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The circus comes home

when the Greatest Show on Earth rode the rails

by Lois Duncan

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Published by Doubleday Book for Young Readers in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ringling Brothers -- History,
  • Circus -- Juvenile literature,
  • Circus -- History

  • About the Edition

    Photographs and text chronicle the history of the Ringling Brothers Circus which toured the United States until 1956, describing such acts as the Flying Wallendas and the Elephant Ballet.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Lois Duncan ; photographs by Joseph Janney Steinmetz.
    ContributionsSteinmetz, Joseph Janney, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1817 .D86 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination62 p. :
    Number of Pages62
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1706095M
    ISBN 10038530689X
    LC Control Number92007481

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