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Here is the heartwarming true story of Dr. James Herriot, a country veterinarian whose unique courage, warmth, and natural storytelling ability have captured the heart of American in a very special way!
"A classic of its kind...'miraculous' is not too strong a word!" -- "Chicago Times Book World
.""Warm, joyous, often hilarious... shines with love of life." -- "The New York Times Book Review."
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James Herriot lived in Yorkshire, England with his wife and family, where his son has now taken over his veterinary practice. He is the author of the classic international bestsellers All Things Bright and Beautiful, All Things Wise and Wonderful, and The Lord God Made Them All. He is also the author of numerous collections of short stories and a series of illustrated books for children. Dr. Herriot died in February 1995.
Reader Christopher Timothy starred as James Herriot in All Creatures Great and Small, the internationally-renowned BBC television series based on Dr. Herriot's work. A 25-year vetern of stage, screen and TV, Mr. Timothy is winner of the prestigious Sir John Gielgud Scholarship and the Sir Laurence Olivier Award.Review:
"One of the funniest and most likeable books around."-- "Atlantic Monthly""If there is any justice, "All Creatures Great And Small" will become a classic of its kind...With seemingly effortless art, this man tells his stories with perfect timing and optimum scale. Many more famous authors could work for a lifetime and not achieve more flawless literary control."-- "Chicago Tribune Book World""Herriot charms because he delights in life, embraces it with sensitivity and gust and writes with grace. "All Creatures Great And Small" may well be the happiest book of the year."-- "The New York Times Book Review"
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Book Description 2008. Library Binding. Condition: Brand New. reprint edition. 437 pages. In Stock. Seller Inventory # z-1439574375
Book Description 2008. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M1439574375