Publisher: Michigan State University Press, East Lansing, Michigan;
Date of Publication: 1957
Stock Code: 4651
FIRST EDITION. Large octavo. viii, , 290 pp. Book Condition: Very Good. Jacket Condition: Very Good. Publishers’ red cloth with blue and yellow titles to spine in unclipped pictorial dust-jacket. Top edge a little dusty & minor foxing to textblock edge, otherwise a clean copy; no annotation or inscriptions. Jacket lightly surface soiled to cream background with a few small nicks & creases to edge.
Autobiography of the circus performer and puppeteer, with many first-hand accounts from American show life in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.