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BARNUM : AN AMERICAN LIFE, Robert Wilson

Label
BARNUM : AN AMERICAN LIFE
Title
BARNUM
Title remainder
AN AMERICAN LIFE
Statement of responsibility
Robert Wilson
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The first major biography of P.T. Barnum in a generation, a vivid account of the forefather of American entertainment"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
LBSOR/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951 February 21-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wilson, Robert
Dewey number
  • 791.3092
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
GV1811.B3
LC item number
W57 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Simon & Schuster nonfiction original hardcover
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Barnum, P. T.
  • Circus owners
Label
BARNUM : AN AMERICAN LIFE, Robert Wilson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: "Do you know Barnum?" -- The richest child in town -- The nursemaid -- On Broadway -- The mermaid -- The general -- The queen -- The continent -- At home -- The voice -- Temples of entertainment -- Before the fall -- Putting out fires -- A ruined man -- The war and a wedding -- Fire! -- Show fever -- Marriage bonds -- Excitement, pepper & mustard -- And Bailey -- Last years
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
pages cm.
Isbn
9781501118623
Lccn
2019000245
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(DLC)BK0022186577
Label
BARNUM : AN AMERICAN LIFE, Robert Wilson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: "Do you know Barnum?" -- The richest child in town -- The nursemaid -- On Broadway -- The mermaid -- The general -- The queen -- The continent -- At home -- The voice -- Temples of entertainment -- Before the fall -- Putting out fires -- A ruined man -- The war and a wedding -- Fire! -- Show fever -- Marriage bonds -- Excitement, pepper & mustard -- And Bailey -- Last years
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
pages cm.
Isbn
9781501118623
Lccn
2019000245
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(DLC)BK0022186577

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