Fairs and circuses

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Published by Bookwright Press in New York .

Written in English

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A brief history of fairs and circuses from the jesters and conjurors of the Middle Ages to the modern extravaganza of the roller coaster and the Big Top.

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Book details

StatementMiriam Moss.
SeriesTopics, Topics (New York, N.Y.)
LC ClassificationsGV1817 .M67 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination31 p. :
Number of Pages31
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2747081M
ISBN 100531181448
LC Control Number86072823

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Circuses and Fairs in Art (Fine Art Books for Young People) Condition: Fair. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has hardback covers. In fair condition, suitable as a study copy. No dust jacket.

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