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The ballet book : the young performer's guide to classical dance  Cover Image Book Book

The ballet book : the young performer's guide to classical dance / written and arranged by Deborah Bowes ; principal photography by Kiran West.

Bowes, Deborah, (author.). West, Kiran, 1985- (photographer.). National Ballet School (Canada) (Added Author). Firefly Books. (Added Author).


"Prepared in conjunction with Canada's National Ballet School, The Ballet Book is the definitive instructional resource for children who are beginning to explore the possibilities and delights of ballet. The book is an inspirational motivator, an exceptional teaching aid, and an ideal companion for students. Now it has all-new photographs in color and a text more suited to contemporary young dancers."-- Provided by publisher.

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  • ISBN: 9780228100676
  • ISBN: 0228100674
  • ISBN: 9780228100669
  • ISBN: 0228100666
  • Physical Description: 144 pages : color illustrations, color portraits ; 26 cm
  • Edition: Second edition.
  • Publisher: Buffalo, New York ; Firefly Books Ltd., 2018.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Previously published under title: The ballet book: a young person's guide to classical dance.
"Canada's National Ballet School"--Title page.
"A Firefly book"--Title page verso.
First edition: 1999.
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
To begin -- Ballet class -- Branching out -- The healthy dancer -- Performing.
Subject: Ballet > Juvenile literature.
Ballet dancing > Juvenile literature.
Ballet dancers > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Juvenile works.
Informational works.

Available copies

  • 1 of 2 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Cass County.


  • 0 current holds with 2 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Cass County Library-Harrisonville J 792.8 BOW 2018 (Text) 0002206106599 Juvenile Non-Fiction Checked out 05/29/2024

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