Freaks Geeks & Strange Girsl: Sideshow Banners of the Great American Midway
A colorful history of the carnival sideshow and its distinctive banner art. With 100 color photographs, the book lovingly surveys this now vanished icon of early rural America, counterpointing classic freak show art with contemporary interpretations. 50 archival black-and-white photos of sideshows provide a historical context for the banner illustrations. Softbound cover with gatefolds.