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Seven pleasures : essays on ordinary happiness

Author: Willard Spiegelman
Publisher: New York : Picador, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Picador edView all editions and formats
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Looks at the possibilities for achieving ordinary secular happiness without recourse to either religion or drugs. This hilarious book of essays discusses seven activities that lead naturally and  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Willard Spiegelman
ISBN: 9780312429676 0312429673
OCLC Number: 460059185
Notes: Originally published: New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, ©2009.
Description: 197 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Introduction: Being --
Reading --
Walking --
Looking --
Dancing --
Listening --
Swimming --
Writing.
Other Titles: 7 pleasures
Essays on ordinary happiness
Ordinary happiness
Responsibility: Willard Spiegelman.

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Few happy people write books, but when they do, they confer the blessings of wisdom and their sanguine nature on the unhappy many. I learned so much from "Seven Pleasures." I felt that Willard Read more...

 
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