|Publication Location||London, England|
|Notes||Version first published in The Queen of Hearts in 1859. It is an adaptation of an earlier story, "The Ostler" (first published in the Extra Christmas Number of Household Words in December 1855). |
This version starts with "I had not been settled much more than six weeks in my country practice, when I was sent for to a neighbouring town, to consult with the resident medical man there, on a case of very dangerous illness."