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Wild, weird, and wonderful : the American circus 1901-1927, as seen by F.W. Glasier, photographer

Author: Mark Sloan; F W Glasier
Publisher: New York : Quantuck Lane Press : Distributed by W.W. Norton, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Remarkable period photographs by F.W. Glasier capture the colorful world of the Big Top in early twentieth-century America, portraying an array of parades, tent raisings, circus spectaculars, and the everyday lives of the performers.
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Genre/Form: Pictorial works
Photography, Artistic
Bildverk
Named Person: F W Glasier; F W Glasier
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Sloan; F W Glasier
ISBN: 0971454841 9780971454842
OCLC Number: 51160261
Notes: "A project of the META Museum."
Description: 128 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Other Titles: American circus 1901-1927
Responsibility: by Mark Sloan ; introduction by Timothy Tegge.

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Here, in both glory and grit, is the American circus during the most vibrant period in its history. These photographs, not seen for almost a century, show it all, from the parades and the Big Top to  Read more...

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