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The Resource The electric woman : a memoir in death-defying acts, Tessa Fontaine

The electric woman : a memoir in death-defying acts, Tessa Fontaine

Label
The electric woman : a memoir in death-defying acts
Title
The electric woman
Title remainder
a memoir in death-defying acts
Statement of responsibility
Tessa Fontaine
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Follows the author on a life-affirming journey of loss and self-discovery through her time on the road with the last traveling American sideshow and her relationship with an adventurous, spirited mother"--Amazon.com
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fontaine, Tessa
Dewey number
  • 791.3092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV1834.72.F66
LC item number
A3 2018
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fontaine, Tessa
  • World of Wonders (Sideshow)
  • Fontaine, Tessa
  • World of Wonders (Sideshow.)
  • Sideshows
  • Circus performers
  • Women circus performers
  • Mothers and daughters
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Entertainment & Performing Arts
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
  • PERFORMING ARTS / Circus
  • Women circus performers
  • Sideshows
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Circus performers
  • Circus performers
  • Sideshows
  • Women circus performers
  • United States
Label
The electric woman : a memoir in death-defying acts, Tessa Fontaine
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: The trick is there is no trick -- The architecture of a wave -- The snake charmer -- Human history -- Open the gates -- The dragon -- Snickers T. Clown -- Cake -- Hair ingredients -- Let's us have fun -- The moon is apple pie -- The softest skin of anyone in the entire world -- Daughters -- Mud -- And the low sky opens -- The departure -- Emergency -- Fresh meat -- The Titanic was child's play -- Monsters -- Premium footlong corn dogs -- Where your name is writ -- Cash money -- Wildewoman -- The sword swallower -- The animal undone -- Sounds past the noises -- Behind the night's dress -- Christmas fish -- Dr. Frankenstein's hushed blood love song -- Normalaphobia -- Invisibilia -- Bloodlust -- The heroes -- Electricity -- By ship into the sea -- Twinklers -- The great reveal -- Out of the mist -- Epilogue: Where you will float electric
Control code
on1004935206
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 366 pages
Isbn
9780374158378
Lccn
2017038360
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1004935206
Label
The electric woman : a memoir in death-defying acts, Tessa Fontaine
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: The trick is there is no trick -- The architecture of a wave -- The snake charmer -- Human history -- Open the gates -- The dragon -- Snickers T. Clown -- Cake -- Hair ingredients -- Let's us have fun -- The moon is apple pie -- The softest skin of anyone in the entire world -- Daughters -- Mud -- And the low sky opens -- The departure -- Emergency -- Fresh meat -- The Titanic was child's play -- Monsters -- Premium footlong corn dogs -- Where your name is writ -- Cash money -- Wildewoman -- The sword swallower -- The animal undone -- Sounds past the noises -- Behind the night's dress -- Christmas fish -- Dr. Frankenstein's hushed blood love song -- Normalaphobia -- Invisibilia -- Bloodlust -- The heroes -- Electricity -- By ship into the sea -- Twinklers -- The great reveal -- Out of the mist -- Epilogue: Where you will float electric
Control code
on1004935206
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 366 pages
Isbn
9780374158378
Lccn
2017038360
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1004935206

Library Locations

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      42.6568333 -71.141443
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