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O. Henry, the man and his work.

E. Hudson Long

O. Henry, the man and his work.

by E. Hudson Long

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Published by University of Pennsylvania Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Henry, O., 1862-1910

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS2649.P5 Z714
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 158 p.
    Number of Pages158
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6046141M
    LC Control Number49004499
    OCLC/WorldCa497165

      First published by the New York World in , and then to a wider audience in the collection Four Million (named for the NYC population, it was the number of stories O. Henry Author: Patrick Sauer. The Internet Public Library features links to criticism about the work of O. Henry.. The O. Henry Page features links to a number of essays of literary criticism of O. Henry's work. "A Surprise Tribute to O. Henry" is an article by Don Hauptman that reviews the author's style and legacy. Additional criticism and review of O. Henry (William Sydney Porter)'s works can be found at your local.

    Looking for books by O. Henry? See all books authored by O. Henry, including The Gift of the Magi, and The Best Short Stories of O. Henry, and more on "The Gift of the Magi" is a short story by O. Henry first published in The story tells of a young husband and wife and how they deal with the challenge of buying secret Christmas gifts for each other with very little : O. Henry.

    The best biographical and critical studies are Eugene H. Long, O. Henry: The Man and His Work (), and Dale Kramer, The Heart of O. Henry (). See also Gerald Langford, Alias O. Henry: A Biography of William Sydney Porter (), and a good recent study, Richard O'Connor, O. Henry: The Legendary Life of William Sydney Porter (). The more than stories written by O. Henry provided an embarrassment of riches for the compilers of this final selection of the thirty-eight stories in this collection offers for the reader's delight those tales honored almost unanimously by anthologists and those that represent, in variety and balance, the best work of America's favorite are/5.


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Hudson Long. Henry entered literature through the Sunday supplements and the syndicated magazines. His generation of short-story writers, largely newspaper-trained, included Ambrose Bierce, Richard Harding Davis, Stephen Crane, and Jack London, all producing matter for the the man and his work.

book, but at times combining imagination with experience to make literature. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Long, E. Hudson (Eugene Hudson), O. Henry, the man and his work. Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Press.

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Henry, the man and his work. [E Hudson Long] -- Early life in North Carolina -- Ranch days in Texas -- The Austin years -- New Orleans and the tropics -- The trial -- Prison interlude -- New York and success. Henry seems to be rather forgotten these days, which I don't quite understand considering that his stories are applicable on any time and any situation - this book was difficult to /5(53).

And in the door of the hardware store the man who had come a thousand miles to fill an appointment, uncertain almost to absurdity, with the friend of his youth, smoked his cigar and waited.

About twenty minutes he waited, and then a tall man in a long overcoat, with collar turned up to his ears, hurried across from the opposite side of the street/ His horse wheeled to the right, and as his victims rounded to the safe side of their equine breast- work he sent a ball through the district attorney's hat.

Once he miscalculated in making a dtour, and over- stepped Ms margin. Littlefield's gun flashed, and Mexico Sam ducked his head to 6/ Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Long, E.

Hudson (Eugene Hudson), O. Henry, the man and his work. Henry: The Complete Works - Kindle edition by Henry, O. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading O.

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American writer O. Henry is famous for his short stories. His tales romanticized the commonplace—in particular, the life of ordinary people in New York City.

His stories often had surprise endings, a device that became identified with his name and cost him critical favour when its. Henry's work is wide-ranging, and his characters can be found roaming the cattle-lands of Texas, exploring the art of the con-man, or investigating the tensions of class and wealth in turn-of-the-century New York.

Henry had an inimitable hand for isolating some element of society and describing it with an incredible economy and grace of : Short story. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work.O.

Henry: The Man and His WorkBrand: E Hudson Long. Free 2-day shipping. Buy O. Henry: The Man and His Work the Man and His Work at The Complete Works of O. Henry book. Read 51 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Henry's short stories are known for their wit, wo /5.

Henry, pseudonym of William Sydney Porter (), noted American author of hundreds of short stories including "The Ransom of Red Chief" (), "The Duplicity of Hargraves" (), and "The Gift of the Magi" (); One dollar and eighty-seven cents.

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Details about O. Henry The Man and His Work by E Hudson Long Hardcover Good Condition Be the first to write a review. Henry The Man and His Work by E Seller Rating: % positive. O. Henry, born William Sidney Porter in North Carolina inhad a mastery of the English language but he does not flaunt his lexicon as some great and not-so-great authors are wont to do, instead O.

Henry writes with his tongue firmly in cheek and every now and then he throws you a curve ball that sends you running for your by: 3.The book features 20 short stories written by O.

Henry, pen name of William Sydney Porter, a short story writer from America. The stories are a mix of thriller, love, and comedy. Nearly all the stories have unexpected endings, with Roads of Destiny, the longest one in the book, being the most interesting read/5.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.

Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are.