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Few Short Notes on Tropical Butterflies

John Murray

Few Short Notes on Tropical Butterflies

Stories

by John Murray

  • 102 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Tandem Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary,
  • Short Stories (single author),
  • Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9592683M
    ISBN 101417700955
    ISBN 109781417700950

     ![][1] John Murray Viking, £, pp ISBN 0 2 Rating:![Graphic][2]![Graphic][3]![Graphic][4] For anyone still looking for holiday reading and wanting to escape all things medical, this debut collection of short stories may, at first glance, not appeal. Most of them focus on a doctor as the main character, while others have medicine or medics as a brooding background : Iain McClure. A Few Short Notes on Tropical Butterflies White Flour Watson and the Shark The Carpenter Who Looked Like a Boxer Blue Acts of Memory, Wisdom of Man. Responsibility: John Murray.

    His experiences and acquaintances among peers and patients were surely grist for the mill that turned out the eight short stories in A FEW SHORT NOTES ON TROPICAL BUTTERFLIES. The title story is about an aging surgeon confronting his own physical and mental frailties as he ponders the strange, mad life of his grandfather, a famed collector of. The characters in John Murray's A Few Short Notes on Tropical Butterflies travel all over the world and yet remain disengaged from their own emotions. Murray, a medical doctor for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention as well as an author, takes the scientific, analytical approach of his career and applies it to his writing.

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