Author - John Philip Quinn

John Philip Quinn (1851-1916) was an American writer and journalist known for his works that often depicted the darker aspects of society. "Fools of Fortune" is one such work, offering insights into the risks and pitfalls of a life centered around gambling.

Published in 1890, the book provides a fictionalized account of the world of gambling and the characters involved in the practice during the mid-19th century. The novel is set in the United States and explores the consequences of gambling and the vices associated with it.
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