New York: Denishawn: The Ruth Denis and Ted Shawn School of Dancing and its Related Arts, . First Edition. Wraps. 4to. Saddle-stapled wraps. Very good plus, with light touches of soil and toning to wraps. Second issue has a short tear at upper edge of spine. Internally clean. 16pp. (No. 1) and 15pp. (No. 2). Very good +. Item #21698
First two issues of this magazine published by two prominent modern dance choreographers. The magazine's design shows strong Orientalist influences, for which the two were known; the covers show designs apparently lifted from Eastern art. Collects writings from St. Denis and Shawn about dance and its history, illustrated with photographs.A handsomely produced magazine.