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James Herriot

the life of a country vet

by Graham Lord

  • 364 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Thorndike Press in Thorndike, Me .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England,
  • Yorkshire
    • Subjects:
    • Herriot, James,
    • Veterinarians -- England -- Yorkshire -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      StatementGraham Lord.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSF613.H44 L67 1997b
      The Physical Object
      Pagination467 p. ;
      Number of Pages467
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL701888M
      ISBN 100786213876
      LC Control Number97050374


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James Herriot became a published author in with the book If Only They Could Talk. His final published work, published posthumously, was James Herriot’s Yorkshire Revisited in Below is a list of James Herriot’s books in order of when they were originally published.

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The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by James Herriot. The book was published in multiple languages including, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format.

The main characters of this non fiction, animals story are James Herriot, Siegfried Farnon/5. James Herriot ( – ) James Herriot is the pen name of James Alfred Wight, known as Alf (October 3, Febru ), a British veterinary surgeon and writer.

Wight was born in Sunderland, England, but was only three weeks old when his parents moved to Glasgow, Scotland, where he attended Yoker Primary School and Hillhead High School. Wight is best known for his semi-autobiographical stories, often referred to collectively as All Creatures Great and Small, a title used in some editions and in film and television adaptations.

Inat the age of 23, he qualified as a veterinary surgeon with Glasgow James Herriot is the pen name of James Alfred Wight, OBE, FRCVS also known as Alf Wight, an English veterinary surgeon and writer/5. Three James Herriot Classics: All Creatures Great and Small, All Things Bright and Beautiful, and All Things Wise and Wonderful James Herriot.

James Herriot book of 5 stars Kindle Edition. $ All Things Bright and Beautiful (All Creatures Great and Small Book 2) James Herriot. /5(4). "Isn't that grand to see!"Reading James Herriot's stories of being a vet in Yorkshire in the late s is like eating comfort food for the body and drinking tonic for the soul.

In his second omnibus book, All Things Bright and Beautiful (), James has been working in the Yorkshire country com /5(4). 5 Reasons Why I Like The “All Creatures Great and Small” Series And Why You Might Like it too.

1 It is well written yet, easy to read. James Herriot describes each and every story with lots of details and interesting facts but it isn’t hard to read at all. 2 The book has interesting, humorous, exciting, sad, happy, and funny stories all. James Herriot Biography, Life, Interesting Facts.

James Herriot was born on October 3,in Sunderland, County Durham, was an English writer and veterinary surgeon whose association with animals led him to write several books about animals and the people who owned them. He wrote many autobiographies concerning animals including ‘If Only They Could Talk’ in The real James Herriot: Author Alf Wight - who used a pen name - based the character on his own experiences as a country vet.

'He had the big one - a proper nervous breakdown - when I was in sixth. James Herriot, of course, was the pen-name of Alf Wight, a British vet and author of such books as All Creatures Great and Small, All Things Wise and Wonderful, All Things Bright and Beautiful, and others.

His books are alive with gruff farmers, aging and decaying upper crust sophisticates, animals with more personality than people, crisp morning air, and crackling fire places with hearths hot to the.

"James Herriot (–) was the pen name of James Alfred “Alf” Wight, an English veterinarian whose tales of veterinary practice and country life have delighted generations.

All Creatures Great and Small is a book made up of a series of episodes that occur in the first two years of the veterinary practice of the protagonist, James plot is told through short anecdotes about treating animals, meeting farmers and other clients, and participating in the culture of the : James Herriot.

In the books, James Herriot arrived at Darrowby in the mid s and one book describes the events leading up to the outbreak of World War II. In real life, Alf arrived in Thirsk inby which time the war had been in progress for several months. The All Creatures Great and Small franchise consists of a series of books written by James Wight under the pen name James Herriot based on his experiences as a veterinary surgeon.

The books have been adapted for film and television, including a film titled All Creatures Great and Small, followed by the It Shouldn't Happen to a Vet sequel, as well as on television a long-running BBC television Book(s): List of books.

