James Herriot's Yorkshire Revisited

James Herriot's Yorkshire Revisited

by James Herriot
     
 

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James Herriot lived and worked in North Yorkshire, England, for over fifty years, first and foremost as a vet, but in his later years as one of the world's most successful authors. Twenty years ago, the bestselling book, James Herriot's Yorkshire combined hundreds of color photos with a moving essay highlighting the places he loved so much - from the lush

Overview

James Herriot lived and worked in North Yorkshire, England, for over fifty years, first and foremost as a vet, but in his later years as one of the world's most successful authors. Twenty years ago, the bestselling book, James Herriot's Yorkshire combined hundreds of color photos with a moving essay highlighting the places he loved so much - from the lush valley meadows in the springtime to the remote villages during the depths of winter. Now, two decades later, the Herriot estate has authorized the creation of a new book on Yorkshire that matches the original in both charm and grace. Complete with an introduction by James Herriot's son, Jim Wight, James Herriot's Yorkshire Revisited brings together never-before-seen photos with evocative excerpts from Herriot's eight major works.DERRY BRABBS is an outstanding photographer whose first published works were used in James Herriot's Yorkshire. He has written and supplied the photographs for several acclaimed books on the English countryside. He lives near Harrogate in North Yorkshire.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312206291
Publisher:
St. Martin's Press
Publication date:
11/01/1999
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
8.64(w) x 7.80(h) x 0.75(d)

Meet the Author

James Herriot started work as a vet in the Yorkshire Dales in 1940, and retired only shortly before he died, in 1995. His internationally bestselling books were made both into films and the incredibly successful television series All Creatures Great and Small.

Derry Brabbs is an acclaimed photographer who has written and illustrated several books on the British countryside.

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