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The Resource Circus and culture : a semiotic approach, Paul Bouissac

Circus and culture : a semiotic approach, Paul Bouissac

Label
Circus and culture : a semiotic approach
Title
Circus and culture
Title remainder
a semiotic approach
Statement of responsibility
Paul Bouissac
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bouissac, Paul
Dewey number
791.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV1801
LC item number
.B68 1976
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Advances in semiotics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Circus
  • Semiotics
Label
Circus and culture : a semiotic approach, Paul Bouissac
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
31223902348730
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Circus and culture -- The circus as multimedia language -- Structure and meaning of acrobatic acts -- The performing horse -- On jugglers and magicians -- Poetics in the lion's den -- Circus performance as ritual -- Equine exhibitions as poetic discourse -- Clown performances as metacultural texts -- The semiotics of the circus poster
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 206 pages
Isbn
9780253313546
Lccn
75028912
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)2201913
Label
Circus and culture : a semiotic approach, Paul Bouissac
Publication
Bar code
31223902348730
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Circus and culture -- The circus as multimedia language -- Structure and meaning of acrobatic acts -- The performing horse -- On jugglers and magicians -- Poetics in the lion's den -- Circus performance as ritual -- Equine exhibitions as poetic discourse -- Clown performances as metacultural texts -- The semiotics of the circus poster
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 206 pages
Isbn
9780253313546
Lccn
75028912
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)2201913

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