La Merveilleuse Histoire Du Cirque

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Author: Henry Thétard


Edition Cited in The Compleat Witch
Publisher: Prisma
City: Paris
Year: 1947
additional information
Pages: Tome 1 – 271; Tome 2 – 335; Tome 3 – unknown
Binding: Hardback
Size: 8.5″ x 11″
Front/Back Dust Jacket Flap Copy
Table of Contents
Tome 1
1. Les Temps Anciens
2. Le Peuple du Voyage
3. Le Cirque Anglais
4. Le Cirque dans la Pays Latins
5. Banquistes et Cirques d’Allemagne
6. Hippodromes et Arènes
7. Le Cirque Américain
8. Grand Voyage, Grande Réclame
9. Évolution dans la construction des Cirques
10. Le Rayonnement du Cirque
Tome 2
11. Le Spectacle du Cirque
12. L’Éducation des Banquistes
13. Le Monde du Cirque
14. Le Tapis
15. Équilibristes et Jongleurs
16. Danseurs et Funambules
17. Gymnastes et Aériens
18. Le Cheval
19. Dresseurs et Dompteurs
20. Le Clown
21. Tableaux vivants et Pantomimes
22. Illusionnistes, Fakirs, etc.
23. Exotiques et Side-Show
Martyologue du Cirque
Index des Noms cités

Tome 3

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Title: (if different)
Subtitle: (if different)
Year: 1947
Publisher: Prisma
Pages:  Tome 1 – 271; Tome 2 – 335; Tome 3 – unknown
Binding: Hardback
8.5″ x 11″
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Notes:  Released as a set of three or two numbered volumes.  Sets numbered 1 through 500 contained three volumes.  Sets numbered 501 though 2,500 contained two volumes.
Title: (if different)
Subtitle: (if different)
Year: 1978
Publisher: Julliard
Pages:  631 total
Binding: Hardback
Cover Price:
Notes: Reprint


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