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Joy of Man's Desiring (1935) [Novel]
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Life for the pioneers living on the plateau did not allow for many comforts. To subsist meant working from sun-rise until sun-set. And then a stranger came to the plateau, an ex-contortionist who brought life with him, and who taught the pioneers the meaning of joy with a profound and simple philosophy. He teaches the farmers to take delight in a field of flowers, to wonder in awe at the sight of a majestic stag.

Original title: Que ma Joie Demeure
Original languages: French

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Genre: FictionGeneral FictionRural & Small Town Life

Edition #1: Joy of Man's Desiring

Joy of Man's Desiring (1935)
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Language: English

Translated by: Katherine Allen Clarke
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Joy of Man's Desiring (1935)


ISBN: 08065470154

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