The Best of O. Henry

The Best of O. Henry

by O. Henry, Anton Caravana
     
 

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Includes over 100 superb short stories from Americas most popular short story writer. Drawn from his most famous collections, these stories make up the essential O. Henry — funny, moving, romantic & with a sting in the tale! There are South American tales of beautiful Senoritas & fiery revolutionaries such as Rouge et Noir; small-town stories of benevolent

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Includes over 100 superb short stories from Americas most popular short story writer. Drawn from his most famous collections, these stories make up the essential O. Henry — funny, moving, romantic & with a sting in the tale! There are South American tales of beautiful Senoritas & fiery revolutionaries such as Rouge et Noir; small-town stories of benevolent millionaires & lovelorn burglars such as The Discounters of Money; shady tales of business life, of conniving cooks & fainthearted kidnappers such as The Ransom of Red Chief; wild west adventures such as The Pimienta Pancakes, &, from the city streets, such stories as The Copy & the Anthem — plus more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781561035403
Publisher:
American Guidance Service, Inc.
Publication date:
06/01/1994
Series:
Illustrated Classics Collection
Pages:
62

Meet the Author

O. Henry, the pseudonym of William Sydney Porter (1862–1910), was a prolific American short story writer who published over six hundred stories and ten collections, including Cabbages and Kings, The Four Million, Whirligigs, and The Heart of the West.

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