Letters From a Son to His Self Made Father

by Charles Eustace Merriman

Publisher: Kessinger Publishing, LLC

Written in English
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  • Letters,
  • Literary Collections / Letters,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages302
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Open LibraryOL10511070M
ISBN 100548063141
ISBN 109780548063149
OCLC/WorldCa176940648

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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.

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In each, the father - John Graham - relays both news and crucial nuggets of advice to his soon-to-graduate son, Pierrepont. The hard-won lessons and experiences of life give rise to all manner of sound advice, with the author's aim being to prepare his son for the world of.

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Letters from a Self-Made Merchant to His Son consists of twenty letters. In each, the father - John Graham - relays both news and crucial nuggets of advice to his soon-to-graduate son, Pierrepont.

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Letters from a Self-Made Merchant to His Son is full of timeless wisdom on topics like money/wealth, managing employees, education, relationships, marriage.

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. Letters from a self-made merchant to his son: being the letters written by John Graham, head of the house of Graham & Company, pork-packers in Chicago, familiarly known on 'change as "Old Gorgon Graham", to his son, Pierrepont, facetiously known to his intimates as "Piggy".

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A lot of thoughtful life lessons given in a humorous way. Knowing that this is written ina lot of life truths must have started with this book. It is a father/son relationship he will always carry in his heart, and it is from that place, that this letter was written.

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