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Petrouchka: The Story of the Ballet

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4.2 out of 5
Based on 6 Ratings and 1 Reviews

Book Description
Drawn from Russian folklore, this is the story of Petrouchka, a tragi-comic figure in the mould of Punch and Pierrot, retold in a lyrical narrative, with gouache and pastel paintings by an award-winning American illustrator. Stravinsky's ballet based on the story was first performed in 1911.
Book Information
PublisherOrion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
BindingHardcover (2 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages32
Publication Date10/08/1992
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About John Collier (Author, Illustrator) : John Collier is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of John Collier include The Backyard (Picture Puffins), Petrouchka: The Story of the Ballet.
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About Vivian Werner (Author) : Vivian Werner is a published author of children's books. Published credits of Vivian Werner include Petrouchka: The Story of the Ballet, Ballet: How It All Began.
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