Freaks, Geeks, and Strange Girls PDF ePub eBook

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Freaks, Geeks, and Strange Girls free pdf This is a colourful history of the carnival sideshow and its distinctive banner art. With one hundred colour photographs, the book lovingly surveys this now vanished icon of early rural America, counterpointing classic freak show art with contemporary interpretations. Fifty archival black-and-white photos of sideshows provide a historical context for the banner illustrations.

About Randy Johnson

Johnny Meah began his art career at the tender age of 9, when his father, an editorial cartoonist, took him out on the fair and exposition circuit as "The World's Youngest Portrait Artist." He has been performing in circuses and sideshows and developed a fascination for sideshow banners. He is an artist and has created his own sideshow-based website, www.czarofbizarre.com.

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Author : Randy Johnson
Publisher : Last Gasp,U.S.
Data Published : 01 February 2005
ISBN : 086719622X
EAN : 9780867196221
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 180 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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