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A Key to Happiness: The Art of Suffering. by  Marguerite Duportal - First Edition - 1944 - from Pilgrim Reader Books - IOBA (SKU: 36463)

A Key to Happiness: The Art of Suffering.

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A Key to Happiness: The Art of Suffering.

by Duportal, Marguerite

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  • first
Very Good with no dust jacket
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin.: The Bruce Publishing Company.. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1944. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo - 20 x 13.5 cm.; xviii - 124 pp. Green cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine and the front board. The text block head edge is stained green to match as issued. Translated from the French, "De la souffrance", by Romuald Pecasse SOCist. A volume from the Religion and Culture Series from this published and with a 4 page introduction by Joseph Husslein SJ, the general editor of the series. Mild wear to the spine tips and the spine is a tad faded. otherwise clean with a sound binding. A clear and removable archival cover has been fitted. .


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A Key to Happiness: The Art of Suffering.
Duportal, Marguerite
Book condition
Used - Very Good with no dust jacket
First Edition
The Bruce Publishing Company.
Place of Publication
Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Date Published
Catholic; Rebellion; Acceptance;, Confidence; Children; Self Denial;, Vocation; Art; Health; Pastoral;

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The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...
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The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....
First Edition
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