1925. Item #14088
Molier, E. Le Cirque: L'Equitation et l'Athletisme. Paris: Baudiniere 1925. Preface by Armand Massard. 78p, many line ills. by various artists + many photos on 16 pls. (printed in reddish sepia). Good paperbound (original pictorial covers: lightly stained, spine tips chipped and mended). In French. ** History of the circus in France and its stars, followed by an account of the high school and acrobatic equestrian acts and personalities of the famed Molier circus. Photos of all the leading equestriennes and other performers--Blanche Allarty, Caroline Hoyo, Yola de Nys, etc. Can be sent outside the U.S. for less than the default shipping rate. (Cf. Mennessier de la Lance 2:207; Wells 5142).