NEW BOOK - "ASTLEY: CIRCUS GENIUS" January 18 2018

ASTLEY: CIRCUS GENIUS

A re-issue of Paul Bemrose's book on PHILIP ASTLEY - FATHER OF THE MODERN CIRCUS in support of the PHILIP ASTLEY PROJECT. Philip Astley was born in Newcastle-under-Lyme, and we are celebrating the 250th ANNIVERSARY of his invention of the CIRCUS - a combination of horse acts and riding skills brought together with entertainers, acrobats, jugglers and clowns in a 42-feet diameter ring (still the universal standard circus ring today).

"ASTLEY: CIRCUS GENIUS" is available to order from this website - £9.99 plus £1.51 post and packing.