Inside the Live Reptile Tent
The Twilight World of the Carnival MidwayBook - 2001
Among the most accomplished color photographers of our time, Jeff Brouws presents over 80 resplendent photographs capturing the dreamy magic of the carnival midway. Gravity-defying amusement rides, brightly colored booths, the beseeching barkersBrouws' tableaux are accompanied by dozens of historical images from photographers such as Ben Shahn, Marion Post Wolcott, and Arthur Rothstein, and vivid text by cultural historian Bruce Caron. Inside the Live Reptile Tent is a journey to the heart of every special weekend and holiday adventure.
Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, 
Copyright Date: ©2001
Branch Call Number: 791.1 Brouws
Characteristics: 143 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
Alternative Title: Twilight world of the carnival midway