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1 Bardy, Ed TALES FROM A TENT: STORY OF THE CAMPBELL BROS. CIRCUS. The Canvas That Covered the Plains / with personal recollections of Gertrude Campbell Wehling (Mrs. Eddie). Art by Katherine Dowswell. SIGNED by Ed Bardy
(Traverse City, MI: Ed Bardy, 1981). 1981). Very good 
(Traverse City, MI: Ed Bardy, 1981).. 1981).. Very good. - Octavo, off-white buckram with a vignette in tan on the front cover. The binding is very slightly soiled. Unpaginated. Profuse black-and-white illustrations. Near fine.

First edition.

Signed by the author "Best wishes / Ed Bardy / 1/21/82" on the verso of the front endpaper. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD

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New York: The Macmillan Company, 1954. 1954. Very good Signed
New York: The Macmillan Company, 1954.. 1954.. Very good. - 8vo, blue cloth titled in red on spine with vignette in red on front cover in pictorial red dw. The dw is chipped with several small pieces out from edges. Price labels removed from the dust wrapper's spine have removed some of the paper. 236pp. Illustrated. Very good in a good dw.

First edition with presentation plate signed "Alice and Tom Desmond" tipped in on front endpaper.

"Here is a delightful, intimate biography of one of America's most famous citizens--a person who was small in stature but amazingly great in experience and adventure." -- From the dw blurb. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD

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3 Fox, Charles Philip; and Parkinson, Tom THE CIRCUS IN AMERICA
Waukesha, WI: Country Beautiful, (1969). (1969). Very good 
Waukesha, WI: Country Beautiful, (1969).. (1969).. Very good. - Oblong quarto, 9-1/2 inches high by 12-1/4 inches wide. Bound in yellow cloth titled in red on the front cover & spine, in a color pictorial dust wrapper. There is a small black mark & slight soiling to the front cover. The dust jacket is rubbed & lightly chipped with a piece out of the bottom edge of the front panel & small pieces out of the head & tail of the spine. 289 & [1] pages. Profusely illustrated in color & black & white. Very good in a good dust wrapper. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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