AL G. BARNES MASTER SHOWMAN.
Edition: First edition.
Caldwell, Idaho: Caxton Printers, Ltd., 1935. Hardcover first edition - "As told by Al G Barnes," an account of his success in developing the greatest circus of all times with the largest collection of wild animals (and the biggest examples he could find) trained to perform for the public. Dedicated to John Ringling and S. L. Cronin, "into whose hands my circus has passed." Includes an extensive list of those associated with the circus over the years. 460 pages plus a section of almost 100 black and white photographs.
Condition: Good overall in beige buckram with darker brown lettering, silhouette of a circus tent. Some soiling and wear to the covers and one photograph which was a tri-fold is detached but still present. No dust jacket.