Sawdust & spangles

stories & secrets of the circus by W. C. Coup

Publisher: Paul A. Ruddell (461 Ben Franklin Station in Washington DC)

Written in English
Published: Pages: 262 Downloads: 418
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  • Coup, W. C. -- 1837-1895.

Edition Notes

Statementby W. C. Coup.
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 262p. :
Number of Pages262
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19033092M

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Out of 5 stars Sawdust & Spangles. Reviewed in the United States on February 8, I liked the book very much - especially the fact that it tells a true, historical story.

A good educational tool for elementary and intermediate school libraries. Read more. Helpful. Comment Report abuse/5(4). Sawdust and Spangles "There's no Business like Show Business". This is an opportunity to share and present Circus History with others.

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SAWDUST AND SPANGLES I BOYHOOD WITH THE OLD-TIME WAGON SHOW As many a boy has come into the circus business in much the same manner that I entered it (at the age of fourteen years), this start in show life may be of some interest because typical of the way in which young lads drift into this wandering existence.

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Full text of "Sawdust & spangles; stories & secrets of the circus" See other formats. Sawdust and Spangles SAWDUST & SPANGLES: STORIES & SECRETS OF THE CIRCUS: BY. COUP. Herbert S. Stone and Company. Eldridge Court, Chicago. MDCCCCI CONTENTS Foreword.

ix CHAP. A Page from the Invoice Book of the Big Show. VIII. Anecdotes of Men and Animals. Origin Sawdust & spangles book the American Circus. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Coup, W.C. (William Cameron), Sawdust & spangles. Chicago, H.S.

Stone and Co., (OCoLC) Sawdust and Spangles The Amazing Life of W.C. Coup (Book): Covert, Ralph: Presents the life of one of the most famous circus owners of the nineteenth century, who partnered with P.T. Barnum to built a circus hippdrome, constructed the New York Aquarium. Complete with tightrope-walking elephants, bearded ladies, and side-splitting clowns, Sawdust and Spangles tells the real story of a man who made all his dreams come true and whose life was as extraordinary as the spectacle he created.

Praise for Ralph Covert "One of the freshest, funniest, most original new kids' artists out there" —Family Fun4/5(1). Sawdust and Spangles, the first children's book by indie rocker and children's musician Ralph Covert, frontman of Ralph's World, and his playwright partner, G.

Riley Mills, hearkens back to the late s and the lure of the traveling big top to tell of the delight, determination and dreams of. Though so sketchy that his death (and the fact that the title is borrowed from his autobiography) isn't even mentioned, this profile of the indefatigable and once-renowned circus impresario captures the fascination with spectacle that drove him, alone and in partnership with P.T.

Barnum, to organize a number of circuses, sideshows and other popular attractions. The authors tally his. The first circus in America was started by Nathan A. Howes and Aaron Turner under a top canvas in Previous to that time others had shows in frame buildings and some simply with side canvas in hotel yards, and in theaters in New York City.

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American businessman and circus proprietor (1). By Holly Dickman, Published on 08/08/ BYU ScholarsArchive Citation. Dickman, Holly () "Sawdust and Spangles: The Amazing Life of W.

Coup," Children's Book and Media Review: Vol. Author: Holly Dickman. Sawdust & Spangles by W. Coup. This free downloadable e-book can be read on your computer or e-reader. Mobi files can be read on Kindles, Epub files can be read on other e-book readers, and Zip files can be downloaded and read on your computer.

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Interview with Ralph Covert about Sawdust and Spangles. Created by Curled Up Kids Add to Reading List Share this Book. Sawdust and Spangles: The Amazing Life of W.C. Coup Add to Reading List Share this Book. Images courtesy of publishers, organizations, and sometimes their Twitter handles.

Ralph Covert has Collaborated With. Riley Mills. Gee Gee, my father and Coco have all passed away along with so many others. All have touched my life and left memories.

And while the circus has evolved "Sawdust, Spangles & Dreams" never die. The Wallenda's carry on the circus tradition. The. Billy Smart's Circus: Sawdust, Spangles and Sensations by Stephen Sharpe: £29 Sold (but contact us as we might be able to source a copy from one of our suppliers).

Title: Spangles and Sawdust. The Circus in Australia. By: Mark St Leon ISBN: 0 1 Print: Hardcover with DJ, Richmond: Greenhouse Publications () Condition: Very Good: small crease in the top corner of the front cover, looks like someone has been resting on the book while writing so back has some markings (see image).

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His first book, Sawdust and Spangles, won a NAPPA Honor Award, while his broadway musical The Hundred Dresses was nominated for a Distinguished Play Award.

Riley Mills is the cofounder of Pinnacle Performance Company and a coach who has taught communication skills to CEOs around the world.

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