The Elephant Man

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Putnam, 1985 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 143 pages
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Traces the history of Joseph Merrick, called the Elephant Man because of a deformity, from his birth in central England to his death in a London hospital in 1890.

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User Review  - Rick Bavera - Goodreads

Fictionalized biography of John Carey Merrick (1862-90), who was called the Elephant Man because of disfiguration caused by neurofibromatosis. This is a moving account of a young man who was an ... Read full review

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It was a very good read. Sad as well. Read full review

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