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The fire-eater!

Charles Selby

The fire-eater!

a farce in one act

by Charles Selby

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Published by H. Lacy in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesThe fire eater!
Statementby Charles Selby.
SeriesEnglish and American drama of the nineteenth century
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination15 p.
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17467522M
OCLC/WorldCa9056352

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The Fire Eater of the title is a homeless war veteran named McNulty who makes money by performing tricks for passerbys, such as fire-eating and escapology. My son read this before me. We are both David Almond fans and he couldn't wait for me to finish it so that we could discuss it/5.

This is a lovely and satisfying book, though as with some of Almond's other novels, the beautiful and the bizarre coexist here. Some of the fire-eater's insane antics are disturbing, and the treatment of the students at Bobby's new school is certainly abusive by modern standards.4/5. The Fire Eater book.

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This work was reproduced from the original artifact. In the early s, northerners and southerners alike used the term fire-eater to describe anyone whose views were clearly outside the political mainstream. Eventually, though, the word came to be most closely identified with those southerners who were staunch and unyielding advocates of secession.

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1 Physics and hazards. 3 Guinness World Records. 4 Fire-eating tricks. Vapor tricks. Extinguishes. And he's found the fire-eater, a devil called McNulty. What can they do together on Bobby's beach.

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A performer who pretends to swallow fire. This is no furniture for the scholar's library, but a book for the winter evening school-room when the tasks are over and the hour for bed draws near. Penn Jillette Reveals the Secrets of Fire-Eating The more talkative half of the famed magic duo says that even for professionals, this magic act is a tough act to swallow.

This book was on my year 9 reading list, but i think that it was written for (or should have been) a younge audience. Overall, I think that unless you takd the time to think about the meaning behind the fire eater McNulty's characted, then it is a fairly boring read and certainly not Almonds best/5(33).

Fire-Eater spews his flaming breath at Steele but he blocks it and fights his way out of the tent. Fire-Eater and the rest of the Circus of Crime chase after Steele but he manages to elude capture.

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