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Arrowsmith.

Sinclair Lewis

Arrowsmith.

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Published by New American Library in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, Designer Publishing, 1925.

SeriesSignet classics
The Physical Object
Pagination438p. ;
Number of Pages438
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22273538M
ISBN 100451001931

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Arrowsmith, the most widely read of Sinclair Lewis’s novels, is the incisive portrait of a man passionately devoted to science. As a bright, curious boy in a small Midwestern town, Martin Arrowsmith spends his free time in old Doc Vickerson’s office avidly devouring medical texts/5(95).

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Martin Arrowsmith, the novel's protagonist, is born and raised in the small Midwestern town of Elk Mills where he develops an interest in science and spends his free hours reading through Gray's Anatomy and other books in the office of the town's doctor, Doc Vickerson. Arrowsmith: Books - Skip to main content.

Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try Prime Cart. Books. Go Search /5(94). Arrowsmith's singular devotion to science gives Lewis a chance to portray an American whose work becomes his life. Giving up his medical practice he becomes isolated as a seeker after truth.

Afterword by Mark Shorer and capsule biography of author. plus bibliography.5/5(1). That was the great-grandmother of Martin Arrowsmith.[21] Why Arrowsmith remains a must read.

One can wonder which message it is that Arrowsmith sends its readers with its final portrayal of Martin (“I feel as if I were really beginning to work now”, said Martin [on p. “This new quinine stuff may prove pretty good.

About this Item: New York: Harcourt, Brace And Company, []., 8vo. 3 p.l., with half-title. contemporary half morocco, t.e.g., others uncut (modest wear to joints & extremities, spine faded, internally fine).

First Edition, one of numbered copies, signed by the Author. Lewis was awarded the Pulitzer prize for fiction for this novel inbut refused to accept it. Chapter 2 of THE BRAIN THAT CHANGES ITSELF is devoted to the work of Arrowsmith School.

To learn more about the book and read some of the reviews, please visit the website for Dr. Norman Doidge at The following synopsis is from the publisher’s website. Martin Arrowsmith, M.D.

scientist and leading character Leora Tozer Arrowsmith Martin's first wife. Max Gottlieb professor of bacteriology and true scientist. Terry Wickett Martin's associate in scientific research. Madeline Fox to whom Martin at one time is engaged.

Joyce Lanyon Arrowsmith Martin's second wife. Gustaf Sondelius colorful Swedish physician and lecturer. About this Item: Pocket Books, New York, NY, Soft cover.

Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. Pocket Books No, first paperback edition with terrific, period cover art byHarv Stein and written by the great Sinclair Lewis; the story of a scientist who has "the courage to take his fight to mored dangerous and disease-infected areas", dedicating his life to fighting disease and sickness.

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Arrowsmith Quotes Showing of 10 “It is one of the major tragedies that nothing is more discomforting than the hearty affection of the Old Friends who never were friends.” ― Sinclair Lewis, ArrowsmithCited by: 1. Arrowsmith is a fantasy comic book by writer Kurt Busiek and penciller Carlos Pacheco, published by Wildstorm's Cliffhanger imprint.

It first premiered as a six-issue miniseries in The series is set in an Alternate History Earth in which the United States of America is actually the United States of Columbia, magic is real, and the First World War is fought with and by dragons, spells.

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He wants to know all that is observably true, and science. Arrowsmith takes place in the fictional town of Elk Mills, Winnemac – the same fictional town and state that figure in several of Lewis’s other novels.

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The book is so packed with good work that only a few page.Prescribing 'Arrowsmith' ou can't pick up a newspaper today without feeling deluged by reports on miraculous medical discoveries. The authority of science is as much a part of our worldview as an even higher authority was for our grandparents.

In one of the book's most moving scenes, Martin prays in his laboratory: ''God give me a quiet and.Arrowsmith () cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more.