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Best of O' Henry by O. Henry

Best of O' Henry by O. Henry



O'Henry wrote with realistic detail on his first-hand experiences both in Texas and in New York City.During his more than thirteen years in Austin,he worked in a variety of occupations.Some of his experiences as a pharmacist , draftsman , reporter would figure in his short stories. He became the champion of the ordinary people of the city evoking their tragedies and aspirations with humor and artistry,an arresting opening and twist of plot.

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