The Renaissance of the Greek Ideal. Diana Watts.

The Renaissance of the Greek Ideal

New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1914. First American Edition. Hardcover. Quarto; pp; xii, 184; illustrated with one hundred forty-four illustrations and diagrams including sixty-three full page plates; navy blue cloth over boards with Greek key blind stamp decoration and gilt lettering; Very good, a solid copy. Very good. Item #15837

An extraordinary physical culture book; Contents include Comparative Analysis of the Ancient Greek Development and that of the Modern Human Being; Definition of Tension; Fundamental Principles of Movement; Interpretation of Sculpture by the Laws of Balance; Mental/Spiritual Reactions and more. Very in-depth with sculptural images, movement diagrams, photos of the author demonstrating poses and a Cinema Series, showing movement frame-by-frame.

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