"freak of nature"

According to the Oxford English Dictionary, 1847 is the year that "freak of nature" enters common parlance. Exact date of this event is unknown; if you have information about the correct date, please email felluga@purdue.edu with this information.


Nadja Durbach, "On the Emergence of the Freak Show in Britain"

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1 Jan 1847

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