Carny Folk

by Francine Hornberger
Carny Folk
  • ISBN-13: 9780806526614
  • Author(s): Francine Hornberger
  • Subject: Dance & other performing arts
  • Publisher: Penguin Random House Group
  • Imprint: Citadel
  • Publication Date: 01-04-2005
  • Format: p/b

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The general public has been fascinated by Human Oddities' for centuries. This insatiable curiosity continues right through to today where this fascination can be sated by Carny Folk. In this book readers can discover people like Atasha the Gorilla Girl, Combustible Kira, Otis the Frog Boy and over forty other legendary sideshow acts. From PT Barnum's albinos and 'Siamese twins' to the new generation of 'carny kids', this captivating anthology pulls back the curtain on many of the most famous side show celebrities of all time.'
About the book

The general public has been fascinated by Human Oddities' for centuries. This insatiable curiosity continues right through to today where this fascination can be sated by Carny Folk. In this book readers can discover people like Atasha the Gorilla Girl, Combustible Kira, Otis the Frog Boy and over forty other legendary sideshow acts. From PT Barnum's albinos and 'Siamese twins' to the new generation of 'carny kids', this captivating anthology pulls back the curtain on many of the most famous side show celebrities of all time.'