This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1878 Excerpt: ...glad it needn't be me. I want to study a great deal more, but I would like to have more of chemistry and botany and geology, and all those live things, and not so much Latin and Greek and mathematics. They must have put an uncommon lot of mother earth into me, for I do love gardening and such things, and I '11 show you ...