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The true history of the Elephant Man

Author: Michael Howell; Peter Ford
Publisher: London, England ; New York, N.Y. : Penguin Books, ©1992.
Series: Penguin book.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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Tells the story of Joseph Merrick who, suffering from neurofibromatosis, spent much of his life exhibited as a fairground freak. Hounded, persecuted and starving he ended up being rescued by the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Joseph Carey Merrick; Joseph Carey Merrick; Joseph Merrick; Joseph Carey Merrick
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Howell; Peter Ford
ISBN: 0140165150 9780140165159 0749005165 9780749005160
OCLC Number: 29668435
Notes: "New edition, extensively rev., with much fresh information."
"A Penguin original"--Cover.
Description: xv, 213 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin book.
Responsibility: Michael Howell and Peter Ford.

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