TONY SARG: PUPPETEER IN AMERICA 1915-1942, by Tamara Robin Hunt - 1988


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Tony Sarg: Puppeteer In America 1915-1942

by Tamara Robin Hunt

A biography of America's Puppet Master, German puppeteer Tony Sarg who has been called the godfather of modern puppetry in North America. This volume covers the state of puppetry in America prior to Sarg's influence, his early years and career, his methods and productions and influence on American puppet theater. Includes an appendix with a list of Sarg's productions, reproductions of flyers and educational and promotional materials, a schedule of performances and bibliography. 158 pages. Includes a portrait of Tony Sarg with a facsimiled signature along with several photographic reproductions and illustrations. 9" by 11"

Published by Charlemagne Press. North Vancouver, Canada. 1988. 

Hardback is overall in VERY GOOD condition. 

  • ISBN: 0921845103
  • Plastic spiral bound card stock covers featuring bold type and minimal design detail to the front, exhibit minor soiling and wear. 
  • Corners are bumped. 
  • Front cover exhibits creases along the openings. 
  • Binding is highly secure. 
  • Creases can be seen to the lower right corners beginning on page 110. 
  • Foxing to the outer edges of pages 26-27. 
  • Inside pages are free of writing and intentional marks.
  • Book may exhibit additional minor signs of age or wear.
  • JS20180312

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Binding: Softcover Wraps
Original/Facsimile: Original
Special Attributes: Illustrated
Region: North America
Language: English
Country/Region of Manufacture: Canada
Subject: Performing Arts
Topic: North America
Place of Publication: North Vancouver Canada
Publisher: Charlemagne Press
Year Printed: 1988
Author: Tamara Robin Hunt
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