All creatures great and small

by Herriot, James.

Format: Print Book 1998
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Take an unforgettable journey through the English countryside and into the homes of its inhabitants-- four-legged and otherwise-- with the world's best-loved animal doctor.

For over 25 years-- since All Creatures Great and Small was first published-- readers have delighted to the storytelling genius of James Herriot, the Yorkshire veterinarian whose fascinating vignettes brim with the wonder of life, animal and human.

Whether struggling mightily to position a calf for birthing, or comforting a lonely old man whose beloved dog and only companion has died, Herriot's heartwarming and often hilarious stories of his first years as a country vet perfectly depict the wonderful relationship between man and animal-- and they intimately portray a man whose humor, compassion , and love of life are truly inspiring.

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Subjects Herriot, James.
Veterinarians -- England -- Yorkshire -- Biography.
Publisher New York, NY :St. Martin's Press,1998
Edition St. Martin's Press pbk. ed.
Language English
Notes "St. Martin's Press hardcover edition published 1972"--T.p. verso.
Description 437 pages ; 18 cm
ISBN 0312965788 (pbk.)
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