The Circus in Literature: An Outline of Its Development and a Bibliography with Notes

By: Westervelt, Leonidas, 1879-1952

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Frontis., [4], 88 p. No. 20 of 300 ltd. ed. Bound in red cloth with title in black on spine and front board. Glassine dust jacket with very few mars. Uncut, UNOPENED. Based on the author's personal collection, p. 1-38 is a history of the circus followed by a subject bibliography. Westervelt, a playwright, novelist, and screen writer, was interested in circus history and P.T. Barnum in particular. His Barnum collection was donated to the New-York Historical Society and formed the core of its circus collection..

Title: The Circus in Literature: An Outline of Its Development and a Bibliography with Notes

Author Name: Westervelt, Leonidas, 1879-1952

Illustrator: Half-tone

Categories: Circus,

Publisher: New York :, Privately Printed,: 1931

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Very Good+

Jacket Condition: DJ Good+

Type: Privately Printed

Size: 8.5

Seller ID: AB0006

Keywords: circus, circus Bibliography