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1Title:  Tumbling through the world: and other sketches of Bohemian life   
 Creator:  Wright, Josephshowman 
 Publication:  Aird and Coghill [etc.], Glasgow, [1914] 
 Extent:  69 p. front., pl., photos. 
 Subjects:  Entertainers

 
Collection:  Columbia University 
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2Title:  Automatic vaudeville: essays on star turns   
 Creator:  Lahr, John, 1941- | Ann Barzel Collection (Newberry Library) 
 Publication:  Limelight Editions, New York, 1985. 
 Notes:  Reprint. Originally published: New York : Knopf, 1984. Includes index. 
 Extent:  x, 256 pages ; 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Drama -- History and criticism | Theater | Entertainers | Drama | Theater | Entertainers | Criticism, interpretation, etc

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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3Title:  The Celebrity kosher cookbook: a sentimental journey with food, mothers and memories   
 Creator:  Hall, Marilyn. | Cutler, Jerome. | Culinary Collection (University of Pennsylvania) | Classes of 1883 and 1884 Fund 
 Publication:  J. P. Tarcher, distributed by Hawthorn Books, Los Angeles, New York, c1975. 
 Notes:  Includes indexes. 
 Extent:  xiii, 153 p. ; 15 x 22 cm. 
 Subjects:  Jewish cooking | Entertainers | CHR 1975

 
Collection:  University of Pennsylvania 
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4Title:  Black magic: a pictorial history of the Negro in American entertainment   
 Creator:  Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967 | Meltzer, Milton, 1915- 
 Publication:  Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliffs, N.J, [1967] 
 Extent:  375 p. : illus., ports. ; 28 cm. 
 Subjects:  African American actors | Entertainers -- United States | Entertainers

 
Collection:  Yale University 
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5Title:  Porträt-Katalog des Theatermuseums München (früher Clara-Ziegler-Stiftung): die graphischen Einzelblätter   
 Creator:  Theatermuseum München | Schöne, Günter, 1904- 
 Publication:  Heinrichshofen, Wilhelmshaven, 1977-1981. 
 Notes:  Includes indexes. Bibliography: v. [1], p. 11-13. 
 Extent:  3 v. ; 31 cm. 
 Subjects:  Theatermuseum München -- Catalogs | Entertainers -- Portraits -- Catalogs | Entertainers

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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6Title:  New dance   
 Creator:  Cohen, Gerald, 1931-2014 | Ann Barzel Collection (Newberry Library) 
 Publication:  Vantage Press, New York, [©1969] 
 Notes:  Poems. 
 Extent:  79 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Dancers -- Poetry | Entertainers -- Poetry | Dancers | Entertainers | Poetry

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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7Title:  Grande biographie dramatique, ou, Silhouette des acteurs, actrices, chanteurs, cantatrices, danseurs, danseuses, etc., de Paris et des départemens   
 Creator:  Alhoy, Maurice, 1802-1856 | Gueffier, Pierre, -1859 | Francis J. Crowley Collection (Newberry Library) 
 Notes:  By Maurice Alhoy. Consult Quérard. Illustrated, engraved added title page. Erratum on page iv. 
 Extent:  iv, 315 pages, 1 unnumbered leaf of plates : illustration ; 15 cm 
 Subjects:  Entertainers -- France -- Biography | Entertainers | France | Biography

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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8Title:  The American Literary Bureau: June, 1871. Advance list of lecturers, singers, readers, etc., for whom engagements will be made during the season of 1871-72. / The American Literary Bureau, chief office, 132 Nassau St., N.Y. Eastern Department, 119 Washington Street, Boston. Western Department, Arcade Building, Chicago   
 Creator:  American Literary Bureau 
 Publication:  s.n.], New York?, 1871. 
 Notes:  Wrapper title; wrapper printed in red and black. Title and text printed within double-rule border. Lecturers include Susan B. Anthony, Mrs. Addie L. Ballou, Mrs. M.E. DeGeer, Corinne D'Estaing, Mrs. Anna Randall Diehl, Miss Kate Field, Miss Lillian S. Edgarton, Louisa Holden, Mary Nolan, Mrs. Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Miss Kate Stanton, Miss S.E. Strickland, Miss Minnie C. Swaze, Virginia Vaughan, Mrs. George Vandenhoff, Miss Fannie Woodbury, Emily Pardee, Mrs. Lucille D. Bearse, Mrs. Effie Wood Palmer, and Mrs. Emily Shaw Forman. Readers include Mrs. Frances M. Carter, Miss Glyn, Mrs. Louise Woodworth Foss, Mrs. Margaretta B. Moore, Mrs. Scott-Siddons, and Mrs. Rose Madder. Entertainers include Madame Anna Bishop and Miss Vienna Demorest. 
 Extent:  32 p. : ports. ; 22 cm 
 Subjects:  Lecturers | Entertainers | Women entertainers | Theatrical agencies | Performing arts | Women

