When the newly qualified vet, James Herriot, arrives in the small Yorkshire village of Darrowby, he has no idea of the new friends he will meet or ...Show synopsisWhen the newly qualified vet, James Herriot, arrives in the small Yorkshire village of Darrowby, he has no idea of the new friends he will meet or adventures that lie ahead. From the author whose books inspired the BBC series "All Creatures Great and Small", this first volume of unforgettable memoirs chronicles James Herriot's first years as a country vet, with the signature storytelling magic that has made him a favourite the world over. Here is a book for all those who find laughter and joy in animals, and who know and understand the magic of wild places and beautiful countryside.Hide synopsis
Description:Very Good. Slick pictorial boards. Page edges beginning to...Very Good. Slick pictorial boards. Page edges beginning to yellow slightly. Binding is tight. Pages clean. In the first novel, Herriot recalls his development from raw young recruit to confident veterinary surgeon in a rural practice in the 1930s. His descriptions of eccentric owners and their animals are vivid and often hilarious. In the second novel, Herriot tries to come to grips with a bewildering array of animal ailments without losing his sense of humour, nor his enthusiasm and love for both his patients and his work. BOOK BOX 13 VETENERARIAN SCOTLAND ANIMALS.
Description:Good. Hardback book, no dust jacket, in good condition. Will...Good. Hardback book, no dust jacket, in good condition. Will have edgewear/shelfwear, may have other defects such as discolouration to block edges/spine slant etc. For further details please email.
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