FREAKS & SIDESHOWS

For fans of carnivals, circuses, sideshows, and human oddities.

Items 11 to 20 of 32 total

per page
Page:
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4

List  Grid 

Set Ascending Direction
  1. Snake Oil

    Snake Oil: Life's Calculations, Misdirections, and Manipulations

    $12.95

    The gyp, hoodwink, shuck, sandbag: An artform that has been passed down through generations of hustlers, con men, and freaks. Learn More
  2. SideShow

    SideShow: My Life with Geeks, Freaks And Vagabonds in the Carny Trade

    $12.95

    Howard Bone was a sideshow magician virtually his whole working life. Learn More
  3. Sideshow U.S.A.

    Sideshow U.S.A.

    $19.00

    Adams reveals images of the freak show, with its combination of the grotesque, the horrific, and the amusing, and how it stubbornly reappears in literature and the arts. Learn More
  4. Shocked & Amazed! Volume 9

    Shocked And Amazed! Volume 9

    $19.95

    On & Off The Midway! Get the point! Learn More
  5. Shocked & Amazed! Volume 8

    Shocked And Amazed! Volume 8

    $19.95

    On & Off The Midway! The legendary journal about life on the midway and beyond! Truly incredible! Learn More
  6. Shocked & Amazed! Volume 7

    Shocked And Amazed! Volume 7

    $19.95

    On and off the Midway! Coney Island ain't what it used to be. Can you name me one thing that is? The Funny Place! Learn More
  7. Shocked & Amazed! Volume 6

    Shocked And Amazed! Volume 6

    $19.95

    That's right, brothers and sisters, it's hot and it's here: Vol.6 of James Taylor's SHOCKED AND AMAZED! On & Off the Midway. It's wild! Learn More
  8. Secrets Of The Sideshows

    Secrets Of The Sideshows

    $19.95

    On small-town ballfields and county fairgrounds, the sideshow performers set up their tents and trailers in the shadow of the Ferris wheel. Learn More
  9. On Deception

    On Deception

    $12.95

    Throughout his life, the world’s most famous escapologist strove to expose the methods and tricks of illusionists and sham spiritualists. Learn More
  10. Nightmare Alley

    Nightmare Alley

    $14.95

    Nightmare Alley begins with an extraordinary description of a freak-show geek—alcoholic and abject and the object of the voyeuristic crowd’s gleeful disgust and derision—going about his work at a county fair. Young Stan Carlisle is working as a carny, and he wonders how a man could fall so low. There’s no way in hell, he vows, that anything like that will ever happen to him. Learn More

Items 11 to 20 of 32 total

per page
Page:
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4

List  Grid 

Set Ascending Direction