 
Collection:  Library Company 
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9Title:  Grande biographie dramatique, ou, Silhouette des acteurs, actrices, chanteurs, cantatrices, danseurs, danseuses, etc. de Paris et des départemens. Supplément, suivi des adresses des acteurs et actrices   
 Creator:  Alhoy, Maurice, 1802-1856 | Mégard, Andrée, 1869-1952 | Carpentier-Méricourt, J. Eugène | Librairie française et étrangère | Francis J. Crowley Collection (Newberry Library) 
 Notes:  By Maurice Alhoy. Supplement to : Grande biographie dramatique, ou, Silhouette des acteurs, actrices, chanteurs, cantatrices, danseurs, danseuses, etc., de Paris et des départemes. Paris : Chez les marchands de nouveautés, 1824. Consult Quérard. 
 Extent:  176 pages, 1 unnumbered leaf of plates : portrait ; 14 cm 
 Subjects:  Entertainers -- France -- Biography | Entertainers -- France -- Paris -- Directories | Entertainers | France | Biography

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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10Title:  Season 1879-'80: The American Literary Bureau, (incorporated 1870.) An agency for lecturers, readers, soloists, concert and opera companies, and other first class entertainments. J.S. Vale, manager. Chief office, Cooper Institute, New York City. Charles S. Carter, attorney and counsellor at law, Cooper Institute, New York. Counsel for the American Literary Bureau   
 Creator:  American Literary Bureau | Vale, J. S. | Carter, Charles S. 
 Publication:  A.G. Sherwood & Co., printers, 76 East Ninth Street, New York, New York], [1879] 
 Notes:  Wrapper title. Lecturers include Mrs. Scott-Siddons, Miss M. Kingsland, Laura C. Holloway, Mrs. Rebecca Adaline Ritchie, Abby Sage Richardson, and Miss Eva Templeton. Readers include Madame Collados, Mrs. Adele Broas, Mrs. Frederic Clark (i.e., Fanny Foster), and Miss Louisa Lesslie. Entertainers include Miss Maude Dale, Miss Kate Thayer and the Kate Thayer Grand Concert Co., and Mrs. H.M. Smith's Grand Concert Company. Advertisement for piano-fortes on p. [3] of wrappers. 
 Extent:  68 p. : ill., ports ; 24 cm 
 Subjects:  Lecturers | Entertainers | Women entertainers | Theatrical agencies | Performing arts | Advertisements Piano | Women

 
Collection:  Library Company 
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11Title:  My lucky stars: a Hollywood memoir   
 Creator:  MacLaine, Shirley, 1934- | Ann Barzel Collection (Newberry Library) 
 Publication:  Bantam Books, New York, 1995. 
 Notes:  The actress and author looks back on her forty years in show business, from her arrival in Hollywood as a dancer to her work in films with Jerry Lewis and Frank Sinatra to her love affairs. "The films of Shirley MacLaine"--Pages [xi]-xii. 
 Extent:  xv, 381 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  MacLaine, Shirley, -- 1934- | Entertainers -- United States -- Biography | MacLaine, Shirley, 1934- | Entertainers | United States | Biography

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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12Title:  The Hanlon Brothers: their amazing acrobatics, pantomimes, and stage spectacles   
 Creator:  McKinven, John A. (John Alexander), 1920- | Kittle, C. Frederick 
 Publication:  David Meyer Magic Books, Glenwood, Ill, 1998. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references (pages 110-113). 
 Extent:  xii, 113 pages [8] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm 
 Subjects:  Hanlon-Lees (Theatrical troupe) | Entertainers -- Great Britain -- Biography | Hanlon-Lees (Theatrical troupe) | Entertainers | Great Britain | Biography

