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A Young Doctor's Notebook: New Translation, Paperback / softback Book

A Young Doctor's Notebook: New Translation Paperback / softback


In this collection of short stories, drawing heavily from the author's own experiences as a medical graduate on the eve of the Russian Revolution, Bulgakov describes a young doctor's turbulent and often brutal introduction to his practice in the backward village of Muryovo.

Using a sharply realistic and humorous style, Bulgakov reveals his doubts about his own competence and the immense burden of responsibility, as he deals with a superstitious and poorly educated people struggling to enter the modern age.

This acclaimed collection contains some of Bulgakov's most personal and insightful observations on youth, isolation and progress.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 208 pages
  • Publisher: Alma Books Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Classic fiction (pre c 1945)
  • ISBN: 9781847492869