Enter Foot and Horse


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230 pages, bibliography, index of persons and selected theatres and circuses, illustrated with a section of b+w photographs. clean copy in a lightly worn dust jacket. This lively survey traces the development of one of the oddest and most colourful forms of entertainment in theatre history, the spectacular presentation of plays in which animals especially horses were given definite parts. these flourished in both England and France throughout the first half of the 19th century.

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Weight575 kg