Vaudeville: Selected full-text books and articles

American Popular Music and Its Business: The First Four Hundred Years, from 1790-1909 By Russell Sanjek Oxford University Press, vol.2, 1988
Librarian's tip: "Vaudeville and Popular Music" on p. 337
Horrible Prettiness: Burlesque and American Culture By Robert C. Allen University of North Carolina Press, 1991
Librarian's tip: "Vaudeville and Burlesque: Consolidation and Excorporation" on p. 185
FREE! The Popular Theatre By George Jean Nathan A. A. Knopf, 1918
Librarian's tip: Chap. 14 "It's 'Big Time' Vaudeville" and Chap. 15 "It's 'Small Time' Vaudeville"
Humor and Ethnic Stereotypes in Vaudeville and Burlesque By Mintz, Lawrence E MELUS, Vol. 21, No. 4, Winter 1996
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Pages from the Harlem Renaissance: A Chronicle of Performance By Anthony D. Hill Peter Lang, 1996
Librarian's tip: Chap. IV "Improving Conditions on the TOBA Black Vaudeville Circuit"
Fools and Jesters in Literature, Art, and History: A Bio-Bibliographical Sourcebook By Vicki K. Janik; Emmanuel S. Nelson Greenwood Press, 1998
Librarian's tip: "George Burns and Gracie Allen: The Jewish Vaudeville Tradition" begins on p. 106
Encyclopedia of 20th-Century American Humor By Alleen Pace Nilsen; Don L. F. Nilsen Oryx Press, 2000
Librarian's tip: "Vaudeville and Burlesque" on p. 304
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