James Herriot's Favorite Dog Stories

James Herriot's Favorite Dog Stories

by James Herriot
     
 

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James Herriot is a vet, and mans best friend has provided him with heartwarming and wonderful tales. In these pages the celebrated Yorkshire vet brings to life these animals' human counterparts, painting them with warmth and humor in equal measure.

Overview

James Herriot is a vet, and mans best friend has provided him with heartwarming and wonderful tales. In these pages the celebrated Yorkshire vet brings to life these animals' human counterparts, painting them with warmth and humor in equal measure.

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From the Publisher

“His message is affectionate, and his four-footed creatures are irresistible.” —Time

“Herriot's skill as a storyteller is classic.” —Detroit Free Press

“For Herriot fans, it's like meeting old friends.” —Publishers Weekly

“No doubt if cows could talk, they'd sound just like Dale.” —Scholastic Parent & Child, one of Parent & Child's Top 2008 Holiday Picks

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780783818825
Publisher:
Macmillan Library Reference
Publication date:
12/28/1996
Edition description:
LARGEPRINT
Pages:
203
Product dimensions:
5.87(w) x 8.78(h) x 1.21(d)

Meet the Author

JAMES HERRIOT was a veterinarian in Yorkshire, England for over half a century until his death in 1995. His bestselling books have sold more than twenty million copies in the English language alone; they include All Creatures Great and Small; All Things Bright and Beautiful; All Things Wise and Wonderful; The Lord God Made Them All; and Every Living Thing.

Christopher Timothy starred as James Herriot in All Creatures Great and Small, the internationally renowned BBC television series based on Herriot's work. Mr. Timothy is a thirty-year veteran of stage, screen, and television.

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