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Humbug: The Art of P. T. Barnum

Humbug: The Art of P. T. Barnum
Author: Neil Harris
ISBN 13: 9780226317526
ISBN 10: 226317528
Edition: Phoenix ed
Publisher: University Of Chicago Press
Publication Date: 1981-05-15
Format: Paperback
Pages: 352
List Price: $32.00

This carefully researched study of America's greatest showman, huckster, and impresario is both an inclusive analysis of the historical and cultural forces that were the conditions of P. T. Barnum's success, and, as befits its subject, a richly entertaining presentation of the outrageous man and his exploits.