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The Game of Life and How to Play It: The Self-help Classic

Florence Scovel Shinn Tom Butler-Bowdon



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Capstone Press
09 April 2020
Psychology; Self-help & personal development
The classic self-help guide, full of timeless wisdom Florence Scovel Shinn's The Game of Life and How to Play It first appeared in bookstores in 1925 and is now considered a classic in the self-help genre. The author's insights into achieving meaning, happiness and success are just as relevant and effective today as they were nearly a century ago, hence its reissue as part of the exciting Capstone Classics line.

This collectible, hard-back edition of The Game of Life and How to Play It includes an insightful introduction by series editor and self-help expert Tom Butler-Bowdon. Tom is an authority on classic self-help texts and adroitly connects the content of this book with the concerns of modern readers.

Enjoy the colourful anecdotes of 1920s New York that have made Scovel Shinn's book a cult classic Discover the original life hacks for advancing in every area of your life, from health to wealth to love Succeed by attuning yourself with the unchanging principles that govern the universe With the release of this Capstone Classics edition, we finally have an authoritative, collectible version of The Game of Life and How to Play It. Find out why The Game of Life and How to Play It is one of the defining self-help guides of the 20th century.
By:   Florence Scovel Shinn
Introduction by:   Tom Butler-Bowdon
Imprint:   Capstone Press
Country of Publication:   United Kingdom
Dimensions:   Height: 204mm,  Width: 128mm,  Spine: 20mm
Weight:   326g
ISBN:   9780857088406
ISBN 10:   0857088408
Series:   Capstone Classics
Pages:   216
Publication Date:   09 April 2020
Audience:   Professional and scholarly ,  Undergraduate
Format:   Hardback
Publisher's Status:   Active
An Introduction by Tom Butler-Bowdon About the Tom Butler-Bowdon The Game of Life and How to Play It The Secret Door to Success The Game The Law of Prosperity The Power of the Word The Law of Nonresistance The Law of Karma and the Law of Forgiveness Casting the Burden (Impressing the Subconscious) Love Intuition or Guidance Perfect Self-Expression or the Divine Design Denials and Affirmations

Tom Butler-Bowden was working as a political adviser in Australia when, at 25, he read Stephen Covey's The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People. Captivated by it and other books in the personal development field, he left his career to write the bestselling 50 Self-Help Classics, the first guide to the personal development literature and a winner of the Benjamin Franklin Award. Tom has also provided critical introductions to self-development and prosperity classics through the Capstone Classics series published by Wiley.

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