The Doctor Stories

Author: William Carlos Williams
Editor: New Directions Publishing
ISBN: 9780811209267
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Gathers poems, a selection from the author's autobiography, and a dozen stories about doctors, patients, errors in judgement, and breakthroughs
The Doctor Stories
Language: en
Pages: 142
Authors: William Carlos Williams
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1984 - Publisher: New Directions Publishing

Gathers poems, a selection from the author's autobiography, and a dozen stories about doctors, patients, errors in judgement, and breakthroughs
The Doctor Stories
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: William Carlos Williams
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-09-25 - Publisher: New Directions Publishing

A new edition of one of the best books ever written about being a doctor: writing as aware and memorable as Chekhov’s. The Doctor Stories collects thirteen of Williams’s stories (direct accounts of his experiences as a doctor), six related poems, and a chapter from his autobiography that connects the
The Doctor Stories
Language: en
Pages: 142
Authors: William Carlos Williams
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1984-09-28 - Publisher: New Directions Publishing

Not only for students and doctors, this volume contains Williams's thirteen "doctor stories," several of his most famous poems on medical matters, and "The Practice" from The Autobiography. These writings, together with Dr. Robert Coles's enthusiastic appraisal of teaching Williams and Dr. William Eric Williams's personal and touching filial account,
A Doctor's Stories
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: John McGeehan
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-02-26 - Publisher: Austin Macauley

Has COVID changed the way we think about ethics? Do our dogs deserve better end-of-life options than people? Is there magic behind the door when a doctor sees a patient? How can we all pay it forward? These and many other issues are part of the message of the many
The Doctor Stories
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Richard Selzer
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-09-04 - Publisher: Macmillan

A collection of short stories exploring what it means to tend to the sick and dying includes "Avalanche," "Whither thou goest," "The Masked Marvel's last toehold," "Pages from a wound dresser's diary," and "Poe's lighthouse"