5 edition of Swan. found in the catalog.
While Hijiri Masumi"s school is performing in Moscow before the leaders of the Bolshoi Ballet, one of the leading ballerina"s suffers an injury. The future of Japanese ballet hangs on the performance of an injured dancer--unless Masumi can take her place.
|Statement||by Ariyoshi Kyoko ; [Tony Ogasawara, translation ; Maya Perry, adaptation ; Sno Cone, lettering].|
|Contributions||Perry, Maya., Sno Cone Studios.|
|LC Classifications||PN6790.J33 A75 2005|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||194 p. :|
|Number of Pages||194|
|ISBN 10||1401205372, 1415633509|
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