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A country doctor

Author: Sarah Orne Jewett
Publisher: New York : New American Library, [1986]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of a woman's independence and how she must choose between marriage and commitment to her vocation as a country doctor in Maine in the late 1800s.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Pastoral fiction
Medical novels
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah Orne Jewett
ISBN: 0452008050 9780452008052
OCLC Number: 13832206
Notes: "A Meridian classic."
Description: xix, 262 pages ; 18 cm
Contents: The last mile --
The farm-house kitchen --
At Jake and Martin's --
Life and Death --
A Sunday visit --
In summer weather --
For the years to come --
A great change --
At Dr. Leslie's --
Across the street --
New outlooks --
Against the wind --
A straight course --
Miss Prince of Dunport --
Hostess and guest --
A June Sunday --
By the river --
A serious tea-drinking --
Friend and lover --
Ashore and afloat --
At home again.
Responsibility: by Sarah Orne Jewett ; with an introduction by Joy Gould Boyum and Ann R. Shapiro.

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The story of a woman's independence and how she must choose between marriage and commitment to her vocation as a country doctor in Maine in the late 1800s.

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