The Life of P.T. Barnum: Written by Himself

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This volume offers the 1855 memoir of the American showman and founder of Barnum & Bailey Circus.
 

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This is definitely a piece of historical Americana written with such bloated, self-adulating pomp concealed behind false modesty (a common affliction of the time, and reminiscent of Rousseau's own ... Read full review

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First, I should say that this book lost a full star because of the given introduction. First, Whalen's intro is one of those that should be read only after the full text has been explored--otherwise ... Read full review

Contents

I
12
III
28
IV
43
V
55
VI
74
VII
106
VIII
142
IX
177
X
214
XI
246
XII
296
XIII
344
XIV
359
XV
379

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