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Selected Stories by O Henry

O. Henry

Selected Stories by O Henry

by O. Henry

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Published by Audio Book Contractors, Inc. .
Written in English

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  • Classics,
  • Literary,
  • Unabridged Audio - Fiction/General,
  • Audio Adult: Other

  • Edition Notes

    [UNABRIDGED]

    ContributionsGrover Gardner (Narrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatAudio Cassette
    Number of Pages2
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12033518M
    ISBN 101556850905
    ISBN 109781556850905

    Selected stories of O. Henry. [O Henry; Victoria Blake] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: O Henry; Victoria Blake. Find more information about: ISBN: Buy the Paperback Book Selected Stories by O. Henry at , Canada's largest bookstore. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders. Eighty short stories by a master of the genre O. Henry's comic eye and unique, ironic approach to life's realities are unmatched. These stories—about con men and tricksters and "innocent.

    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's stories were considerably more playful, and are also known for their witty narration. Most of O. Henry's stories are set in his own time, the early 20th : Short story. 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.

      Henry, O., , Short stories, American Publisher New York: Odyssey Press Collection ncbio; unclibraries; americana Digitizing sponsor University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Contributor University Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Language EnglishPages: O Henry. O. Henry (), born William Sydney Porter in Greensboro, North Carolina, was a short-story writer whose tales romanticized the commonplace, in particular, the lives of ordinary people in New York City. His stories often had surprise endings, a device that became identified with his name.


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Henry’s comic eye and unique, ironic approach to life’s realities are unmatched. These stories—about con men and tricksters and “innocent” deceivers, about fate, luck, and coincidence—have delighted generations of readers.

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The reader is invited to know the world of O. Henry in these seven selected short stories.