propres
Men dancing : performers and performances by Alexander Bland( Book )

6 editions published in 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book analyzes the role of men in dance. It sketches the historical background and examines, for the first time, the different qualities, both physiological and psychological, that make up the various types of dancer. It presents a gallery of the finest artists, all vividly illustrated, giving attention to many from all over the world and through the ages, but concentrating on those extraordinary dancers--for instance, Nureyev and Baryshnikov--whose names send people crowding to the box office"--From publisher description
The adventurous world of Paris, 1900-1914 by Alexander Bland( Book )

2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Royal Ballet, the first fifty years by Alexander Bland( Book )

5 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Observer of the dance, 1958-1982 : in memory by Alexander Bland( Book )

9 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Nureyev Valentino : portrait of a film by Alexander Bland( Book )

17 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and Spanish and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dancer's world by Michael Peto( Book )

10 editions published in 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Royal Ballet : the first 50 years by Alexander Bland( Book )

8 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paris, 1900-1914 : the miraculous years by Alexander Bland( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Internationales Ballett auf deutschen Bühnen. Photos: Hannes Kilian by Hannes Kilian( Book )

10 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in 3 languages and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nureyev; an autobiography with pictures by Rudolf Nureyev( Book )

10 editions published between 1962 and 1969 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prowling the pavements : selected art writings, 1950-1980 : in memory by Alexander Bland( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noureev by Alexander Bland( Book )

4 editions published between 1976 and 1978 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noerejev als Valentino : een film belicht by Alexander Bland( Book )

3 editions published in 1977 in Dutch and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schets in woord en beeld van de speelfilm die in 1977 werd gemaakt over het leven van de Amerikaanse filmster Rudolph Valentino (1895-1926) met de Russische danser Rudolf Hametovic̆ Nureʹev (1938-1993) in de hoofdrol
Nureyev by Rudolf Nureyev( Book )

4 editions published between 1962 and 1966 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The young dancer's own story of his ambitions as a dancer and of his "leap of freedom" at Le Bourget airport in June of 1961
Portrait d'un film : Noureev-Valentino by Alexander Bland( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in French and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il Valentino di Nureiev : ritratto di un film by Alexander Bland( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in Italian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of ballet and dance in the western world by Alexander Bland( )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noureev Valentino : portrait d'un film by Alexander Bland( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Rudolf Nureyev : an Autobiography With Pictures by Rudolf Nureyev( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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