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Henry, O. 1862-1910

Overview
Works: 1,607 works in 4,526 publications in 13 languages and 109,036 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Short stories  Juvenile works  Poetry  Biography  Christmas stories  Short stories, American  Parodies, imitations, etc  High interest-low vocabulary books  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Director, Photographer, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Performer, Contributor, Honoree, Other, Originator
Classifications: PS2649.P5, 813.52
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Strictly business : more stories of the four million by O Henry( Book )

301 editions published between 1903 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 6,075 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
The complete works of O. Henry by O Henry( Book )

50 editions published between 1899 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 4,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An omnibus volume containing 286 stories and poems
The gift of the Magi by O Henry( Book )

129 editions published between 1905 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 3,334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A husband and wife sacrifice treasured possessions in order to buy each other Christmas presents
Heart of the west : a novel by O Henry( Book )

113 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in English and held by 2,426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Western American short stories by O. Henry
Cabbages and kings by O Henry( Book )

98 editions published between 1904 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 2,131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The gentle grafter by O Henry( Book )

118 editions published between 1904 and 2016 in English and held by 2,064 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrated by H.C. Greening and May Wilson Preston. This is an electronic edition of the complete book complemented by author biography. This book features a table of contents linked to every chapter. The book was designed for optimal navigation on the Kindle, PDA, Smartphone, and other electronic readers. It is formatted to display on all electronic devices including the Kindle, Smartphones and other Mobile Devices with a small display
The voice of the city : further stories of the four million by O Henry( Book )

105 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in English and German and held by 2,063 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
Options by O Henry( Book )

68 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in English and held by 1,930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A collection of short stories, which includes:, ''The Rose of Dixie'', 'The Third Ingredient', 'The Hiding of Black Bill', 'Schools and Schools', 'Thimble, Thimble', 'Supply and Demand', 'Buried Treasure', 'To Him Who Waits', 'He Also Serves', 'The Moment of Victory', 'The Head-Hunter', 'No Story', 'The Higher Pragmatism', 'Best-Seller', 'Rus in Urbe', 'A Poor Rule.'"--Provided by publisher
Sixes and sevens by O Henry( Book )

65 editions published between 1904 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,807 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."
Whirligigs by O Henry( Book )

85 editions published between 1910 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

68 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in English and held by 1,768 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young poet finds his choice of roads when leaving home determines his destiny.This short story collection, a facsimile of the 1909
The gift of the Magi by O Henry( Book )

30 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A husband and wife sacrifice treasured possessions in order to buy each other Christmas presents
Rolling stones by O Henry( Book )

63 editions published between 1800 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,715 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
The gift of the Magi and other stories by O Henry( Book )

27 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in English and held by 1,714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

33 editions published between 1929 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection fo 35 stories by William Sidney Porter, whose hallmark as a master story-teller is the surprise ending
The ransom of Red Chief and other stories by O Henry( Book )

7 editions published between 1946 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of short stories by O. Henry
Letters to Lithopolis by O Henry( Book )

4 editions published in 1922 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The small town of Lithopolis, Ohio, is the home of the Wagnalls Memorial Library, designed and donated by publishing heiress Mabel Wagnalls. This charming 1922 volume collects O. Henry's whimsical musings on writing, music, travel, pets, and life, from letters Wagnalls received from the celebrated short-story writer from 1903 to 1907
O. Henry, the man and his work by E. Hudson Long( Book )

3 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through the shadows with O. Henry by Al Jennings( Book )

2 editions published between 1921 and 1922 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The caliph of Bagdad : being Arabian nights flashes of the life, letters, and work of O. Henry, William Sydney Porter by Robert H Davis( Book )

2 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The gift of the Magi
Alternative Names
Genri, O.

Genri O. 1862-1910

Henri, O.

Henri, O. 1862-1910

Henrijs, O., 1862-1910

Henry, O.

Henry O. 1862-1910

Henry, O pseud

Henry, Oliver 1862-1910

Henry, Oliver, pseud.

Henry, Olivier, 1862-1910

O.Genrï

O. Henri

O. Henrijs

O. Henry

O. Henry americký spisovatel

O. Henry Amerikaans schrijver

O. Henry amerikansk författare

O. Henry amerikansk skribent

O. Henry écrivain américain

O. Henry Perez

O. Henry pisarz amerykański

O. Henry scrittore statunitense

O. Henry US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller

O. Henry's ghost 1862-1910

O'Genri.

O'Guenri 1862-1910

O'Henry

OHenry 1862-1910

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

O'Henry, W.S.P. (William Sydney Porter), 1862-1910

O'Henry, William Sydney Porter, 1862-1910

Porter, Sydney

Porter W. S. 1862-1910

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

Poter, William Sydney 1862-1910

William Sidney Porter

William Sydney Porter

Генри О. 1862-1910

О. Генри 1862-1910

О. Генри американский писатель, прозаик

О. Генры

О. Генрі

О. Хенри

О'Генри, 1862-1910

Портер, Уильям Сидни, 1862-1910

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או. הנרי

הנרי, או 1862־1910

הענרי, א.

הענרי, א 1862־1910

הענרי, או, 1862-1910

פורטר, וויליאם סידני

פורטר, וילים סידני

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أو. هنري، 1862-1910

او. هنری نویسنده آمریکایی

هنري، أو 1862-1910

هنري، و.، 1862-1910

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विल्यम सिडनी पोर्टर

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오 헨리

포터, 윌리엄 시드니 1862-1910

헨리, O. 1862-1910

헨리, 오 1862-1910

헨리, 오우

헨리, 오우 1862-1910

オー・ヘンリー

オー・ヘンリー 1862-1910

ヘンリー, O.

ヘンリー, オー

ヘンリー, オー 1862-1910

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The gift of the MagiHeart of the west : a novelCabbages and kingsThe gentle grafterThe voice of the city : further stories of the four millionOptionsSixes and sevensWhirligigs