Memoirs of a sword-swallower

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H. Hamilton, 1951 - Amusement parks - 230 pages
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Review: Memoirs of a Sword Swallower

User Review  - Amber - Goodreads

I picked this up on impulse at a library book sale--and it was well worth it! A fascinating look into real carnival life back in the "good old days." The author reveals all the tricks of the trade ... Read full review

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User Review  - Emily Sours - Goodreads

this book is both short and sweet! because the author wanted to learn every side show act in the circus, you get to learn how each was done in the good old days (1930's? 40's?). i'm most amazed by the ... Read full review

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Section 2
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Section 3
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