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Once a dancer--

Allegra Kent

Once a dancer--

an autobiography

by Allegra Kent

  • 197 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by University Press of Florida in Gainesville, FL .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kent, Allegra,
  • Ballerinas -- United States -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAllegra Kent.
    GenreBiography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1785.K46 A3 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 343 p. :
    Number of Pages343
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24014015M
    ISBN 10081303440X
    ISBN 109780813034409
    LC Control Number2009279605

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