Wednesday, May 13, 2009

Chapter 5 — Knockabouts & Cascadeurs

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Chapter 5 from my book, Clowns: A Panoramic History
One more background piece. This chapter from my 1976 history of clowns dealt in detail with the development of physical comedy in the nineteenth century and, ultimately, its influence on American silent film comedy. Good stuff!

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