The fires of spring

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Random House, 1949 - Fiction - 495 pages
16 Reviews
A character study of a boy, from his early life in a Pennsylvania poorhouse to his marriage to his childhood sweetheart in New York.

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Review: The Fires of Spring

User Review  - Art Denn - Goodreads

As close as you can come to an autobiography, though fictional. It is the story of David Harper, literally from a Pennsylvania poor house to his first writing in New York. Lots of insights into ... Read full review

Review: The Fires of Spring

User Review  - Mark Oppenlander - Goodreads

This book is the rambling, somewhat melodramatic rags to riches tale of a young man who grows up in a poorhouse and eventually becomes a professional writer. Along the way he finds somewhat dubious ... Read full review

Contents

Part 1
146
THE POORHOUSE
156
Part 2
168
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