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    DescriptionInstead of advocating the latest guide or formula to achieve happiness, A Private History of Happiness offers a fresh look at everyday moments of joy as they were experienced by real people--across many centuries and from around the world--and invites us to discover the happiness in our own lives.

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    A Private History of Happiness
    Ninety-Nine Moments of Joy from Around the World
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) MR George Myerson
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 238
    Width: 145 mm
    Height: 211 mm
    Thickness: 25 mm
    Weight: 431 g
    ISBN 13: 9781933346519
    ISBN 10: 1933346515

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    LC classification: BF575.H27 .M946 2012
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    01 September 2012
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Author Information
    George Myerson has published a number of books on ancient and contemporary culture, and modern thought. He holds a PhD in English from Cambridge University, and was a reader in English at King's College London.
    Review quote
    "It can be said of few books that they make the world a less lonely place: this is one. Read it and be inspired, delighted and cheered; give it and create more happiness.' --Clare Brant, professor, King's College London, author, "Eighteenth-Century Letters and British Culture"