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Richard Gordon DOCTOR AT LARGE First Published in 1955 All characters, institutions, and incidents are fictitious 1 Qualifying as a doctor is an experience as exciting for a young man as first falling in love, and for a while produces much the same addling effects. Читать онлайн DOCTOR AT LARGE. All characters, institutions, and incidents are fictitious.
First Published in 1955. from his pocket like a flag and a couple of large books under his arm. Every lunch hour he carried these books to the library, where he ate his cheese sandwiches and removed from the reference volumes dust which he transferred during the afternoon to the instructive abdomens of patients in the wards. Every Saturday when, the library closed he moved to the surgical pathology museum, where patients' organs were stored away in thick glass jars on shelves like left luggage, and carried his books round the galleries instead.
Richard Gordon (born Gordon Stanley Benton, 15 September 1921 – 11 August 2017 and also known Gordon Stanley Ostlere), was an English surgeon and anaesthetist. As Richard Gordon, Ostlere wrote numerous novels, screenplays for film and television and. He was best known for a long series of comic novels on a medical theme beginning with Doctor in the House, and the subsequent film, television, radio and stage adaptations
Richard Gordon is best-known for his hilarious 'Doctor' books and the long-running television series they inspired
Richard Gordon is best-known for his hilarious 'Doctor' books and the long-running television series they inspired. In 1952, he left medical practice to take up writing full time and embarked upon the 'Doctor' series.
Doctor at Large book. This, first published in 1955, is the third of Richard Gordon’s Doctor books; and, while not quite as entertaining as the first one, is still well worth a read
Doctor at Large book. This, first published in 1955, is the third of Richard Gordon’s Doctor books; and, while not quite as entertaining as the first one, is still well worth a read. It follows the protagonist through his efforts to get a decent job, qualify as a surgeon and resolve various romantic problems, updating us on the further activities of old friends such as Grimsdyke.
Dr Richard Gordon’s first job after qualifying takes him to St Swithan’s where he is enrolled as Junior Casualty House Surgeon. After a series of disastrous interviews, Gordon cuts his losses and visits a medical employment agency. However, some rather unfortunate incidents with Mr Justice Hopwood, as well as one of his patients inexplicably coughing up nuts and bolts, mean that promotion passes him by – and goes instead to Bingham, his odious rival. To his disappointment, all the best jobs have already been snapped up, but he could always turn to general practice? Fiction.
elf standing on the empty pavement in his dinner jacket with only fourpence in his pocket. He resigned himself to walking back to the hospital, deciding to go by way of Covent Garden because he had heard that the pubs opened in the early hours to slake the thirsts of the busy fruiterers.
The sequel to Doctor in the House. Sparrow has now qualified, but faces just as many mishaps. We’re dedicated to reader privacy so we never track you.