Paris: M. de Brunoff. 1922. First edition.
Large quarto, original cream paper wrappers. 194 pp. Limited first edition in English of this biography of Anna Pavlova, number 177 of only 300 copies signed by the publisher, this copy also signed by Pavlova on the half title page. Lavishly illustrated with 72 illustrations, including many rich photogravures, seven designs by Leon Bakst, woodcuts by Galanis, and works by Serov, Urban, Barbier and others. "The most beautiful of the books devoted to Pavlova" (Niles & Leslie II:502). Folding jacket/portfolio in the French style, light soiling to covers, chipping to spine ends, loosening to stitching, but internally fine and overall in good condition.