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Behind My Greasepaint by Coco the Clown

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Product description

Further reminiscences by the clown, a.k.a. Nicolai Polakovs, of Bertram Mills' Circus, together with stories about circus life and circus stars. Illustrated with photographs on plates. Foreword by Cyril B. Mills.

Red cloth binding with yellow lettering to spine; yellow dust-jacket with illustration to front.

Good condition for a second-hand book: light wear and soiling/staining to dust-jacket with 1 x 3.5cm closed tear to front top edge and 1 x 4.5cm closed tear and creasing to rear top edge of jacket and top end of jacket spine; light bowing to hardcovers, light slanting to spine; cracking between page 48 and facing plate and page 80 and facing plate, all pages and plates remain intact; light foxing to page edges, very light foxing to free endpapers and title pages, gift inscription dated December 1950 to front free endpaper, occasional foxing internally, otherwise internally fine given age of book.

Item details

Author(s):
Polakovs, Nicolai (a.k.a. Coco the Clown)
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
8vo - 8 - 10
Edition:
Published 1950.
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
126
Publisher:
Hutchinson and Co. (Publishers) Ltd.
Title:
Behind My Greasepaint

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Further reminiscences by the clown, a.k.a. Nicolai Polakovs, of Bertram Mills' Circus, together with stories about circus life and circus stars. Illustrated with photographs on plates. Foreword by Cyril B. Mills.

Red cloth binding with yellow lettering to spine; yellow dust-jacket with illustration to front.

Good condition for a second-hand book: light wear and soiling/staining to dust-jacket with 1 x 3.5cm closed tear to front top edge and 1 x 4.5cm closed tear and creasing to rear top edge of jacket and top end of jacket spine; light bowing to hardcovers, light slanting to spine; cracking between page 48 and facing plate and page 80 and facing plate, all pages and plates remain intact; light foxing to page edges, very light foxing to free endpapers and title pages, gift inscription dated December 1950 to front free endpaper, occasional foxing internally, otherwise internally fine given age of book.

Author(s):
Polakovs, Nicolai (a.k.a. Coco the Clown)
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
8vo - 8 - 10
Edition:
Published 1950.
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
126
Publisher:
Hutchinson and Co. (Publishers) Ltd.
Title:
Behind My Greasepaint

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