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FANFARE FOR PUPPETS!: A Personal and Idiosyncratic View of the Puppet Theatre by  Jan  Ann and Bussell - First U.K. - 1985 - from Diversity Books and Biblio.com

FANFARE FOR PUPPETS!: A Personal and Idiosyncratic View of the Puppet Theatre

by Hogarth, Ann and Bussell, Jan

Condition: Very Good +/Very Good +


Devon, England: David & Charles, 1985. 152pp., colour and b/white photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Plain grey boards undamaged. Leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket negligibly edge-creased only. Technical sections by Jan Bussell. "From China, India, Greece, Russia and many other countries come the puppets in extraordinary variety -Shadows, Rods, Strings and Gloves. On this varied and fascinating journey into a world within a world, the authors introduce us to a colourful, motley crowd which in the hands of their masters can achieve such life and vitality and has for hundreds - perhaps thousands - of years entertained the human race by interpreting it to itself . . . " Book weight approx. 550g. . First U.K.. Hardcover and Dustjacket. Very Good +/Very Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
  • Bookseller: Diversity Books AU (AU)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 010086
  • Title: FANFARE FOR PUPPETS!: A Personal and Idiosyncratic View of the Puppet Theatre
  • Author: Hogarth, Ann and Bussell, Jan
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good +
  • Jacket condition: Very Good +
  • Edition: First U.K.
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0715387235
  • ISBN 13: 9780715387238
  • Publisher: David & Charles
  • Place: Devon, England
  • Date published: 1985
  • Keywords: Puppets, Puppet-Plays, Entertainment, Puppeteering
  • Bookseller catalogs: Crafts & Hobbies; Entertainment;
  • Subjects: CRAFTS & HOBBIES / General; PERFORMING ARTS / General;


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