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Topsy : the startling story of the crooked-tailed elephant, P.T. Barnum, and the American wizard, Thomas Edison

Author: Michael Daly
Publisher: New York : Grove/Atlantic, ©2013.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: P T Barnum; Thomas A Edison; P T Barnum; Thomas A Edison
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Daly
ISBN: 0802119042 9780802119049 9780802146052 0802146058
OCLC Number: 875536999
Notes: "Atlantic Monthly Press."
Description: viii, 369 pages : illustrations (some color)
Responsibility: Michael Daly.

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Michael Daly vividly revives a rollicking pachydermal tale that riveted New Yorkers a century ago and still survives in a gruesome YouTube video. Daly . . . provides perceptive insights into circus Read more...

 
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