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The travels of Humanius, in search of the temple of happiness

William Lucas

The travels of Humanius, in search of the temple of happiness

an allegory ; to which is subjoined The manuscript : an interlude : dedicated to the readers of the above

by William Lucas

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Published by Sherwood, Neely and Jones, J.S. Ridgway in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

P. 114 misnumbered 144, p. 256 misnumbered 295.

Statementby William Lucas.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 260 p. ;
Number of Pages260
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15567439M

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A Temple built like a Tower, rising to a great height, surrounded at its base by a circular colonnade. Impelled by desire to learn, I knocked at the Gate of the Temple and prayed for admittance. A venerable old man - the Sage of that Temple - opened the Gate and said to me, 'What do you seek?' I .   Dodinsky takes his readers on a journey to the garden of happiness. Within this garden, Dodinsky gives his readers the wisdom and support to find power within themselves to lead a happy life.


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