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Carrousel Art: A Magazine for People Who Love Merry-Go-Rounds
No. 23 (November, 1983) . Library stamps on front cover & table of contents page; else about fine .
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Book number: 75241
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Catalogue: Circus
Keywords: Carrousels; Marry-Go-Rounds

 
Peter's Pony: A Fuzzy Wuzzy Book Color illustrations
Racine, Wis.: Whitman Publishing, 1954. 4to. Pictorial wraps. Unpaginated . #2058:25. Wear at extremities, cover separating 4" at heel of spine. Good. Uncommon Peter Pony escapes his rocking horse existence to join the circus!.
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Book number: 44102
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Keywords: Circus; Rocking Horse; Fuzzy Wuzzy Book

 
(ANGLUND, JOAN WALSH, COLOR ILLUS.). SHAPIRO, IRWIN
Circus Boy
New York: Simon & Schuster, (1957). 1st ed. ("A"). Small sqare 8vo. Pictorial boards. Little Golden Book #290. Ill.: ANGLUND, Joan Walsh, color illus. Lightly worn at extremities; else Near Fine Based on the popular Circus Boy television program.
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Book number: 8229
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Catalogue: Circus
Keywords: Circus; Tv Show; Television Anglund, Joan Walsh, Color Illus.

 
BREWSTER, BENJAMIN AND FELIX SUTTON
The Big Book of the Real Circus
NY: Grosset&Dunlap. 1958. Color illus. Gail Phillips and James Schucker. 4to. Pictorial boards. Very light wear heel spine, else Fine .
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Book number: 13898
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Catalogue: Circus
Keywords: Circus Juvenile

 
CLARK, DENIS
Black Lightning : The Story of a Leopard B/w illus. by G. Gifford Ambler
NY: Viking. 1954. lst Am. Edition. . Name/date frt.endpp(under d/j flap), else Fine in lt.sunned/soiled d/j, wear tips spine Story of a raven-black leopard on the island of Ceylon who is captured and sold to a circus, freed and rerturned to his place of birth.
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Book number: 4017
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Keywords: Black Leopard - Juvenile Fiction; Circus

 
COURT, ALFRED
My Life with the Big Cats
NY: S&S. l955. lst prtg. B/w photo illus. . Paper slt.browning, as usual. Slightly faded at spine, else near Fine .
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Book number: 2576
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Catalogue: Circus
Keywords: Wild Cats; Circus

 
DUMAS, ALEXANDRE
When Pierrot Was Young B/w & color illus. by Peter Farmer, distinguished artist and stage designer. English translation by Douglas Munto, a Dumas scholar
London: Oxford Univ. Press, 1975. 1st printing. Small 4to. Pictorial boards. 88 p. Lightly worn at bottom edge & head of spine, bookplate on front paste-down; else near FINE in near Fine, price clipped d/j Pierrot's extraordinary adventures in the strange fairy-tale court of Bohemia. Here he fell hopelessly in love with the beautiful Princess Fluet-d'Amandier, was the victim of the machinations of an evil courtier & was saved from peril by his own resourcefulness & the magic of a water-fairy .
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Book number: 55140
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Catalogue: Circus
Keywords: Clown

 
FENNER, PHYLLIS R, ED
Circus Parade: Stories of the Big Top B/w illus. by Lee Ames
New York: Alfred Knopf. 1954. First Edition. Small 4to. Mustard-colored cloth, stamped in black. 174 p. Fine in d.w. which is lightly soiled & worn at extremities Stories about circus animals & circus people written by distinguished writers: Laura Bent, Hugh Lofting, Noel Streatfield, Frances Clarke Sayers, Edward Fenton, Carol Ryrie Brink, et al.
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Book number: 54282
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Catalogue: Circus
Keywords: Circus; Bent, Laura; Streatfield, Noel; Lofting, Hugh; Sayers, Frances Clardk; Fenton, Edward; Brink, Carol Ryrie

