The Resource The gift of the Magi and other short stories

The gift of the Magi and other short stories

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The gift of the Magi and other short stories
Title
The gift of the Magi and other short stories
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
O. Henry, the pen name of William Sydney Porter, is one of the most famous short story writers of all times whose stories are known for their wit, wordplay, warm characterization and clever twist endings. O. Henry is so acknowledged as a great short story writer that his pen name is associated with a prestigious American award given to short stories of exceptional merit. Included in this collection of "The Gift of the Magi and Other Short Stories" is the title story which describes the struggles of a poor young married couple as they strive to secretly buy each other Christmas gifts. Also included in this collection are the following stories: "The Cop and the Anthem," "Springtime ° La Carte," "The Green Door," "After Twenty Years," "The Furnished Room," "The Pimienta Pancakes," "The Last Leaf," "The Voice of The City," "While The Auto Waits," "A Retrieved Reformation," "A Municipal Report," "A Newspaper Story," "The Ransom of Red Chief," "A Ghost of a Chance," and "Makes the Whole World Kin."
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Midwest
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1862-1910
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Henry, O.
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Langham, Joan F
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  • Short stories, American
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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The gift of the Magi and other short stories
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online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT11940764
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781420947328
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(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11940764
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11940764
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The gift of the Magi and other short stories
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT11940764
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781420947328
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11940764
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11940764
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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