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Henry, O. 1862-1910

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Most widely held works by O Henry
The gift of the magi by O Henry( Book )

133 editions published between 1906 and 2013 in 9 languages and held by 5,610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated collection of fourteen short stories reflecting various aspects of American life at the turn of the nineteenth century
The complete works of O. Henry by O Henry( Book )

85 editions published between 1899 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 4,368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An omnibus volume containing 286 stories and poems
Heart of the West by O Henry( Book )

113 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of short fiction from master of the form O. Henry centers on tales of romantic entanglement, adventure, and lost love among the dusty trails and plains of the Wild West. Saddle up for a heaping dose of the clever plot twists that this brilliant writer made his trademark. Heart of the West is a page-turner that will please Western fans and literature lovers alike
Roads of destiny by O Henry( Book )

93 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 3,467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection of 22 short stories by O. Henry, published in 1903, contains a number of classics and as well as lesser known works, including the title story, The Passing of Black Eagle, A Retrieved Reformation, and the author's first published story, Whistling Dick's Christmas Stocking
The voice of the city by O Henry( Book )

99 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The voice of the city -- The complete life of John Hopkins -- A lickpenny lover -- Dougherty's eye-opener -- "Little speck in garnered fruit"--The harbinger -- While the auto waits -- A comedy in rubber -- One thousand dollars -- The defeat of the city -- The shocks of doom -- The Plutonian fire -- Nemesis and the candy man -- Squaring the circle -- Roses, ruses and romance -- The city of dreadful night -- The Easter of the soul -- The fool-killer -- Transients in Arcadia -- The rathskeller and the rose -- The clarion call -- Extradited from Bohemia -- A Philistine in Bohemia -- From each according to his ability -- The memento
The gentle grafter by O Henry( Book )

107 editions published between 1904 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 3,401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

O. Henry is the pen name of American writer William Sydney Porter (1862-1910). Porter's 400 short stories are known for their wit, wordplay, characterization and the clever use of twist endings. He travelled to Austin in 1884, where he took a number of different jobs over the next several years, first as pharmacist then as a draftsman, bank teller and journalist. He also began writing as a sideline to employment. Porter's most prolific writing period started in 1902, when he moved to New York City to be near his publishers. He wrote 381 short stories while living there. He wrote a
Options by O Henry( Book )

78 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

O. Henry is the pen name of American writer William Sydney Porter (1862-1910). Porter's 400 short stories are known for their wit, wordplay, characterization and the clever use of twist endings. He travelled to Austin in 1884, where he took a number of different jobs over the next several years, first as pharmacist then as a draftsman, bank teller and journalist. He also began writing as a sideline to employment. Porter's most prolific writing period started in 1902, when he moved to New York City to be near his publishers. He wrote 381 short stories while living there. He wrote a
Whirligigs by O Henry( Book )

64 editions published between 1910 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-four stories including "The Ransom of Red Chief" and "The Whirligig of Life."
The four million by O Henry( Book )

140 editions published between 1906 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Takes inspiration from the then population of New York, and serves up slices of the Big Apple, frequently humorous. The promise of a new century energizes everyone from Eastside tenement dwellers to the denizens of Fifth Avenue
Cabbages and kings by O Henry( Book )

142 editions published between 1904 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 2,715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

O. Henry penned his only novel based on true-life experiences in tropical Honduras. Taking place in Anchuria, a mythical banana republic where larceny is rampant and revolution always a possibility, O. Henry creates an entire world of adventure by using many perspectives, all touched with his trademark wit and humor
Sixes and sevens by Henry O( Book )

74 editions published between 1904 and 2012 in English and French and held by 2,039 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sixes and Sevens presents 25 classic short stories by master storyteller O. Henry. The short pieces display his usual characteristics of wit and twists but also are notable for their graceful language, optimistic worldview, and warm characterizations. This collection includes such stories as "The Last of the Troubadours" and "The Sleuths."
The trimmed lamp : and other stories of the four million by O Henry( Book )

79 editions published between 1907 and 2012 in English and held by 1,965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For other editions, see Author Catalog
Strictly business : more stories of the four million by O Henry( Book )

70 editions published between 1910 and 2012 in English and held by 1,954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Masterpieces of careful plotting and surprise endings, O. Henry's short stories are classics of American literature. Many of O. Henry's stories feature everyday New Yorkers going about their lives and reveal his affection for the ordinary man. Spellbinding reading for any fan of the short story, Strictly Business presents 23 of O. Henry's tales, including the title story about actors and the theater
Rolling stones by O Henry( Book )

84 editions published between 1800 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,891 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

O. Henry is the pen name of American writer William Sydney Porter (1862-1910). Porter's 400 short stories are known for their wit, wordplay, characterization and the clever use of twist endings. He travelled to Austin in 1884, where he took a number of different jobs over the next several years, first as pharmacist then as a draftsman, bank teller and journalist. He also began writing as a sideline to employment. Porter's most prolific writing period started in 1902, when he moved to New York City to be near his publishers. He wrote 381 short stories while living there. He wrote a
Best stories of O. Henry by O Henry( Book )

48 editions published between 1933 and 2008 in English and Turkish and held by 1,831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of twenty-six short stories, all but one of which originally appeared in the "New York World."
The gift of the Magi by O Henry( Book )

30 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in 6 languages and held by 1,543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A husband and wife sacrifice treasured possessions in order to buy each other Christmas presents
Collected stories of O. Henry by O Henry( Book )

18 editions published between 1978 and 2000 in English and held by 1,441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of 212 of O. Henry's stories
Law and order by O Henry( )

6 editions published between 1910 and 1997 in English and held by 1,265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales of O. Henry by O Henry( Book )

7 editions published between 1969 and 2002 in English and held by 1,221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

TALES OF O. HENRY PRESENTS THIS BELOVED STORYTELLER'S VERY BEST WORKS, INCLUDING SUCH FAMOUS CLASSICS AS THE GIFT OF THE MAGI, THE THE COP AND THE ANTHEM. YOU WILL FIND YOURS OF READING PLEASURE IN THIS UTTERLY DELIGHTFUL COLLECTION OF HIS IMMORTAL TALES
Waifs and strays by O Henry( )

in English and held by 1,203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Genri, O.

Genri O. 1862-1910

Henri, O. 1862-1910

Henrijs, O., 1862-1910

Henry, O.

Henry, O pseud

Henry, Oliver 1862-1910

Henry, Oliver, pseud.

O. Henry

O. Henry's ghost 1862-1910

O'Genri.

O'Guenri 1862-1910

O'Henry

O'Henry 1862-1910

O'Henry, W.S.P. 1862-1910

Porter, Sydney

Porter, W. S (William Sidney), 1862-1910

Porter, William S.

Porter, William S. 1862-1910

Porter, William Sidney, 1862-1910

Porter, William Sydney.

Porter William Sydney 1862-1910

Генри, О 1862-1910

О'Генри, 1862-1910

Портер, Уильям Сидни, 1862-1910

הנרי, או 1862־1910

הענרי, א.

הענרי, א 1862־1910

הענרי, או, 1862-1910

פורטר, וויליאם סידני

פורטר, וילים סידני

أو. هنري، 1862-1910

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オー・ヘンリー 1862-1910

ヘンリー, O

ヘンリー, オー

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Heart of the WestRoads of destinyThe voice of the cityThe gentle grafterOptionsWhirligigsThe four millionCabbages and kings