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James Herriot (1) (1916–1995)

Autor(a) de All Creatures Great and Small

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119+ Works 46,264 Membros 463 Reviews 9 Favorited

About the Author

James Herriot was born James Alfred Wight in Sunderland, England on October 3, 1916. He and his family moved to Glasgow, Scotland in late October of 1916. Herriot attended Yoker Primary School from August 1921 to June 1928. He went on to attend Hillhead High School from September 1928 to 30 June mostrar mais 1933, before graduating from Glasgow Veterinary College in 1939. Herriot got a job at the Yorkshire practice of J. Donald Sinclair in 1940. He was a part of the Royal Air Force from 1941 to 1943. In 1966 Herriot began writing at the age of 50. In 1972, All Creatures Great and Small is published, followed by All Things Bright and Beautiful in 1974. On February 4, 1975, Herriot received the American Veterinary Medical Association's Award of Appreciation. In 1977, All Things Wise and Wonderful is published, and a year later the BBC television series of All Creatues Great and Small begins. In 1979, Herriot receives the Order of the British Empire and honorary Litt.D. From Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh. He follows that honor with the publication of The Lord God Made Them All in 1981.The following year, Herriot is made a fellow of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons and in 1983, receives an honorary D.V.Sc. from Liverpool University. Nearly a decade later, Herriot publishes Every Living Thing in 1992. He had written 15 books, which sold 50 million copies in 20 countries and worked as a vet for over 50 years before finally retiring. James Herriot died February 23, 1995, at the age of 78 of cancer. (Bowker Author Biography) mostrar menos
Image credit: The World of James Herriot (c) Hambleton District Council

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Obras de James Herriot

All Creatures Great and Small (1972) 7,907 cópias
All Things Bright and Beautiful (1974) 4,883 cópias
All Things Wise and Wonderful (1976) 4,377 cópias
The Lord God Made Them All (1981) 4,047 cópias
Every Living Thing (1992) 3,315 cópias
James Herriot's Dog Stories (1986) 1,704 cópias
James Herriot's Cat Stories (1994) 1,650 cópias
James Herriot's Yorkshire (1979) 1,135 cópias
Moses the Kitten (1984) 999 cópias
The Christmas Day Kitten (1986) 887 cópias
It Shouldn't Happen to a Vet (1972) 865 cópias
If Only They Could Talk (1970) 852 cópias
Let Sleeping Vets Lie (1973) 768 cópias
Vets Might Fly (1976) 737 cópias
Vet in Harness (1974) 702 cópias
Only One Woof (1985) 699 cópias
Vet in a Spin (1977) 680 cópias
Bonny's Big Day (1987) 669 cópias
James Herriot's Animal Stories (1992) — Autor — 630 cópias
The Market Square Dog (1989) 587 cópias
Oscar, Cat-About-Town (1990) 459 cópias
Smudge, The Little Lost Lamb (1991) 385 cópias
Blossom Comes Home (1969) 360 cópias
James Herriot Omnibus (1-6) (1977) 177 cópias
Seven Yorkshire Tales (1995) 85 cópias
All Creatures Great & Small: The Complete Series [1978 - 1990] (2009) — Original books — 21 cópias
Comedy Classics: 34 Hilarious Stories (1987) — Contribuinte; Contribuinte — 13 cópias
Yorkshire tales (1982) 11 cópias
Digger and Other Stories (1994) 6 cópias
Cats and Dogs (1990) 4 cópias
Nip and Sam (1992) 3 cópias
Der kleine Vagabund (1990) 2 cópias
Vet Stories 2 cópias
Noch mehr Geschichten vom Tierarzt (1997) 1 exemplar(es)
Il dono di natale 1 exemplar(es)
Let sleeping dogs lie 1 exemplar(es)
Livros Condensados (Unknown Condensed Books) — Autor — 1 exemplar(es)
Nothing Like Experience 1 exemplar(es)
Christmas & Other Stories (1993) 1 exemplar(es)
James Herriot 1 exemplar(es)
JAMES HERRIOT 4-VOLUME SET (1972) 1 exemplar(es)
Nejlepší příběhy o koních (1998) 1 exemplar(es)
More Dog Stories (1991) 1 exemplar(es)
Dyrlegens beste hundehistorier (1987) 1 exemplar(es)
Az állatorvos is nős ember (2019) 1 exemplar(es)
Christmas Kitten, The 1 exemplar(es)
PRÍBEHY O PSOCH (1991) 1 exemplar(es)

Associated Works

Richard Adams's Favorite Animal Stories (1979) — Contribuinte — 73 cópias
Celebrate Cricket: 30 Years of Stories and Art (2003) — Contribuinte — 43 cópias
Famous and Curious Animal Stories (1982) — Contribuinte — 29 cópias
Animal Stories: Tame and Wild (1979) — Contribuinte — 23 cópias
Reader's Digest Condensed Books 1974 v05 (1974) — Contribuinte — 19 cópias
Cat Encounters: A Cat-Lover's Anthology (1979) — Contribuinte — 11 cópias
All Creatures Great and Small [1975 TV movie] (1975) — Original book — 5 cópias
Cricket Magazine, Vol. 3, No. 1, September 1975 (1975) — Contribuinte — 3 cópias

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Obras
119
Also by
41
Membros
46,264
Popularidade
#346
Avaliação
4.2
Resenhas
463
ISBNs
859
Idiomas
21
Favorito
9

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