The Complete Works of O. Henry: Short Stories, Poems and Letters

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William Sydney Porter (1862–1910), known by his pen name O. Henry, was an American writer. O. Henry's short stories are known for their wit, wordplay, warm characterization, and surprise endings. Among his most famous stories, Cabbages and Kings was his first collection of stories, followed by The Four Million. The Gift of the Magi is about a young couple who are short of money but desperately want to buy each other Christmas gifts. The Cop and the Anthem is about a New York City hobo named Soapy, who sets out to get arrested so that he can be a guest of the city jail instead of sleeping out in the cold winter. A Retrieved Reformation, which tells the tale of safecracker Jimmy Valentine, recently freed from prison. The Duplicity of Hargraves, a short story about a nearly destitute father and daughter's trip to Washington, D.C.

Table of Contents:

O. Henry ‘ On Himself, Life, And Other Things

Biography of O. Henry

Collection of Poems:

A Contribution

Chanson De Bohême

Drop a Tear in This Slot

Hard to Forget

Nothing to Say


The Lullaby Boy

The Murderer

The Old Farm

The Pewee

Two Portraits


Collections of Short Stories:

Cabbages and Kings

Heart of the West

My Tussle with the Devil by O. Henry’s Ghost

O Henryana


Roads of Destiny

Rolling Stones

Sixes and Sevens

Strictly Business

The Four Million

The Gentle Grafter

The Trimmed Lamp

The Two Women

The Voice of the City

Waifs and Strays


Collection of Letters
3,238 printed pages


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