Extracts from Seventy Years a Showman

Chapters Nine & Ten describe the dangers faced by travelling showfolk and the particular violence of Bath (plus the revenge wrought by showfolk when crossed).

Showman Chapters Nine & Ten

Chapter Thirty Two reveals some of Sanger’s tricks, including the Shoal of Trained Fish in their Exhibition of a Naval Engagement and the Pipe-Smoking Oyster.

Showman Chapter Thirty Two

Matthew Crampton’s introduction.

Matthew Crampton's Introduction
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