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Title The ordinary acrobat : a journey into the wondrous world of the circus, past and present / Duncan Wall.
Author Wall, Duncan.
Publication New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2013.
Edition First edition.
Description 322 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Call # 796.47 W
Note Includes index.
Contents Circophiles -- State of the art -- Ring -- Art school -- Crossroads -- An American juggler in Paris -- Juggling clubs -- King of the Juggle -- Father of the circus -- Tradition -- Physical theater -- What grace, what hardiness -- Catch -- Opera for the eye -- Clown equals funny -- A regal past -- The inner clown -- Circus City -- Popular art -- Cirque de Demain.
Subject Wall, Duncan.
Acrobats -- Biography.
Circus performers -- Biography.
Circus -- History.
ISBN 9780307271723 :
0307271722

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