Monster Midway. An Uninhibited Look At the Glittering World of the Carny.

New York: Rinehart, 1953.

Price: $6,000.00

About the item

First Edition. 307, [2]pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Inscribed. Blacxk cloth. Fiine in Very Good pictorial dust jacket by Sue Foster.

Item #325625

Inscribed on the ffep to Fletcher & Inga Pratt by the author Nov. 1953. By the same author as Nightmare Alley. This about the world of the carny.

Novelist, historian, and bon vivant Fletcher Pratt (1897-1956) was dean of nonfiction at the Bread Loaf Writers Conference from the late 1930s until 1955, and was well connected in New York literary literary and science fiction circles; his wife Inga was was an artist and illustrator.