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The Hero Continues

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From the first-edition dust jacket:
Do not be put off by the bad-tempered failure, destructive and foolishly proud, whom you meet in the opening pages of this novel. For he is the hero, and in the success that follows he becomes a figure of heroic stature. A sudden giant chance lights up his name on Broadway, he grows rich and pampered, and he is faced with the corrupting i
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Hardcover, 1st Edition, 191 pages
Published May 1st 1960 by Rupert Hart-Davis

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Jan 09, 2016 A rated it really liked it
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This is a deeply personal book. Donald Windham is a concise writer, and one of great feeling. The protagonist's passage through life is poignantly observed. One can feel sympathy for his behavior, although it is sometimes destructive and cruel.
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His obituary-of-record here has a good summary of his personal and creative life.
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