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The circus of the earth and the air

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Published by Harcourt Brace & Co. in San Diego .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Circus performers -- Fiction.,
  • Circus -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBrooke Stevens.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3569.T447 C57 1994
    The Physical Object
    Pagination410 p. :
    Number of Pages410
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1410432M
    ISBN 100151179875
    LC Control Number93019163

    An enthralling, sometimes breathtaking glimpse into one of North America's few remaining traveling circuses. The Great Wallenda Circus is run by the scion of a great (though some might say cursed) 20th-century circus family, Rick Wallenda, whose own high-wire career was ended by a crippling foot fall in early In , Wilkins (After the Applause, not reviewed, etc.) decided to conquer. Book Elemental Circus, Theatre & Dance Fusion Show. Elemental is a brilliant fusion of circus, theatre and dance that combine to create an exhilarating and magical show. A fantastical and unique cirque production which is ideal for audiences at corporate events and large venues. The show is performed against a beautiful white silk, mountain. The story of the Big Show's tour is truly "one for the book" and, in many respects, its facts are the most unusual that a circus annual has printed since "type first kissed paper." The Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Circus, brighter and gayer than ever, got away to a flying start this year.


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