A Perfect 10: Selected Stories

A Perfect 10: Selected Stories

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"The Gift of the Magi" and other stories. This Is a genuine LARGE PRINT edition in 18 point Book Antiqua font on white paper. The text has been fully revised and formatted for optimum reading pleasure.

O. Henry was the pen name of William Sydney Porter (September 11, 1862 - June 5, 1910). He wrote a large number of short stories, many of which have become classics of their genre.

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ISBN-13: 9781517262235
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 09/08/2015
Edition description: Large Print
Pages: 214
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.45(d)

About the Author

O. Henry was the pen name of William Sydney Porter (1862-1910) was a prolific American short story writer. Initially trained as a pharmacist, Porter began his writing career as a journalist and worked on his stories on the side. After being accused of embezzling money from a bank he worked for, he fled to Honduras. He returned to the US upon the death of his wife and was sentenced to five years in prison. It was during this time that he began to have his first stories published. He later moved to New York and began writing stories in earnest. Some of his most famous stories include "Gift of the Magi" and "The Caballero's Way" which introduced the character, the Cisco Kid.

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