 
FREELING, ANNE
Ranjit of the Circus Ring B/w illus. by Pat Marriott
NY: Roy Pub. (1959). First American Edition. Small 8vo. Green boards stamped in gold with golden image of clown on front cover. Very light wear at extremities; else FINE in price-clipped lightly worn near Fine d/j Ranjit was billed as a prince and dressed like one - in the circus ring. But outside the ring, he was just an ordinary little Hindu boy with a passion for animals and love for Lotus, his performing chimp. Well researched and etailed picture of life in a small English circus.
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Book number: 55138
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Keywords: English Circus

 
FRIEDMAN, ROSE
Tim Tomkins, Circus Boy Color illus. by Polly Jackson
New York: Abingdon-Cokesbury Press, (1952). 1st ed. ( "A") . Sqare 8vo. Cloth-backed boards. Lightly worn at extremities; else Fine in lightly worn d/j, with 1/2' tears at extremities & a 2" fade mark at head of spine Happy glimpse of circus life as seen through the eyes of a small boy.
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Book number: 7421
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Keywords: Circus - Juv

 
GARBUTT, BERNARD
Roger the Rosin Back. B/w illus. with red accents by the author
New York: Hastings House, (1961). First Edition. Oblong small 4to. Tan pictorial cloth. 48 p. Near Fine Roger was big white horse who grew up in Missoula, Montana and joined the circus. He pulled the heavy circus wagons and then got promoted to "rosin back" with the Flying Bamindini Family,a troop of bareback riders.
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Book number: 54587
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Catalogue: Circus
Keywords: Circus; Bareback Riders; Horses

 
GASCOIGNE, BAMBER
Why the Rope Went Tight Color illus. by Christina Gascoigne
New York: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Co. (1981). First U.S. Edition. Small 4to. Pictorial boards. Unpaginated. Fine in near fine d/j, which is very lightly worn at extemities Rollicking tale set at a circus, complete with tattooed man, acrobatic ladies and roaring lion. The author is a well known British author and broadcaster.
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Book number: 65492
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(HAUMAN, DORIS & GEORGE, COLOR ILLUS.). TURPIN, EDNA
Three Circus Days
New York: Macmillan, 1935. First Edition. 12mo. Blue cloth, stamped in yellow. 96 p. Ill.: HAUMAN, Doris & George, color illus. Lightly worn at extremities, name & address front free endpaper; else Very Good in soiled, edgeworn d/j. Uncommon Three circus stories for children that have just learned to read. Charmingly illustrated by the Haumans.
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Book number: 51939
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Keywords: American Airlines Juvenile Hauman, Doris & George, Color Illus.

 
HERRMANN, FRANK
The Giant Alexander and the Circus B/w & color illus. by George Him
New York: McGraw Hill, (1966). 1st American ed. Small 4to. Orange cloth. Unpaginated. Fine in near Fine d/j Alexander is the sixty-foot-high giant..he looks rather fierce but isn't really. In this new story he joins the circus, draws in the crowds and proves a huge success.
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Book number: 32704
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Keywords: Him, George . Illus. ; Circus Juvenile

 
HOOD, FLORA
The Longest Beard in the World B/w illus with orange accents by Henry Luhrs
San Carlos, Calif.: Golden Gate Books, (1962). 8vo. Beige illus. cloth. 47 p . Fine in lightly soiled & worn d/j Tale, set in North Carolina of early 1900's, of Uncle Hiram who traveled with a circus because he had the longest beard in the world and what happened when he had to substitute for Santa Claus at the Christmas speaking at the village church.
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Book number: 12719
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Keywords: North Carolina; Circus; Santa Claus

 
HUBLER, RICHARD
The Cristianis B/w photo illus
London:Jarrolds, (1967). First Edition. 8vo. Black cloth, stamped in silver. 220 p. Fine in price-clipped d/j, which is lightly worn at extremities Saga of one of the greatest families in circus history, known for horse and acrobatic acts.
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Book number: 54283
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Keywords: Circus; Italian Circus