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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13Title:  Die Tänzerin Valeska Gert   
 Creator:  Hildenbrandt, Fred, 1892-1963 | Ann Barzel Collection (Newberry Library) 
 Publication:  W. Hädecke, Stuttgart, [©1928] 
 Extent:  138 pages : portraits ; 21 cm. 
 Subjects:  Gert, Valeska | Dancers -- Germany -- Biography | Entertainers -- Germany -- Biography | Gert, Valeska | Dancers | Entertainers | Germany | Biography

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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14Title:  The triumphs and trials of Lotta Crabtree   
 Creator:  Dempsey, David | Baldwin, Raymond P. | Ann Barzel Collection (Newberry Library) 
 Publication:  Morrow, New York, 1968. 
 Notes:  Includes bibliographical references (pages 318-321) and index. 
 Extent:  viii, 341 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 22 cm. 
 Subjects:  Crabtree, Lotta, -- 1847-1924 | Entertainers -- United States -- Biography | Crabtree, Lotta, 1847-1924 | Entertainers | United States | Biography

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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15Title:  Carol Lawrence: the backstage story   
 Creator:  Lawrence, Carol, 1932- | Ann Barzel Collection (Newberry Library) 
 Publication:  McGraw-Hill, New York, ©1990. 
 Extent:  264 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Lawrence, Carol, -- 1932- | Entertainers -- United States -- Biography | Lawrence, Carol, 1932- | Entertainers | United States | Biography

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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16Title:  Stars of the twenties   
 Creator:  Abbe, James Edward, 1883-1973 | Earley, Mary Dawn | Ann Barzel Collection (Newberry Library) 
 Publication:  Viking Press, New York, 1975. 
 Extent:  32 pages, [48] leaves of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 29 cm. 
 Subjects:  Entertainers -- 20th century -- Portraits | Nineteen twenties -- Pictorial works | Entertainers | Nineteen twenties | Portraits | Pictorial works

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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17Title:  The curse of Macbeth, and other theatrical superstitions: an investigation   
 Creator:  Huggett, Richard. | Horace Howard Furness Memorial Library (University of Pennsylvania) 
 Publication:  Picton Pub, Distributed by Humanities Press, London, Atlantic Highlands, N.J, 1981. 
 Notes:  Includes index. 
 Extent:  259 p. : ill. ; 22 cm. 
 Subjects:  Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616. -- Macbeth | Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616 -- Stage history | Superstition | Ghosts | Entertainers | CHR 1981

 
Collection:  University of Pennsylvania 
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18Title:  Exposed   
 Creator:  Gotham Book Mart Collection (University of Pennsylvania) 
 Publication:  Fawcett Publications, New York, N.Y.], 1955- 
 Extent:  v. : ill. ; 28 cm. 
 Subjects:  Celebrities -- Periodicals | Entertainers -- Periodicals | Celebrities | Entertainers | Periodicals | PRO Gotham Book Mart (former owner) (Gotham Book Mart Collection copy)

 
Collection:  University of Pennsylvania 
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19Title:  Phineas T. Barnum. Museum manager   
 Creator:   
 Publication:  New York, ca. 1865. 
 Notes:  Printed below image: For Biographical Sketch see another column. Bust-length portrait of the showman, promoter, and museum manager accompanied by a biographical newspaper clipping. 
 Extent:  1 print: woodcut; 19 x 19 cm.(7.5 x 7.25 in.) 
 Subjects:  Barnum, P. T. -- (Phineas Taylor), -- 1810-1891 -- Portraits | Entertainers | Promoters | Business people | Portrait prints 1860-1870 | Woodcuts 1860-1870

 
Collection:  Library Company 
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20Title:  Phineas T. Barnum, Esq. Proprietor and manager of Barnum's American Museum   
 Creator:  Davis, John Philip, 1784-1862 | Gurney, Jeremiah, 1812-1895 
 Publication:  New York, ca. 1860. 
 Notes:  Half-length portrait of the showman, promoter, and museum manager. 
 Extent:  1 print: woodcut; 19 x 19 cm.(7.5 x 7.25 in.) 
 Subjects:  Barnum, P. T. -- (Phineas Taylor), -- 1810-1891 -- Portraits | Entertainers | Promoters | Business people | Portrait prints 1860-1870 | Woodcuts 1860-1870

 
Collection:  Library Company 
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