WorldCat Identities

Fox, Charles Philip 1913-2003

Overview
Works: 60 works in 138 publications in 1 language and 4,703 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Pictorial works  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Charles Philip Fox
The circus in America by Charles Philip Fox( Book )

7 editions published between 1969 and 2002 in English and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With this book in your hands, you can almost hear the thunder of the horses and the roar of the lions, smell the popcorn, wonder at the breathtaking tricks the spangled aerialist performs high above the sawdust ring. THE CIRCUS IN AMERICA, long out of print, documents with verve and authority this most populist form of American entertainment, using the unsurpassed collections of the Circus World Museum in Baraboo, Wisconsin. The book has 96 full-color reproductions of the eye-popping color posters that announced the arrival of the circus, as well as almost two hundred black-and-white archival photographs of the great circus acts and behind-the-scenes action under the Big Top. The text, written by two long-time circus historians, is informed and amusing
A ticket to the circus; a pictorial history of the incredible Ringlings by Charles Philip Fox( Book )

13 editions published between 1949 and 1966 in English and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From their Wisconsin beginnings to world-wide glory
American circus posters in full color by Charles Philip Fox( Book )

8 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Here collected together for the first time are 48 large, full-color, rare posters, 1890s-1940s, superbly reproduced from originals. Printed in extra large format so that even small details can be clearly seen, the posters feature many of the greats of the American circus: acrobats, clowns, Gargantua, etc., from Ringling Bros., Barnum & Bailey, Sparks, more
A pictorial history of performing horses by Charles Philip Fox( Book )

7 editions published between 1955 and 1960 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From ancient Greece until today. Includes a record of the famous circuses which feature riding acts
Birds will come to you by Charles Philip Fox( Book )

3 editions published between 1963 and 1966 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to attracting birds with bird houses and feeding trays. Grades 4-7
Old-time circus cuts : a pictorial archive of 202 illustrations by Charles Philip Fox( Book )

7 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rare circus cuts ranging from 1800 to 1950 include lions, clowns, gymnasts, trapeze artists, etc. 202 illusustrations
When winter comes by Charles Philip Fox( Book )

4 editions published between 1962 and 1966 in English and Undetermined and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells of the winter habitat of animals
Horses in harness by Charles Philip Fox( Book )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A pictorial recollection of the horse-drawn decades."--Cover
The great circus street parade in pictures by Charles Philip Fox( Book )

7 editions published between 1978 and 1990 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The circus moves by rail by Tom Parkinson( Book )

4 editions published between 1978 and 1993 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billers, banners, and bombast : the story of circus advertising by Charles Philip Fox( Book )

5 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Working horses : looking back 100 years to America's horse-drawn days : with 300 historic photographs by Charles Philip Fox( Book )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hard cover book covers the history of draft horses
When summer comes by Charles Philip Fox( Book )

2 editions published in 1966 in Undetermined and English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Various animals are asked about three mysterious eggs found in a hole near the water on a bright summer day
Circus parades, a pictorial history of America's greatest pageant by Charles Philip Fox( Book )

2 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When spring comes by Charles Philip Fox( Book )

2 editions published in 1964 in Undetermined and English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An easy-to-read account of nature's signs of spring
When autumn comes by Charles Philip Fox( Book )

2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the preparations animals and plants make in autumn for the coming winter
Come to the circus by Charles Philip Fox( Book )

3 editions published between 1960 and 1970 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One day Barbara and Peter went to the circus and saw many wonderful things-the huge tents, high-wire acts, men shot from canons, closns, wild animals, and exotic people from far-away lands
Mr. Stripes the gopher by Charles Philip Fox( Book )

2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Circus baggage stock, a tribute to the Percheron horse by Charles Philip Fox( Book )

4 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

America's Great Circus Parade : it's roots, it's revival, it's revelry by Charles Philip Fox( Book )

3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World's foremost circus historian and distinguished author, Charles 'Chappie' Fox takes you behind the scenes to the sights, sounds and smells of a national treasure. Loaded with photographs and anecdotes that span over a century, America's Great Circus Parade chronicles the history, rebirth and revelry of an American tradition
 
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American circus posters in full color
Alternative Names
Chappie Fox American historian

Chappie Fox Amerikaans schrijver (1913-2003)

Chappie Fox historiador estadounidense

Fox, C. P.

Fox, C. P. 1913-2003

Fox, C. P. (Charles Philip), 1913-2003

Fox, Chappie.

Fox, Chappie 1913-2003

Fox, Charles P.

Languages
English (94)

Covers
American circus posters in full colorOld-time circus cuts : a pictorial archive of 202 illustrationsHorses in harnessThe great circus street parade in pictures