Summary

O. Henry's short stories are well known for their wit, wordplay, warm characterization, and clever twist endings. Includes: "The Last Leaf", "The Love Philter of Ikey Schoenstein", "The Caliph", Cupid and the Clock", "The Brief Debut of Tildy", "The Higher Abdication", "The Ransom of Red Chief", "One Dollar’s Worth", "Cupid a la Care", "Girl", "Springtime a la Carte", "The Ethics of Pig", "The Social Triangle", "Witches Loaves", "The Romace of the Buys Broker", "The Making of a New Yorker", "Squaring the Circle", "A Lickpenny Lover", "The Gift of the Magi", "Confessions of a Humorist", "The Last of the Troubadours", "The Furnished Room", "The Pride of the Cities", "A Retrieved Reformation", and "The Cop and the Anthem".
Public Domain (P)2011 Trout Lake Media
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4 out of 5 stars
By Robert on 24-08-12

A great book at a great price

This is worth the $3 price. O Henry's stories hold up really well and it is kind of funny to pick out all the tropes that people have borrowed and used in their own writting and films/tv. There is nothing wrong with the Narration. Definite reccomendation.

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5 out of 5 stars
By Virginia on 22-08-18

Wonderful story teller

What a wonderful story teller. an articulate, imaginative, intelligent, informative, entertaining, beautifully narrated work of art.

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