The Whistlers' Room: Stories and Essays

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Price
$16.00  $14.72
Publisher
Counterpoint LLC
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Pages
255
Dimensions
5.7 X 8.78 X 0.81 inches | 0.85 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781593761387
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About the Author

Richard Selzer was a former surgeon and professor at the Yale School of Medicine. He wrote numerous books, including the short story collections Rituals of Surgery and Taking the World in for Repairs, as well as the essay collection, Confessions of a Knife. He has been honored with a Guggenheim Fellowship, a National Magazine Award, a Pushcart Prize, and an American Medical Writers Award. He lived in New Haven, Connecticut.

Reviews

"[This is] Gray's Anatomy, Volume II--the part that makes even the doctors' eyebrows arch and eyes grow wide and jaws fall open like steam shovels."