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The wisdom of the shire : a short guide to a long and happy life

Author: Noble Mason Smith
Publisher: New York : Thomas Dunne Books, St. Martin's Press, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Draws on the philosophies of Hobbit lore to counsel readers on how to live rich and satisfying lives, exploring such ideas as the benefits of simple pleasures with friends, giving to others, and carrying burdens without becoming overwhelmed.
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Named Person: J R R Tolkien
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Noble Mason Smith
ISBN: 9781250025562 1250025567
OCLC Number: 785065875
Description: x, 205 p. ; 19 cm.
Responsibility: Noble Smith ; foreword by Peter S. Beagle.

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Draws on the philosophies of Hobbit lore to counsel readers on how to live rich and satisfying lives, exploring such ideas as the benefits of simple pleasures with friends, giving to others, and carrying burdens without becoming overwhelmed.

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