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Half Snake, Half Panther

James Davidson: Nijinsky, 26 September 2013

by Lucy Moore.
Profile, 324 pp., £25, May 2013, 978 1 84668 618 4
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... that he had girdles of diamonds and emeralds given to him by an Indian prince,’ Ottoline Morrell wrote. From Romola Nijinsky’s biography of her husband we learn that an early admirer –Prince Lvov, whom Romola refers to as ‘X’ – once adorned him with lace and jewels and took him to Carnevale dressed as ‘a lady of the rococo period. He ...

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