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Ringling Bros. Barnum & Bailey Magazine and Daily Review.
Published 1920 (Season), United States by Ringling Brothers Barnum & Bailey Circus.
c. 60 pages. Text in English. Profusely illustrated throughout. Abundant period advertising.
Publisher's color pictorial paper wrappers.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding age worn, spine paper splitting, rear cover well damp stained along the bottom with some loss, mostly light signs of handling and time but nothing offensive or severe, various signs of handling and time, magazine remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, internally still clean, tight, sound internally.
Still attractive on the shelf. The periodical/ magazine displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in overall nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws which may be present seem easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail showing how this book survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books, maps and printed ephemera of all types and genres. Flaws seen and/ or described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 10" H x 7" W.