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The quest of happiness

Newell Dwight Hillis

The quest of happiness

a study of victory over life"s troubles

by Newell Dwight Hillis

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Published by The Macmillan company, Macmillan & co., ltd. in New York, London .
Written in English

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  • Happiness

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    Statementby Newell Dwight Hillis ...
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 549 p.
    Number of Pages549
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24989823M
    OCLC/WorldCa6238595


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