The Whistlers' Room: Stories and Essays
Richard Selzer (Author)
February 01, 2007
5.7 X 8.78 X 0.81 inches | 0.85 pounds
Earn by promoting books
Earn money by sharing your favorite books through our Affiliate program.Become an affiliate
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.
"[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."