James Herriot was born on October 3, and died on Febru James Herriot would have been 78 years old at the time of death or 98 years old today. Asked in Business & Finance. 4 product ratings 4 product ratings - Complete James Herriot 8 Books Young Adult Collection Paperback Gift Pack Set.

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JAMES HERRIOT was a veterinarian in Yorkshire, England for over half a century until his death in His bestselling memoirs include All Things Bright and Beautiful, All Things Wise and Wonderful, The Lord God Made Them All, and Every Living Herriot qualified for veterinary practice with the Glasgow Veterinary College, and moved to the town of Thirsk in Yorkshire /5().

James Herriot, the author whose "All Creatures Great and Small" and 17 other books have drawn even the most urban of readers into a magical country world of animals and their veterinarians, died.

James Herriot () was the bestselling author of memoirs including All Creatures Great and Small, All Things Bright and Beautiful, All Things Wise and Wonderful, The Lord God Made Them All, and Every Living Herriot qualified for veterinary practice with the Glasgow Veterinary College, and moved to the town of Thirsk in Yorkshire to work in a rural practice.

The book covers many of the areas of Yorkshire that James Herriot wrote about in his books. If you are a fan of his books, or the TV series, you will enjoy this book. He writes about a number of places which have enchanted him over a period of more than 40 years/5.

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James Herriot grew up in Glasgow and qualified as a veterinary surgeon at Glasgow Veterinary College. Shortly afterwards he took up a position as an assistant in a North Yorkshire practice where he remained, with the exception of his wartime service in the RAF, until his death in   Buy a cheap copy of All Creatures Great and Small / All book by James Herriot.

Contains memoirs of Scottish veterinarian James Herriot's heartwarming and often hilarious stories perfectly depicting the wonderful relationship between man and Free shipping over $/5(5). Signed. James Herriot's Yorkshire UK SIGNED FIRST EDITION hardback. SIGNED BY JAMES HERRIOT to the title page as shown.

No inscription and no previous owners names. James Herriot's Yorkshire. His most famous and popular book about his home county. Original FIRST EDITION, with no later prints shown, indicating a true first. The All Creatures Great and Small book series by James Herriot includes books If Only They Could Talk, It Shouldn't Happen to a Vet, Let Sleeping Vets Lie, and several more.

See the complete All Creatures Great and Small series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. James Herriot's Yorkshire: A Guided Tour With the Beloved Veterinarian Through the Land of All Creatures Great And Small And Every Living Thing, Gloriously Photographed and Memorably Described by Herriot, James and a great selection of related books.

James Herriot's Treasury of Inspirational Stories for Children: Warm and Joyful Tales by the Author of All Creatures Great and Small by James Herriot, Ruth Brown, et al.

| Oct 1 out of 5 stars   "James Herriot's Treasury for Children "collects all of the beloved veterinarian's delightful tales for young readers. From the springtime frolic of "Oscar, Cat-About-Town "to the yuletide warmth of "The Christmas Day Kitten, "these stories-radiantly illustrated by Peter Barrett and Ruth Brown-are perennial favorites, and this new complete edition will make a wonderful gift for all readers /5(7).

James Herriot is a master storyteller. Today I’m reviewing the 20 th anniversary edition of his book All Creatures Great and Small, which is subtitled “the warm and joyful memoirs of an animal doctor”.In this first memoir of several, Herriot shares how he became a veterinarian assistant and all the adventures this occupation entails.

James Herriot, born as James Alfred Wight, was a successful British veterinary surgeon and a celebrated author. At the age of thirteen, he decided to become a vet, eventually settling down in Thirsk, where he spent his days treating animals far and wide, in course of which he collected many anecdotes.

Book recommendations for people who like James Herriot's Yorkshire: A Guided Tour With the Beloved Veterinarian Through the Land of All Creatures Great And Small And Every Living Thing, Gloriously Photographed and Memorably Described by James Herriot.

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