4 edition of tightrope walker found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 158-159).
|LC Classifications||GV550.2.D46 A3 1989|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||160 p. :|
|Number of Pages||160|
|LC Control Number||91172051|
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tightrope walker - an acrobat who performs on a. Charles Blondin (born Jean François Gravelet, 28 February – 22 February ) was a French tightrope walker and toured the United States, and was known for crossing the 1, ft ( m) Niagara Gorge on a : Jean François Gravelet, 28 FebruarySt.
—The Horn Book (starred review) In prose that reads like richly imagistic poetry, Dom sorts through what it means to walk a metaphorical tightrope, caught between social classes, between his mother’s dreams and his father’s fears, between his gentler, creative nature and his attraction to the rough camaraderie of outlaw boys and working : Candlewick Press.
The Let the Great World Spin quotes below are all either spoken by The Tightrope Walker (Phillipe Petit) or refer to The Tightrope Walker (Phillipe Petit). For each quote, you can also see the other characters and themes related to it (each theme is indicated by its own dot and icon, like this one.
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