The Book of WHO? Front Cover

ISBN 1 904919 22 7

135 x 202 mm

Hardback

320pp

RRP 7.99

The Book of WHO?

Compiled and edited by Rodney Dale

An Onomasticon of PEOPLE & CHARACTERS REAL & IMAGINARY


Among the treasures you will discover in Who?


Clio – One of the Muses and goddesses presiding over arts and sciences (history) and daughter of Zeus and Mnemosyne.


The Elephant Man – Joseph Carey Merrick (1862–90), who suffered from the Proteus Syndrome that caused his skull to be terribly mis-shapen.


Kingsley, Sir Ben – (b.1943), né Krishna Bhanji. Actor who achieved wide fame playing Ghandi (1982).


Old Foss – Edward Lear’s cat; when Lear built a new house, its layout was the same as the previous one, lest Foss should be out of countenance.