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Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey 1946 Route Book: The Greatest Show on Earth
Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey 1946 Route Book: The Greatest Show on Earth
Sarasota, Florida: Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey: 1946: Limited Printing: Stapled Wraps: Good+: 5" X 8" Oblong: Wear and tear from general use: edge wear, a few creases, and rubbing. Tear along head of spine to first staple (about half-an-inch). Still bound together solid. 61 pages, illustrated with photos. Contents include a poem by Henry Gillen titled "Old Doc Ringling;" an historical article by Bill Chipman titled "Through the Years With a Great American Tradition;" Officers of the Corporation; the 1946 Route; Statistics; Program of the 1946 Performance; Circus Officers, Directors and Personnel for 1946; Circus Kings of All Time; Ringling Routes 1884-1918; and Operations for 1946. Price listed as one dollar.: 02458: 
Price: 85.00 USD
Circus, Hamid, George A.
2 Hamid, George A.
New York: Sterling Publishing Co., Inc.: 1950: Hard Cover: Very Good: Very Good: Inscribed and Signed By Author: Light shelf wear. jacket price-clipped and a bit rubbed and worn at the tips. Inscribed to the book's previous owners by Hamid and dated 1969. 253 pages with black & white photos. Circus biography of acrobat George Hamid from Lebanon.: 05056: 
Price: 30.00 USD
Here Keller, Train This, Keller, George
3 Keller, George
Here Keller, Train This
New York: Random House: 1961: Second Printing: Hard Cover: Very Good: Very Good: Mild age wear, some spotting to the fore-edge. No tears or chips to the jacket. 246 pages, endpaper photos. Special page before the title page that has a lion graphic and a line that reads: Compliments fromn the 1961 Arabia Temple Shrine Circus, followed by the signature of A. E. Newton, Jr., General Chairman.: 04126: 
Price: 75.00 USD
CIRCUS! From Rome to Ringling, Murray, Marian
4 Murray, Marian
CIRCUS! From Rome to Ringling
New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts: 1956: First Edition: Hard Cover: Near Fine: Very Good+: SIGNED: 354 pages, illustrated with numerous historical photographs. Very light wear to boards. The jacket has minimal edge wear and some light chipping at the spine ends. Protected in a Mylar archival sleeve. Binding tight and square. No marks or stains. A nice clean copy of this comprehensive history with an outstanding collection of rare autographs from famous circus stars of the past. Signatures were collected in this book at the 1959 Police Circus in St. Louis, Missouri. The circus was produced by Al Dobritch, who has also signed the book. Signatures are from the Flying Wallendas (Karl Wallenda, Mario K. Wallenda, Carla Jordan Wallenda); The Flying Malkos (June Malko, Mike Malko), and four members from The Seven Ashtons (Douglas Ashton, Stanley Ashton, Jackie Ashton, and Goldie Ashton), and the following individuals: Al Dobritch, Lola Dobritch, Rose Gold, Tony Steele, Bill Bentlage, Tony Dorchester, Pietro Bizarro Droj, Belig Ezsias. A couple of names are illegible. Rose Gold appears to have signed her name two or three times.: 02590: 
Price: 195.00 USD

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