John Spooner's Great Human Menagerie [1/3]
Menageries, Exhibitions, Amusement
Describes a menagerie in which two boys get inside a pantomime 'Roaring Calliopolus' (which resembles a crocodile) costume and crawl along the floor. The illustration shows how the costume is designed.
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