THE LAST CAROUSEL: CITY PARK, NEW ORLEANS.

TheLastCarousel[Book: Kathleen Barach – 1991 – 13x18cm – 42 Pages – Few B&W and colour photos]. A small booklet detailing the history of the City Park Carousel. As you push open the wrought iron gate and step into a garden interlaced with brick walks and fragrant with jasmine, you see the strange, enchanting light that seems to come from a multifaceted jewel. As you draw closer you discover that the jewel is a carousel, a glittering, twirling gem of a carousel with lights and gold and stained glass windows, with spirited horses and a ferocious lion, calling, inviting. Come ride! It can take your breath away. Chapter Points: The Origins of Carousels; The Makers of Carousels; The City Park Carousel; A Carousel Reborn; The Carousel Today. ANDY SHINE’S RATING: Fair.