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Letters from a Son to His Self Made Father by Charles Eustace Merriman

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Published by Kessinger Publishing .
Written in English


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Number of Pages304
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8465301M
ISBN 101417993960
ISBN 109781417993963

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Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features. Try it now. No thanks. Try the new Google Books eBook - FREE. Get this book in print Letters from a Son to His Self-made Father: Being the Replies to Letters Charles Eustace Merriman Full view - .   Letters from a Son to His Self-Made Father Being the Replies to Letters from a Self-Made Merchant to His Son Language: English: LoC Class: PS: Language and Literatures: American and Canadian literature: Subject: Humorous stories Subject: Fathers and sons -- Fiction Subject: Epistolary fiction Subject: Children of the rich -- Fiction Subject. Letters from a Son to His Self-Made Father. Title: Letters from a Son to His Self-Made Father. Publication: Robinson Luce, Subject: History, Non-Fiction. First Edition. Very Good condition. Get this from a library! Letters from a son to his self-made father: being the replies to Letters from a self-made merchant to his son. [Charles Eustace Merriman, pseud.].

The father is a self made successful man who guides his son in the playing field of life. He advises his son on how to study,how to live, whom to be with, how to make relationships and so on. Speaking personally, I felt that some letters were myopic in nature but considering the nature of the book, it is a collection of someone's personal Cited by: 5.   Letters from a Son to His Self Made Father Hardcover – Jul 25 by Charles Eustace Merriman (Author) See all 22 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" CDN$ CDN$ Author: Charles Eustace Merriman. Letters from a Self-made Merchant to His Son George Horace Lorimer Library: Author: George Horace Lorimer: Publisher: Small, Maynard & Company, Original from: the University of California: Digitized: Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan. Published in the complete title of this book is Letters from a Self-Made Merchant to His Son Being the Letters written by John Graham, Head of the House of Graham and Company, Pork-Packers in Chicago, familiarly known on 'Change as "Old Gorgon Graham," to his Son, Pierrepont, facetiously known to his intimates as "Piggy." The letters and.

This book is the preserved correspondence between Old Gorgon Graham, a self-made millionaire in Chicago, and his son who is coming of age and entering the family business. The letters date back to the s but feel like they could have been written in any era/5. A man’s as good as he makes himself, but no man’s any good because his grandfather was. A man who does big things is too busy to talk about them. There are two things you never want to pay any attention to—abuse and flattery.   My new book – Letters from a Self-Made Tech Entrepreneur to His Son – Chapter 14 Early Preview Letter No. 14 From Daniel Scarberry, at the SOMA HQ in San Francisco, to his son, Silas, at The Travelers’ Rest, New Albany, Indiana. Pierrepont has annoyed his father by accepting his criticisms in a spirit of gentle, but most reprehensible, resignation._ XIII. From John Graham, at the Union Stock Yards in Chicago, to his son, Pierrepont, care of The Hoosier Grocery Co., Indianapolis, Indiana.