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The Resource Mardi Gras in New Orleans : an illustrated history, by Arthur Hardy

Mardi Gras in New Orleans : an illustrated history, by Arthur Hardy

Label
Mardi Gras in New Orleans : an illustrated history
Title
Mardi Gras in New Orleans
Title remainder
an illustrated history
Statement of responsibility
by Arthur Hardy
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This updated fifth edition features an expanded reference section that provides details on hundreds of Carnival organizations, including the identities of more than 5,500 kings and queens. Also included are sections dealing with parade themes, mythological namesakes, truck parades, walking clubs, doubloon statistics, African American Carnival, celebrity monarchs, children's krewes and 200 years of Mardi Gras dates" -- inside cover
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hardy, Arthur
Dewey number
394.25/0976335
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GT4211.N4
LC item number
H83 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Carnival
  • Clubs
  • New Orleans (La.)
Label
Mardi Gras in New Orleans : an illustrated history, by Arthur Hardy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 137) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mardi Gras Q&A -- Mardi Gras dictionary -- In the beginning -- New Orleans adopts Mardi Gras -- The birth of Comus -- Twelfth Night revelers -- Rex rules the day -- A love affair that wasn't -- The Monday king -- The Knights of Momus -- Satire on parade -- The Carnival Ball -- The 1870s: History on parade -- The Krewe of Proteus -- The 1880s: Golden invitations -- Rex at the World's Fair -- The 1890s: Presenting the tableau -- Carnival turns the century -- Roaring with the twenties -- 1930-1949: Every man a king -- A media event -- Mid-Century merriment -- Something old, something new -- The super Krewes arrive -- A time of change -- A new landscape -- Katrina and after -- Super Gras -- Mardi Gras contracts and expands -- Something for everyone -- Changing landscape -- Attention to history
Control code
ocn945693442
Dimensions
32 cm
Edition
Fifth edition.
Extent
140 pages
Isbn
9780930892449
Lccn
2015413188
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)945693442
  • a1176477
Label
Mardi Gras in New Orleans : an illustrated history, by Arthur Hardy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 137) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mardi Gras Q&A -- Mardi Gras dictionary -- In the beginning -- New Orleans adopts Mardi Gras -- The birth of Comus -- Twelfth Night revelers -- Rex rules the day -- A love affair that wasn't -- The Monday king -- The Knights of Momus -- Satire on parade -- The Carnival Ball -- The 1870s: History on parade -- The Krewe of Proteus -- The 1880s: Golden invitations -- Rex at the World's Fair -- The 1890s: Presenting the tableau -- Carnival turns the century -- Roaring with the twenties -- 1930-1949: Every man a king -- A media event -- Mid-Century merriment -- Something old, something new -- The super Krewes arrive -- A time of change -- A new landscape -- Katrina and after -- Super Gras -- Mardi Gras contracts and expands -- Something for everyone -- Changing landscape -- Attention to history
Control code
ocn945693442
Dimensions
32 cm
Edition
Fifth edition.
Extent
140 pages
Isbn
9780930892449
Lccn
2015413188
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)945693442
  • a1176477

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