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2 edition of Circus girl. found in the catalog.

Circus girl.

Nell Marr Dean

Circus girl.

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Arcadia House in [New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Circus -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ3.D34556 Ci, PS3554.E1726 Ci
    The Physical Object
    Pagination219 p. ;
    Number of Pages219
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6202906M
    LC Control Number56012936
    OCLC/WorldCa6393542

    From clowns to trapeze artistes there is something for all - especially children. InGeorge and Willie Muse, two young African American brothers in a sharecropper family, were taken from their home and captured by a circus. Share the experience with young children and friends. Is there some trickery involving blunt nails and weight distribution? This belongs to a circus, in which Lilibet's parents work.

    Possibly created by the Cossacks who used it in warfare. It is memorable for many reasons, not least among them being that the various nationalities are drawn as different animals — Germans as cats, Poles as pigs, and Jews as the mice that give the name to the piece. She also just so happens to be part swan. These performers have strong arms, a sense of balance, gymnastic skills and artistry. Yet Louisa and Tom Gradgrind's joyless education doesn't serve them well.

    The book goes on, however, to incorporate the tales of a number of different characters all living in the Nazi-controlled Protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia, at the end becoming almost unbearably raw and horrific, made all the more so because you remember how you laughed in the beginning. An accomplice ties special knots which are easy to undo or there are false panels to escape through. Although for many performers it was a way to earn a living - it became less acceptable to modern society. The girl gazes at her audience with confident sky-blue eyes and a Mona Lisa smile; trapeze artists perform in the background. An experienced clown will hook the audience with what is coming.


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