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The chosen maiden

Eva Stachniak

The chosen maiden

by Eva Stachniak

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Family,
  • Biographical fiction,
  • Ballet dancers,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Issued also in electronic format.

    StatementEva Stachniak
    The Physical Object
    Pagination412 pages
    Number of Pages412
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27232434M
    ISBN 100385678568
    ISBN 109780385678568
    OCLC/WorldCa948552677

    Get this from a library! The chosen maiden. [Eva Stachniak] -- "The passionate, sweeping story of Bronia, an extraordinary ballerina forever in the shadow of the legendary Nijinsky--Russia's greatest dancer and her older brother. Born on the road to dancer.   The Chosen Maiden By Eva Stachniak Doubleday Canada Bronislava Nijinska, sister to the famous and doomed dance genius, Vaslav Nijinsky, was a woman ahead of her time, a groundbreaking dancer and choreographer whose early years were spent in Imperialist Russia but who saw the horrors and deprivations of the First World War and the Russian Revolution.

      The Chosen Maiden A Novel (Book): Stachniak, Eva: "The passionate, sweeping story of Bronia, an extraordinary ballerina forever in the shadow of the legendary Nijinsky--Russia's greatest dancer and her older brother. Born on the road to dancer parents, the Nijinsky children seem destined for the stage. Vaslav is an early prodigy, and through single-minded pursuit will grow into arguably the.   The Chosen Maiden by Eva Stachniak Published Janu The Chosen Maiden is sweeping account of the life and accomplishments of ballet dancer and choreographer Bronislava (Bronia) Nijinska, the sister to legendary dancer Vaslav Nijinsky, who was known as “Le Dieu de la Danse” (The God of the Dance).Set between and and told from Bronislava’s . I particularly like that the book is written from a woman's point of view. Sister of the great Nijinsky, Bronia's life reveals how behind the mystery of a great man is a family dedicated to his well-being, working alongside him, and, a sister flourishing with her own great achievements. The Chosen Maiden/5.

      The lush, sweeping story of a remarkable dancer who charts her own course through the tumultuous years of early 20th-century Europe. Beautifully blending fiction with fact, THE CHOSEN MAIDEN plunges readers into an artistic world upended by modernity, immersing them in the experiences of the era's giants, from Anna Pavlova and Serge Diaghilev to Coco Chanel and Pablo Picasso.   The lush, sweeping story of a remarkable dancer who charts her own course through the tumultuous years of early twentieth-century Europe. Beautifully blending fiction with fact, The Chosen Maiden plunges readers into an artistic world upended by modernity, immersing them in the experiences of the era's giants, from Anna Pavlova and Serge Diaghilev to Coco Chanel and Pablo : Eva Stachniak. The lush, sweeping story of a remarkable dancer who charts her own course through the tumultuous years of early twentieth-century Europe. Beautifully blending fiction with fact, The Chosen Maiden plunges readers into an artistic world upended by modernity, immersing them .


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