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    Bring 'Em Back Alive Circus Poster (Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey, 1938). Poster (21" X 28"). Adventure.
    Famous adventurer Frank Buck hunted animals far and wide, around the globe, bringing exotic animals back to the U.S. for exhibition, zoos, and circuses. He wrote a book about his many adventures, titled Bring 'Em Back Alive, which followed with an RKO documentary narrated by Buck in 1932. Six years later he was offered a contract with Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circuses to star in his own show with his menagerie of animals. This rare stone litho poster is from that circus show, and is just spectacular. An unrestored poster that may be slightly brittle due to age, show some paper loss or staining, and/or some very slight fading to colors. It is most likely in need of some degree of work or restoration. Please see full-color, enlargeable image below for more details. Folded, Very Good.


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