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The life of Barnum, the world-renowned showman

his early life and struggles, bold ventures and brilliant successes, wonderful career in which he made and lost fortunes, captivated kings, queens, nobility and millions of people; his genius, wit, eloquence, public benefactor, life as a citizen, etc., etc. ...

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Published by J.S. Brown in Paris, Ont .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Barnum, P. T. -- 1810-1891.,
  • Entertainers -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesGolden rules for making money., The art of money getting.
    Statementwritten by himself.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination6 microfiches (273 fr.)
    Number of Pages273
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18976199M
    ISBN 100665592264

    The life of Barnum, the world-renowned showman: his early life and struggles, bold ventures and brilliant successes, wonderful career in which he made and lost fortunes, captivated kings, queens, nobility and millions of people ; his genius, wit, eloquence, public benefactor, life as a citizen, etc., etc.   Penned by a humorist of the day, one "Q.K. Philander Doesticker," it captures the gist of Barnum's magnanimous "big tent" approach to everything — friends, family, profession, worldview — if.

    About The Great and Only Barnum: The Tremendous, Stupendous Life of Showman P. T. Barnum. Discover the true story of P.T. Barnum, the man who created the world-famous Barnum & Bailey Circus, as featured in the movie The Greatest Showman! The award-winning author of The Lincolns: A Scrapbook Look at Abraham and Mary, Amelia Lost, and Our Eleanor brings us the larger-than-life . An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio An illustration of a " floppy disk. The life of P.T. Barnum by Barnum, P. T. (Phineas Taylor), Publication date Topics Barnum, P. T. (Phineas Taylor), , Circus owners -- United.

    BEECHER, Janet - Leading female star of the Movie, “THE MIGHTY BARNUM”. THE MIGHTY BARNUM. BRUCE, Virginia - Supporting actress portraying Jenny Lind in the Movie, “THE MIGHTY BARNUM”. FOWLER, Gene - Author of versions of Incidents in the life of P. T. Barnum of the Movie entitled, “THE MIGHTY BARNUM”.Seller Rating: % positive. “The noblest art is that of making others happy” – P.T. Barnum The Greatest Showman; a box office breaking phenomenon came to our theater screens on December 20th , breaking records and grossing over $ million worldwide, making it the fifth-highest grossing live-action musical of all time. The movie is based on the true.


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Early life. Barnum was born in Bethel, Connecticut, the son of innkeeper, tailor, and store-keeper Philo Barnum (–) and his second wife Irene maternal grandfather Phineas Taylor was a Whig, legislator, landowner, justice of the peace, and lottery schemer who had a great influence on him.

Barnum had several businesses over the years, including a general store, a book. Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Best Books of the Month Stupendous Life of Showman P. Barnum. by Candace Fleming and Ray Fenwick | Sep 8, out of 5 stars Hardcover $ $ 16 $ $ Get it as soon as Thu, Aug 6.

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Barnum is the greatest showman the world has ever seen. As a creator of the Barnum & Baily Circus and a champion of wonder, joy, trickery, and “humbug,” he was the founding.

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Full Name: Phineas Taylor Barnum Born: July 5, in Bethel, Connecticut Died: April 7, in Bridgeport, Connecticut Parents: Philo Barnum and Irene Taylor Spouses: Charity Hallett (m. ) and Nancy Fish (m. ) Children: Frances Irena, Caroline Cornelia, Helen Maria, and Pauline Taylor.

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Men, women and Reviews: The original autobiography of the World's Greatest Showman, P.T. Barnum, now translated to modern English and illustrated with new images of his amazing ground-breaking acts. Phineas Taylor Barnum came from humble means to revolutionize the entertainment industry of his time and lay the foundation of the entertainment industry we know today.

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T. Barnum .The Greatest Showman creates a version of P.T. Barnum far kinder and far more likable than his real-life counterpart, failing to examine the man's complicated life and actions. The Greatest Showman is bold, colorful, and succeeds through its sheer force of will, as did the real-life P.T.

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