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Sambo : the rise & demise of an American jester

Author: Joseph Boskin
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Drawing on primary sources and scholarly studies of American life and literature, drama, material culture, cartoon art, advertising and popular entertainment from minstrel shows through motion  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Unterhalter
Biographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Boskin, Joseph.
Sambo.
New York : Oxford University Press, 1986
(OCoLC)564861234
Named Person: Schwarze
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Boskin
ISBN: 0195040740 9780195040746 0195056582 9780195056587
OCLC Number: 13498918
Description: ix, 252 pages [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: An Epitaph Read Backward in Time --
As His Name Is, So Is He --
Ladies and Gentlemen: Your Attention, Please! Would You Welcome The First American Entertainer Sambo!! --
And Performing Today at Balls, Circuses, Theatres Picnics, Churches, Schools, and Prisons--The Indomitable, Spirited, Laughing ... Jim Crow, Esquire!! --
Impressions in Boldface --
Prismatic Projections --
The Camera Eye --
The Radio Ear: The Odd-Couples Connection --
The Fool as an Emancipator.
Other Titles: Sambo : the rise and demise of an American jester.
Responsibility: Joseph Boskin.
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