1923 Hardcover Book, Barnum, M. R Werner, Biography, History, Illustrated
A hardcover 1923 of Barnum by M. R Werner. It has a cloth blue cover with embossed titles. This is a biography of PT Barnum with illustrations.
The things that Barnum did were often curious or incredible. The reader of this book may lean toward doubting their accuracy. The author provides ample authority for every statement and anecdote included in this book. The bibliography at the end reveals the sources of information.
M. R. Werner, a biographer and historian, was probably best known for his biographies of Horace Greeley, William Jennings Bryan, P. T. Barnum and Julius Rosenwald. He also wrote books on the Bank of the United States, Tammany Hall, Stalin, the Teapot Dome scandal and the Administration of President Warren G. Harding.
9 x 6 inches
Blue Cloth Cover With Embossed Titles.
Published by Harcourt, Brace and Company -- 1923
This book is in Used and in Fair condition. The book's binding is tight but has been mended. The pages are yellowed and have some mild staining. It has minimal shelf wear.
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