The Legend and the ManBook - 1989
This comprehensive study of the legendary showman employs diaries, letters, and business records to examine Barnum's personal and professional life--his sexual indiscretions, freak shows, and infamous hoaxes--and to debunk some of the many myths surrounding this most caricatured individual.
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, c1989.
Branch Call Number: BIOGRAPHY Barnum, P. T.
Characteristics: xii, 437 p.,  p. of plates :,ill., ports. ;,25 cm.
Alternative Title: P. T. Barnum.