Vaudeville and the making of modern entertainment, 1890-1925 /

Today, vaudeville is imagined as a parade of slapstick comedians, blackface shouters, coyly revealed knees, and second-rate acrobats. But vaudeville was also America's most popular commercial amusement from the mid-1890s to the First World War; at it's peak, 5 million Americans attended va...

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Author / Creator: Monod, David, 1960- (Author)
Format: eBook Electronic
Language:English
Imprint: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, 2020.
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