Circus Reading List

Bratton, Jacky, and Featherstone, Ann, The Victorian Clown, Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 2006

Croft-Cooke, Rupert, and Cotes, Peter, Circus: A World History, London, Elek, 1976

Fife, Bruce, and others, Creative Clowning, 2nd edn., Colorado Springs Piccadilly Books, 1992

Hammarstrom, David Lewis, Behind The Big Top, Cranbury, New Jersey: A.S.Barnes & Co. 1980

Hippisley Coxe, Anthony, A Seat at the Circus, revised edn. , Basingstoke, Macmillan, 1980

Neville, G., Incidents in the Life of Joseph Grimaldi, London: Jonathan Cape, 1980)

Saxon, A.H., and Barnum, P.T.,The Legend and the Man, New York, Columbia University Press, 1989

Speaight, George, A History of the Circus, London,Tantivy Press, 1980

Turner, John M., Victorian Arena: The Performers: A Dictionary of British Circus Biography, 2 volumes, Formby: Lingdales Press

Verney, Peter, Here Comes the Circus, London: Paddington Press, 1978

The Glamour of Italian Fashion 1945 - 2014

5 April - 27 July 2014. The Glamour of Italian Fashion 1945 - 2014 is a comprehensive look at Italian Fashion from the end of the Second World War to the present day. The story is explored through the key individuals and organisations that have contributed to Italy's reputation for quality and style.

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Sat 17 May 2014 10:30

ONE DAY WORKSHOP: Bring along your iPad or use one of ours and learn how to get the best from your tablet.

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