Anna Pavlova

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Published by M. de Brunoff in Paris .

Written in English

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  • Russia (Federation)


  • Pavlova, Anna, 1881-1931.,
  • Ballerinas -- Russia (Federation) -- Biography.

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StatementV. Svetloff ; translated from the Russian by A. Grey ; woodcuts by D. Galanis.
ContributionsJohn Davis Batchelder Collection (Library of Congress)
LC ClassificationsGV1785.P3 S85 1922
The Physical Object
Pagination194 p. :
Number of Pages194
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL548113M
LC Control Number96128859

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Some sources say that her parents married just before her birth, others — years later. Her mother Lyubov Feodorovna Pavlova came from peasants and worked as a laundress at the house of a Russian-Jewish banker Lazar Polyakov for Born: Anna Matveyevna Pavlova, 12 February.

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Her father's identity is not known. When Anna was very small, her mother married reserve soldier Matvey Pavlov, who died when Anna was two years old.

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Grand Duchess Maria Pavlovna of Russia (Russian: Великая Княгиня Мария Павловна; 18 April [O.S. 6 April] – 13 December ), known as Maria Pavlovna the Younger, was a granddaughter of Alexander II of was a paternal first cousin of Nicholas II (Russia's last Tsar) and maternal first cousin of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (consort of Elizabeth II).Born: 18 AprilSaint Petersburg, Russian Empire.

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Oct 01,  · His artwork transports the reader back to this long ago performance, and together words and art bring that day to life. Perfect for youngstersI Dreamed I Was A Ballerina includes short biographies of both Pavlova and Degas, to complete the story, and is a masterpiece to be treasured by aspiring ballerinas and artists, everywhere.5/5(5).

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Content: Programs and promotional material for the tour of the United States by Anna Pavlova and her company, alternately listed as the Pavlowa Ballet, Pavlowa Ballet Russe, Saison Ballet Russe, Anna Pavlowa and her Ballet Russe, and the Pavlowa Imperial Ballet Russe.

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