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Maple Selected Short Stories by O.Henry : 20 Stories

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Maple Selected Short Stories by O.Henry : 20 Stories

A prolific American short story writer, O.Henry was a master of surprise endings. Typical for his stories is a twist of plot which turns on an ironic or coincidental circumstance.

This selection brings together some of his 49 most renowned and entertaining short stories .Each one offer insights into human nature and the way it is affected by love, hate, wealth, poverty, gentility, disguise, and crime-themes that ran thruogh the author's own life. Born William Sidney Porter, O.Henry started writing while in prison for embezzlement.Later he moved to New York, and his tales romanticizing the commonplace, particularly the life of ordinary New Yorkers, became highly popular.The most widely read author of his time, O. Henry died penniless but left behind a wealth of short stories that endure as classics of the genre.

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Brand / Publisher Maple Press
Size 19 x 13
Return Policy 30 Days
Book Type Leisure Read
Edition 2016
ISBN 9789350330272
Author O.HENRY
Language English
Pages 256
Binding Paperback


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Maple Press was launched in 2009 as a platform to introduce the yesteryear classics from all over the world, in attractive formats and at affordable prices. Their unique achievement is in the layout of the text: soothing and easily readable, printed on quality paper. In the market swamped with crammed and eye-straining paperbacks, Their products come as a whiff of fresh air.
They publish Children-activity books, biographies, essay writing books, charts, puzzle-solving books, grammar and general knowledge books, and world-famous classics  Along with these, they have over 200 illustrated storybooks consisting of folklore, mythology and history that not only ignite young minds but also impart morals lessons to them.

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