The Serpent and the Staff - YERBY, FrankThe Book Club, 1959, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Good - in Poor DJ. DJ shattered, many tears and considerable loss. Book faded and rubbed at extremities.
Having spent much of his youth in crushing poverty, Duncan though of the practice of medicine as a means towards two simple ends; money and respectability. This, then is the story of his rejection of the fashionable life, and of the opposition he meets - from society, from Hester, his lovely wife and from brutal Nelson Vance his father-in-law.
£Now with a new owner.