Spectacle of Deformity: Freak Shows and Modern British Culture

Spectacle of Deformity: Freak Shows and Modern British Culture

by Nadja Durbach
  • List Price: $85.00
  • ISBN-10: 0520257685
  • ISBN-13: 9780520257689
  • Edition: First
  • Type: Hardcover
  • Publisher: University of California Press

About The Book

In 1847, during the great age of the freak show, the British periodical Punch bemoaned the public's “prevailing taste for deformity.” This vividly... Read more

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