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Mar 09, 2021 | ISBN 9780593318584

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Table Of Contents

Preface
 
THE DOCTOR’S EXPERIENCE
 
Anton Chekhov, “A Doctor’s Visit”
Samuel Warren, “The Forger”
Elizabeth Berridge, “The Hard and the Human”
Arthur Conan Doyle, “Sweethearts”
Mikhail Bulgakov, “The Embroidered Towel”
Robert Louis Stevenson, “The Body-Snatcher”
J. G. Ballard, “Minus One”
Jhumpa Lahiri, “Interpreter of Maladies”
 
CONSULTATIONS
 
W. W. Jacobs, “Back to Back”
Guy De Maupassant, “A Coup d’État”
Graham Greene, “Doctor Crombie”
Anna Kavan, “Airing a Grievance”
W. Somerset Maugham, “Lord Mountdrago”
Julian Maclaren-Ross, “I Had to Go Sick”
Lorrie Moore, “People Like That Are the Only People Here: Canonical Babbling In Peed Onk”
 
DEALING WITH ILLNESS
 
Rudyard Kipling, “Swept And Garnished”
O. Henry, “Let Me Feel Your Pulse”
William Carlos Williams, “The Paid Nurse”
Joseph Conrad, “Amy Foster”
Dorothy Parker, “Lady With a Lamp”
Robert A. Heinlein, “Life-Line”
Rhys Davies, “I Will Keep Her Company”
Alice Munro, “The Moons of Jupiter”

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