Elbert Hubbard

Elbert Hubbard

Born: June 19, 1856

Died: May 7, 1915

Nationality: American

Occupation: Writer, publisher, artist, philosopher

Biography: Elbert Green Hubbard was an American writer, publisher, artist, and philosopher. Raised in Hudson, Illinois, he met early success as a traveling salesman with the Larkin soap company. Today Hubbard is mostly known as the founder of the Roycroft artisan community in East Aurora, New York, an influential exponent of the Arts and Crafts Movement.

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Source/Notes: Love, Life & Work: Being a Book of Opinions Reasonably Good-Natured Concerning How to Attain the Highest Happiness for One's Self with the Least Possible Harm to Others (2010 edition), MobileReference - ISBN: 9781607782995
Source/Notes: A thousand & one epigrams: selected from the writings of Elbert Hubbard (1911 edition)

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Source/Notes: Selected writings of Elbert Hubbard: his mintage of wisdom, coined from a life of love, laughter and work (1923 edition)
Source/Notes: The Note Book of Elbert Hubbard[: Mottoes, Epigrams, Short Essays, Passages, Orphic Sayings and Preachments, Coined from a Life of Love, Laughter and Work, by a Man who Achieved Greatly in Literature, Art, Philosophy and Business (1998 edition), Kessinger Publishing - ISBN: 9780766104167