Category : Abnormalities, Human
Languages : en
Pages : 148
THE ELEPHANT MAN AND OTHER REMINISCENCES. I. THE. ELEPHANT. MAN. Table of Contents IN THE Mile End Road, opposite to the London Hospital, there was (and possibly ... It was the figure of a man with the characteristics of an elephant.
The Elephant Man's intellect, joy in the little things, and positive attitude despite his challenges were a triumph of humanity. This text is reprinted from Treves' 1923 book, The Elephant Man and Other Reminiscences.
This play was suggested by the life of John Merrick, known as the Elephant Man. It is recounted by Sir Frederick Treves in The Elephant Man and other reminiscences, Cassell, 1923. -- Introd. note.
The plight of The Elephant Man captured the imagination of the British public, and a flood of donations poured in. ...  Frederick Treves, The Elephant Man and Other Reminiscences  Reginald Tuckett, Howell & Ford, The True History ...
After Treves's essay 'The Elephant Man' was published, others who had once had a personal acquaintanceship with or knowledge of Joseph Merrick included their reminiscences in various books, among them Sir John Bland-Sutton in The Story ...
The year, I might say, was 1884. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work.
The words are Treves's own, in The Elephant Man and Other Reminiscences, 8–9. 12. See, for example, The Elephant Man: A Study In Human Dignity by Ashley Montagu. 13. Jeff Johnson, Pervert in the Pulpit, 77. 14.