This auction is for a very interesting 141 page history book on the theatre, "Theatrical Entertainments in Rural Missouri Before the Civil War", by Elbert R. Brown-University of Missouri Studies Volume XXXII, published by University of Missouri Press-copyright 1959.
This softcover book is in Good condition with fading around the edges of the cover. Incredible information plus some illustrations.
Chapter headings are:
Amusements and Entertainments
Wagon Shows and Circus Boats
Professional Legitimate Theatre
A real find for both the theatre lover, and Missouri historian!