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Waifs and strays

Author: O Henry
Publisher: [Auckland] : The Floating Press, [2012] ©2012
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the minds of many critics, scholars and loyal readers, American author William Sydney Porter -- better known as O. Henry -- perfected the art of the short story. Waifs and Strays collects some of the short fiction he penned toward the end of his illustrious literary career. Long-time fans and first-time readers alike are sure to be charmed.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Henry, O.
Waifs and Strays.
Auckland : The Floating Press, ©2012
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: O Henry
ISBN: 9781775456674 1775456676
OCLC Number: 793996730
Notes: Archived by the National Library of New Zealand in PDF (111 pages).
Short stories.
Hypertext links contained in the archived instances of this title are non-functional.
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: The red roses of Tonia --
Round the circle --
The rubber plant's story --
Out of Nazareth --
Confessions of a humorist --
The sparrows in Madison Square --
Hearts and hands --
The cactus --
The detective detector --
The dog and the playlet --
A little talk about mobs --
The snow man.
Responsibility: O. Henry.
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In the minds of many critics, scholars and loyal readers, American author William Sydney Porter -- better known as O. Henry -- perfected the art of the short story. Waifs and Strays collects some of the short fiction he penned toward the end of his illustrious literary career. Long-time fans and first-time readers alike are sure to be charmed.

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