Poor Joseph

Poor Joseph : A Mini-Narrative about One of History's Most Curious Figures, the Elephant Man

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Poor Joseph is a mini-narrative about one of history's most curious figures, The Elephant Man. Born in London, in 1862, Joseph Merrick displayed all of the attributes of a normal boy. It wasn't until a few years later that his now-famous deformities began to appear. Joseph's tragic form allowed this gentle soul to gain a sort of celebrity after many years of sideshows and hardships. Poor Joseph is meant to be a simple glimpse into the life of this man.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 58 pages
  • 139.7 x 215.9 x 3.56mm | 127.01g
  • Createspace
  • United States
  • English
  • colour illustrations
  • 1508634009
  • 9781508634003

About MR Jamison Odone

Jamison Odone is the author and illustrator of numerous children's books, graphic novels, and other various works of the illustrated arts. He is a graduate of The Lesley University College of Art and Design as well as Western Connecticut State University. A native New Englander, Odone after college studied for many years under the guidance of Maurice Sendak in Ridgefield, Connecticut. Odone is now a professor of Illustration at Frostburg State University in Maryland and is the co-founder of the independent publishing collective, "Box Books" www.theboxbooks.com He can be followed on his blog, twitter, and facebook. Blog: www.jamisonodone.wordpress.com Twitter: @jamisonodone Facebook: www.facebook.com/theboxbooksshow more