20250 Tonio the Great by Moers ill by Wilkon

Tonio the Great.

When Tonio the great circus high wire artist suddenly becomes afraid, his clown friend solves the problem. NOTE: This book has been SOLD.



Hello, Irina by Dietlind Blech.

Hello, Irina.

Blocky gouache paintings tell the story of Irina, a chestnut Russian horse, who ran away with a French circus in search of the wild white horses of the Camargue. NOTE: THIS BOOK HAS BEEN SOLD.



Circus Baby Petershams Macmillan 1950, 1st or early.

The Circus Baby.

In one of the Petersham's most charming books, Mother Elephant tries to teach her baby to eat at the table, just as her friends the clown family do. She herself is too big to fit at all and the baby makes a mess just as the clowns arrive! NOTE: THIS BOOK HAS BEEN SOLD.



Circus Shoes by Noel Streatfeild / Floethe, ill. Random 1939/1938, 1st US print

Circus Shoes.

Peter and Santa run away to join an unsuspecting uncle in Cob's Circus. Note: This book has been sold.



22288 Kasperl mit der winduhr. - Mühlenweg, Fritz and Elisabeth. (1959/1956)

Kasperl mit der winduhr.

The adventures of the puppet Kasperl, here a boy, and Mucki the evil magician in the circus and in Africa. Drawings on every page, most in colour. Some stereotypes.



21559 VerySmallTaleofTwoVerySmallBears by Grosvenor

The Very Small Tale of Two Very Small Bears (The Story of Two Little Bears on top board).

Sold away from their parents' circus to be trained by a drunken clown, the little bears manage to escape, and, after a long search on their bicycles, encounter Mr. and Mrs. Bruin on the beach. Darling little bears, gentle humour, happy ending. One of only two books by the California teacher and artist, Fredrika or Frederica Grosvenor, somewhat in the style of G. H. Thompson, with finer line and minimal clothing. NOTE: This book has been SOLD.



When the Circus Comes to Town Whitman late 20's early 30's

When the Circus Comes to Town.

A very stylish panorama with distinctive colouration and line, well constructed. A workman pastes circus sign on a billboard as children watch, then we see the attractions of the circus, one by one. Unattributed artist.



Pierrot and his Friends in the Circus (Pierrot und seine Freunde im Zircus).

Amusing circus pictures in crayon by a Swiss artist and illustrator, in his first American book for children.



The Magician's Animals.

The busy mother hen was trying to keep her chicks quiet. These are the Why? tales she told them about the great magician who was responsible for everything in the world.



Paul, the Hero of the Fire.

When his father fears that they will have to sell their house, Paul goes off to get a job at the fair (circus) and manages to save all the animals and children from a roaring fire. NOTE: This book has been SOLD.



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