 
JENNINGS, GARY
Parades! Celebrations and Circuses on the March B/w photo illus
Philadelphia: Lippincott, (1966). 1st ed. Small 4to. Green cloth, stamped in gilt. 150p. Bibliographical Note. Index. Fine in d/j which is lightly worn at extremities .
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Book number: 9101
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Keywords: Parades; Circus

 
JENNINGS, GARY
Parades! Celebrations and Circuses on the March Illus. with b/w photos
Philadelphia: Lippincott, (1966). First Edition. Small 4to. Green cloth, stamped in gilt. 150p. Bibliographical Note. Index. Fine in lightly faded d/j, with light wear at extremities Colorful account of the history and lore of parades, past and present.
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Book number: 54588
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Keywords: Parades; Circus

 
(KELLOGG, STEVEN, COLOR ILLUS). MAYER, MERCER
Liverwurst Is Missing
NY:Morrow. (l981). First Edition. 4to. Morrow Eagle Library Edition pictorial cloth. Ill.: KELLOGG, Steven, Color illus. Fine in Fine d/j Liverwurst, the baby rhinosterwurst and star of the Zanzibus Circus has been lured away with mushrooms, his favorite food!.
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Book number: 16713
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Keywords: Circus; Juv. Fiction; Mushrooms Kellogg, Steven, Color Illus

 
KELLOGG, STEVEN
Mike Fink - a Tall Tale Retold... Color illus. by the author
New York: Morrow, (1992). First Edition ("1"). 4to. Glossy pictorial boards. Unpaginated. SIGNED with an ink drawing of an alligator by Kellogg on the verso of the front free endpaper. Fine in Fine d/j Mike Fink, King of the frontier Keelboatmen - strong, rowdy men who floated cargo down the Missouri, Ohio and Mississippi Rivers to New Orleans.
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Book number: 61472
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Keywords: Signed with an Ink Drawing

 
KREMENTZ, JILL
A Very Young Circus Flyer B/w & color photo illus. by the author
New York: Knopf, 1979. 1st ed. 4to. Cloth-backed boards. Near Fine in near Fine d/j .
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Book number: 9096
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Keywords: Circus; Trapeze

 
MANNING, PAUL
Clown Color illus. by Nicola Bayley
New York: Macmillan, (1988) . First American edition ("1"). 24mo. White cloth-backed lavender boards. Unpaginated. Merry-Go-Rhymes Series. FINE in FINE d/j Simple rhymes with glowing pictures of Peekaboo the clown.
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Book number: 55142
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Keywords: Simple Rhymes

 
MANNING, PAUL
Cook Color illus. by Nicola Bayley
London: Walker Books. (1987). Second printing 1988. 24mo. Slick boards. Unpaginated. No jacket as issued. Merry-Go-Rhymes Series. FINE. Simple rhymes with glowing pictures of Chef Squirrel and helpers.
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Book number: 94668
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Keywords: Simple Rhymes

 
PICKARD, EDITH A
Mammals of Circus and Zoo Including a Curriculum Unit on Mammals of Circus and Zoo Developed in the Saratoga Union School. Illus. with b/w photos
Sacramento: California State Department of Education, (1937). 1st ed. 8vo. Wraps. iii, 57 p. Science Guide for Elementary Schools, Vol. III, No. 6. Fresno County Free Library School Department" stamp on first leaf, similar stamp partially erased on front cover. Minor wear at edges; else very good .
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Book number: 76296
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Catalogue: Circus
Keywords: Zoos; Education; Children's Books; California

 
SCHREIBER, GEORGES
Bambino Goes Home Color illus. by the artist
New York: Viking Press, (1959). First Edition. Small 4to. Rust-colored cloth. 29 p. Fine in d/j which is lightly worn at extremities & with a few 1/4'' chips Bambino the Clown is back again! This time, on the ship taking him back to Italy, he meets Jimmy, who is fearful about being in a strange land where he cannot speak the language.
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Book number: 9099
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Catalogue: Circus
Keywords: Clowns

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