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Start by marking Le Destin de Robert Shannon as Want to Read . Cronin wrote these books in the early 1900's. When I started the first (The Keys to the Kingdom)I wondered if I would become as entwined in the story as I do with more recently written novels I have read.
Start by marking Le Destin de Robert Shannon as Want to Read: Want to Read savin. ant to Read. No worries! I absolutely loved them. Some of the paragraphs were so beautiful, I would read them again just to enjoy the pictures they would paint. Highly This is the second book I have read by A. J. Cronin. His descriptive writing style really drew me in to every aspect of the story.
J. Cronin (born Archibald Joseph Cronin) (19 July 1896 – 6 January 1981) was a Scottish physician and novelist. His best-known novel, The Citadel (1937), tells of a Scottish doctor in a Welsh mining village, who quickly moves up the career ladder. His best-known novel, The Citadel (1937), tells of a Scottish doctor in a Welsh mining village, who quickly moves up the career ladder in London. Cronin had observed the venues as a medical inspector of mines and later as a doctor in Harley Street. The book promoted still controversial ideas about medical ethics and helped to inspire the National Health Service.
Le Livre de Poche - Paris, 1961.
Really, Mr. Shannon, you are a cure. Why, we’ve only just begun. Never was there a more scrupulous sightseer, a more devoted cicerone-that I am prepared to swear-than this pretty daughter of the baker of Blairhill. Earnestly, indefatigably, she paraded me round the royal and ancient borough. She showed me the Town Hall, the public library, the Masonic Temple, the ducal mausoleum, the old weavers’ houses on Cottar’s Row, the remains of the Roman wall (three decayed boulders), and, with a reverent air, in Lamb Lane, the Meeting Hall of the Brethren.
Many of Cronin's books were bestsellers which were translated into . ▪ British author in full Archibald Joseph Cronin born July 19, 1896, Cardross, Dumbartonshire, Scot.
▪ British author in full Archibald Joseph Cronin born July 19, 1896, Cardross, Dumbartonshire, Scot. died Jan. 6, 1981, Montreux, Switz.
Le destin de Robert Shannon. Published by Traduction G. Sellier-Leclerq. Le destin de Robert Shannon. Roman traduit de l'anglais. Illustrations de Daniel Dupuy. Archibald Joseph Cronin et Geneviève Sellier-Leclercq. Published by Éditions G. P. Nantes, Impr.
Robert Shannon was a devoted scientist on the brink of a medical discovery of great importance. Books by A. He had no time or inclination for women. or for any of the world outside his laboratory. But Jean Law had other plans for him. Strictly brought up by narrow-minded parents, confined by her hospital lectures and her dingy boarding-house, she hardly knew the fires that burned beneath her calm exterior. except that they burned for Robert Shannon.