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Adventures in contentment

  • 249 Pages
  • 4.85 MB
  • English
Doubleday, Page , Garden City, N.Y
Statementby David Grayson [pseud.] illustrated by Thomas Fogarty.
ContributionsFogarty, Thomas, 1873-1938.
LC ClassificationsPS3503.A5448 A68 1910
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 249 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15057529M
LC Control Number33017489

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My edition,was a gift to me on my graduation from the 8th grade by my mother's cousin. No doubt she gave it from her own personal library. Whenever, I am sick of being pushed around by the clock, I escape to this book.

It's one I'll re-read many times by: 3. I read Adventures in Contentment because it was my Father's favorite book. Although nearly a century has passed since Mr. Grayson's adventures. It would afford us much benefit to heed his sentiments.

A life in the country may not be possible for all of us--it's presently not for me--but life is sweeter if we'll turn off the set early enough to 4/5(15).

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Ray Stannard Baker (Ap in Lansing, Michigan – J in Amherst, Massachusetts) (also known by his pen name David Grayson) was an American journalist, historian, biographer, and author. Baker as an observer with staff officers on the italian front in.

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Examining the book which accounts for that winter, I find the history of part of a forenoon, which will illustrate one of the curious adventures of a farmer's life.

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This could have been a good book. I came to it from Parnassus on Wheels, which is a great book, since it is referenced in the preface. And I quite agree with Christopher Morley that the farmers sister is somewhat abused in these adventures/5(97).

Adventures In Contentment by David Grayson Part 2 out of 3. homepage; Index of Adventures In Contentment; Previous part (1) Next part (3) "A farmer," I said to myself with exultation, "has only to wait long enough and all the world comes his way." I had just begun to grease my farm wagon and was experiencing some.

This question was posed in to the muckraking journalist Ray Stannard Baker(), widely known as "America's #1 reporter." A year earlier Baker had published the first of nine volumes of "adventures in contentment" under the pen name David Grayson, eventually attracting several million readers world-wide.

Adventures in Contentment/XIV. "Oh, Universe, what thou wishest, I wish." —Marcus Aurelius. I come to the end of these Adventures with a regret I can scarcely express.

I, at least, have enjoyed them. I began setting them down with no thought of publication, but for my own enjoyment; the possibility of a book did not suggest itself until.Type: Book / Leather Bound/ pages/Illustrations. This book is a wonderful collection of short stories that present the quiet life and times of a simple farmer.

Leather bound covers with a gilt crest on front cover and spine. Adventures in Contentment by Grayson, David; [pseudonym of Ray Stannard Baker] Seller About Books Published.