NUREYEV - AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY WITH PICTURES BY ALEXANDER BLAND
Publisher : Great Britain, Hodder and Stoughton
Publication date : 1962
Available in : English
First autobiography signed by Nureyev written by Alexander Bland (Nigel and Maud Gosling) from interviews with the dancer. Photographs of the dancer’s beginnings in the West. Includes Nureyev's anecdotes concerning his childhood, his discovery of the world of dance at Ufa, his early beginnings in the theatre, his years spent studying at the Vaganova Institute in Leningrad, his initial successes at the Kirov, his arrival in Paris and his early life in the West.