No Place: No Publisher. Wraps. Good. Item #013340
No publisher, place, or date. Presumed circa 1965. Small folio. Color illustrated wraps. 16 pp. Black and white photos throughout. With a program guide to a week of June 14, 1965 showing of the show at Springfield, Massachusetts. A piece discussing the origins and inspiration to the show This Was Burlesque, a musical satire based on the recollections of burlesque star Ann Corio. This includes a look at famous burlesque stars, male and female (with photos). Some of those depicted are Gypsy Rose Lee, Lily St. Cyr, Peaches Strange, Rose La Rose, and Georgia Southern, as well as Eddie Cantor, Jimmy Durante, Bert Lahr, Abbott and Costello, W.C. Fields, Buster Keaton and others. GOOD+ condition. Minor browning, rubbing and edgewear to the book. Minor soiling.
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