P.T. Barnum


Born
in Bethel, Connecticut, The United States
July 05, 1810

Died
April 07, 1891

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Phineas Taylor Barnum was a showman and entertainer, best remembered for promoting such celebrated hoaxes as the Feejee Mermaid and for founding what later became the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus.

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The Art of Money Getting: G...

3.77 avg rating — 1,969 ratings — published 1880 — 417 editions
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The Life of P.T. Barnum

3.44 avg rating — 380 ratings — published 1855 — 53 editions
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Barnum's Own Story: The Aut...

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Struggles and Triumphs: or,...

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Humbugs of the World

3.70 avg rating — 60 ratings — published 1825 — 64 editions
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