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The best of James Herriot : favorite memories of a country vet : James Herriot's own selection from his original books, with additional material by Reader's digest editors.

Author: James Herriot
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press ; Pleasantville, N.Y. : Reader's Digest Association, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : Complete ed. updated and expandedView all editions and formats
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An illustrated collection of the best episodes from James Herriot's six major books about his career as a veterinarian in Yorkshire.
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Biography
Classes 1 and 2
Named Person: James Herriot; James Herriot
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Herriot
ISBN: 0312192363 9780312192365
OCLC Number: 39930625
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 542 pages : illustrations, map ; 26 cm
Contents: Arrival at Darrowby --
Mr. Farnon tests me out --
Making friends --
Tristan gets the sack --
Mr. Dean loses his only friend --
The phoney war --
Tristan keeps the books --
Tricki Woo shows his gratitude --
The miracle that never grows stale --
'A bit of stock keeping' --
The perfect secretary --
A lesson from a coalman's horse --
The perils of Tricki Woo --
Fooled--by a cow --
A lame calf leads me to Helen --
'Do dogs have souls?' --
A grand night out --
Old John and his 'pensioners' --
If at first you don't succeed --
A tactful remedy --
Making an impression --
Wine-tasting with Mr. Crump --
A case of cruelty --
Newton Montmorency the Sixth --
A change of horsepower for Cliff --
I grasp the nettle of life --
Just a song ... at midnight! --
Jock sees off all challengers --
The biggest small-animal expert --
The piccalilli saves my bacon --
Gyp finds his voice --
An effortless miracle --
Blossom comes home --
The odd couple --
The hard life of Wesley Binks --
A Christmas kitten --
What a beautiful boy! --
Mrs. Beck drives a hard bargain --
Shouts and whispers --
Sweet revenge --
Night of the hunt ball --
A word with Mr. Harcourt --
An emergency operation --
The bright lights --
Goodbye to the RAF --
Rickety gates and outsize calves --
A pair of proper boots for Jimmy --
My first caesarean --
Wetting my daughter's head --
A narrow escape for Rosie --
A miner's remedy --
Fertility rites --
The piano-class concert --
Siegfried sees great days ahead --
The most beautiful country suit --
The attitude of caring people --
A grand old lad --
'My three favourite men'
Other Titles: Works.
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An illustrated collection of the best episodes from James Herriot's six major books about his career as a veterinarian in Yorkshire.

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