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Selected Stories From O. Henry

by O. Henry

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short Stories (single author),
  • Fiction / Short Stories (single author),
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsC. Alphonso Smith (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11933280M
    ISBN 101432545922
    ISBN 109781432545925

    First edition, first state, of O. Henry’s second published book, in bright gilt-stamped original cloth. Porter was a part-time writer and a bank clerk convicted of embezzlement. “Coining the pen name ‘O. Henry,’ he published several stories during the three years he .   O. Henry's short stories are tiny masterpieces. Each story takes literally only minutes to read (they're an average 6 - 12 pages long), but they are brilliant in plot and character development, each with an unexpected twist of some sort at the end, and each different from the other/5(5).

    out of 5 stars Selected Stories of O. Henry. Reviewed in the United States on 23 March Verified Purchase. Great book! Brought back memories of high school literature classes. I bought the book as a gift for my son and his girlfriend, but read some of the stories first! Read more/5(16). William Sydney Porter () is much better known by the pen name O. Henry. Amongst O. Henry’s legendary short stories are The Ransom of Red Chief and his Christmas classic The Gift of the Magi. O. Henry is credited with nearly short sto.

    O. Henry's stories frequently have surprise endings. In his day, he was called the American answer to Guy de Maupassant. While both authors wrote plot twist endings, O. Henry stories were considerably more playful. His stories are also known for witty narration. Most of O. Henry's stories are set in his own time, the early 20th century.   Selected stories from O. Henry by O. Henry; 7 editions; First published in ; Subjects: American Short stories, Criticism and interpretation.


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Henry by Henry, O., ; Smith, C. Alphonso (Charles Alphonso), Publication date Topics Henry, O.,Short stories, AmericanPages: 4 O HENRY - SELECTED STORIES Jim stepped inside the door, as immovable as a setter at the scent of quail. His eyes were fixed upon Della, and there was an expression in them that she could not read, and it terrified her.

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