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Little Dancer Aged Fourteen

The True Story Behind Degas's Masterpiece

by Camille Laurens and Willard Wood

Hardcover, 166 pages, Random House Inc, List Price: $22.95 |

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Little Dancer Aged Fourteen
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The True Story Behind Degas's Masterpiece
Author
Camille Laurens and Willard Wood

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This absorbing, heartfelt work uncovers the story of the real dancer behind Degas' now-iconic sculpture, and the struggles of late 19th-century Parisian life.