The autobiography of Fred Branda the
famous equestrian director of the World's largest Circus; the Barnum
and Bailey, Ringling Brothers Greatest Show On Earth.
Through the author's life weave the
Circus Greats: Lillian Leitzel, Arthur Concello, Alfred Court, Clyde
Beatty, Emmett Kelly, Mabel Stark, May Wirth, etc, and the myriad of
tumblers, acrobats, clowns, equestrians, freaks, balancers, etc. And
how the circus folk live and travel in the wonderful world of the
circus under canvas.
Condition: Good. No dustjacket. Some yellowing of the corners of
pages, but otherwise clean internally. The cover is worn and the
spine is particularly faded and work, but the binding is firm and
the book intact.