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Henry, O. 1862-1910

Overview
Works: 1,527 works in 4,321 publications in 15 languages and 106,482 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Short stories  Biography  Short stories, American  Christmas stories  Graphic novels  Comic books, strips, etc  Parodies, imitations, etc 
Roles: Author, Photographer, Director, Performer, Bibliographic antecedent, Other, Honoree
Classifications: PS2649.P5, 813.52
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The complete works of O. Henry by O Henry( Book )
120 editions published between 1899 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 6,588 libraries worldwide
An omnibus volume containing 286 stories and poems
The gift of the Magi by O Henry( Book )
106 editions published between 1906 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 2,923 libraries worldwide
A husband and wife sacrifice treasured possessions in order to buy each other Christmas presents
The four million by O Henry( Book )
155 editions published between 1903 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 2,691 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
Heart of the West by O Henry( Book )
112 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in English and held by 2,467 libraries worldwide
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
Cabbages and kings by O Henry( Book )
87 editions published between 1904 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,109 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
Roads of destiny by O Henry( Book )
70 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in English and held by 2,014 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 gentle grafter by O Henry( Book )
112 editions published between 1904 and 2016 in English and held by 1,962 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
Options by O Henry( Book )
64 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in English and held by 1,915 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
The trimmed lamp : and other stories of the four million by O Henry( Book )
79 editions published between 1906 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,864 libraries worldwide
For other editions, see Author Catalog
Sixes and sevens by O Henry( Book )
80 editions published between 1904 and 2015 in English and French and held by 1,831 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 )
82 editions published between 1910 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,825 libraries worldwide
Twenty-four stories including "The Ransom of Red Chief" and "The Whirligig of Life."
The voice of the city : further stories of the four million by O Henry( Book )
70 editions published between 1908 and 2011 in English and held by 1,773 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
Strictly business : more stories of the four million by O Henry( Book )
57 editions published between 1910 and 2012 in English and held by 1,734 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 )
60 editions published between 1800 and 2010 in English and German and held by 1,731 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 by O Henry( Book )
26 editions published between 1982 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 1,717 libraries worldwide
A husband and wife sacrifice treasured possessions in order to buy each other Christmas presents
Best stories of O. Henry by O Henry( Book )
42 editions published between 1933 and 2008 in English and Turkish and held by 1,644 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 and other stories by O Henry( Book )
19 editions published between 1967 and 2011 in English and held by 1,642 libraries worldwide
An illustrated collection of fourteen short stories reflecting various aspects of American life at the turn of the nineteenth century
Collected stories of O. Henry by O Henry( Book )
17 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in English and Turkish and held by 1,344 libraries worldwide
Collection of 212 of O. Henry's stories
Waifs and strays : twelve stories by O Henry( Book )
22 editions published between 1917 and 2014 in English and held by 291 libraries worldwide
The Red Roses of ToniaRound The CircleThe Rubber Plant's StoryOut of NazarethConfessions of a HumoristThe Sparrows in Madison SquareHearts and HandsThe CactusThe Detective DetectorThe Dog and the PlayletA Little Talk About MobsThe Snow
O. Henry (William Sydney Porter) by Eugene Current-García( Book )
1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
An analysis of selected stories tracing the stylistic and thematic development of the American writer's works
 
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Alternative Names
Genri, O.
Genri, O. 1862-1910
Henri, 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 Amerikaans schrijver
O. Henry amerikansk författare
O. Henry amerikansk skribent
O. Henry écrivain américain
O. Henry pisarz amerykański
O. Henry scrittore statunitense
O. Henry US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller
O'Genri.
O'Guenri 1862-1910
O'Henry
O'Henry 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 Sidney, 1862-1910
Porter, William Sydney.
Porter, William Sydney 1862-1910
Poter, William Sydney 1862-1910
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
أو
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 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
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