WorldCat Identities

Spring, Howard 1889-1965

Overview
Works: 302 works in 1,366 publications in 11 languages and 11,232 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Romance fiction  Wills  Biography  Reviews  Juvenile works  Records and correspondence  Christmas stories  Political fiction 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: PR6037.P68, 823.91
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Most widely held works about Howard Spring
 
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My son, my son! by Howard Spring( Book )

85 editions published between 1937 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The beloved sons of two successful Englishmen face tragic ends
The houses in between, a novel by Howard Spring( Book )

58 editions published between 1951 and 2000 in English and held by 1,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About romance and scandal at various social levels from days of Victoria's splendor to the austerity of Attlee
Fame is the spur by Howard Spring( Book )

77 editions published between 1940 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 1,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of an English boy's rise to wealth, fame and political power
Hard facts, a novel by Howard Spring( Book )

55 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Daniel Dunkerley, printer and entrepreneur and Alec Dillwoth, would-be-poet, his sister Elsie, and their respective families and Theodore Crystal, curate, set in Manchester from 1885
These lovers fled away by Howard Spring( Book )

41 editions published between 1950 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three generations of English people, through two great wars and a depression
Time and the hour by Howard Spring( Book )

38 editions published between 1957 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a group of young people, first encountered in "These lovers fled away", growing up in the tribulations of the First World War, and surviving the hard times of the thirties, only to find themselves facing the uncertainty of a second war. Along the way we learn more of Laurie, Hesba and Theodore, who appeared in "Hard Facts" and "Dunkerlys" and are introduced to the scholarly Holy Innocent, Septimus Pordage, one of Howard Spring's most Dickensian characters
All the day long by Howard Spring( Book )

42 editions published between 1959 and 1979 in 3 languages and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story is in Cornwall where the lead character, Maria Legassick, and her sisters Bella and Louisa, and brother, Roger, are the sons and daughters of a Cornish vicar
A sunset touch by Howard Spring( Book )

39 editions published between 1953 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr Menheniot had an obsession about the old family house, and after many years he is able to go and live there
I met a lady by Howard Spring( Book )

28 editions published between 1961 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bittersweet romance, spanning three generations, in which a young writer falls in love with a beautiful actress on a magic morning in Cornwall
Winds of the day by Howard Spring( Book )

27 editions published between 1964 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alice Openshaw is orphaned at age twelve, and goes into domestic service in Manchester. She struggles to get on in life
Dunkerley's by Howard Spring( Book )

28 editions published between 1946 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Further developments in the life of an English newspaper publisher in the 1900's
There is no armour : a novel by Howard Spring( Book )

46 editions published between 1948 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Family saga of Edward Pentecost RA, from 1899 Manchester to Cornwall and London, 1946. A successful artist looks back on his life and family
Shabby tiger by Howard Spring( Book )

58 editions published between 1934 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Shabby Tiger" is Howard Spring's first novel. Set in Manchester and Cheshire, it is a fast moving tale of city streets, racetracks, clubs and tenements
Rachael Rosing by Howard Spring( Book )

52 editions published between 1935 and 2000 in 6 languages and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sequel to Shabby Tiger. Beautiful and calculating, the heartless social climber Rachel Rosing's story of her marriage, career as an actress and near fame until a final disaster
O Absalom! by Howard Spring( Book )

70 editions published between 1938 and 1993 in 5 languages and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Willian Essex, author and playwright and his friend, Dermot O'Riorden, an 'arts and crafts' interior decorator and their respective sons Oliver and Rory, from lowly roots in nineteenth-century Manchester to public acclaim in London and holidays in Cornwall, their lives, loves, successes failures
Book parade by Howard Spring( Book )

7 editions published between 1938 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven stories & a beginning by Howard Spring( Book )

9 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Howard Spring's only volume of stories
In the meantime by Howard Spring( Book )

13 editions published between 1942 and 1946 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

And another thing by Howard Spring( Book )

13 editions published between 1944 and 1946 in English and Undetermined and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tumbledown Dick : all people and no plot by Howard Spring( Book )

11 editions published between 1938 and 1967 in 3 languages and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Because of his mother's illness, twelve-year old Dick goes to spend a week in Manchester, England with his aunt and uncle who own a pet shop. He is greatly amused by all the animals and also meets many new friends before he returns to the country for Christmas
 
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Fame is the spur
Alternative Names
Howard Spring britischer Schriftsteller

Howard Spring British writer

Howard Spring britisk skribent

Howard Spring Brits schrijver (1889-1965)

Howard Spring brittisk författare

Howard Spring écrivain britannique

Howard Spring escriptor britànic

Howard Spring escritor británico

Spring, Howard 1889-1965

Spring, Robert Howard.

Spring, Robert Howard 1889-1965

ספרינג, האוארד

ספרינג, הובארד

ספרינג, הוורד 1889-1965

スプリング, ハワード

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Fame is the spurHard facts, a novelI met a ladyWinds of the dayDunkerley'sThere is no armour : a novelShabby tigerRachael Rosing