The Joys of Living (Classic Reprint)

The Joys of Living (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from The Joys of Living An old farmer was once asked at a meeting of the Agricultural Congress to give his Opin ion On the best slope of land for the raising of a particular kind of fruit. It does not make so much difference, said the old man, about the slope of the land as the slope of the man. Many a farmer who has the right slope makes a good living and gets a competence on very poor soil, while the farmer who does not Slope the right way barely exists upon the richest soil. Happiness does not depend so much upon 1' our being favorably environed as upon the slope of our mind. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.show more

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  • Paperback | 424 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 22mm | 562g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243301634
  • 9780243301638

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