The Shoulders of Atlas a Novel (Classic Reprint)

The Shoulders of Atlas a Novel (Classic Reprint)


Excerpt from The Shoulders of Atlas a Novel Henry realized all the glory of it, but it filled him with a renewal of the sad and bitter resentment, which was his usual mood, instead of joy. He was past middle-age. He worked in a shoe-shop. He had worked in a shoe-shop since he was a young man. There was nothing else in store for him until he was turned out because of old age. Then the future looked like a lurid sunset of misery. He earn ed reasonably good wages for a man of his years. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

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Mary E Wilkins Freeman
Paperback | 308 pages
152 x 229 x 16mm | 413g
Publication date
03 Jan 2019
Forgotten Books
Illustrations note
11 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white