Rouge et Noire

Description:

A short story about the banana trade in Central America based on O. Henry's experiences in Honduras in the late 1890s. This is perhaps the first instance of O. Henry's use of the term "banana republic."

Creator(s): Henry, O., 1862-1910
Creation Date: December 1901
Partner(s):
Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
Collection(s):
O. Henry Project
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Creator (Author):
Henry, O., 1862-1910

Author credited as Oliver Henry

Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: Street & Smith
Place of Publication: New York
Date(s):
  • Creation: December 1901
Description:

A short story about the banana trade in Central America based on O. Henry's experiences in Honduras in the late 1890s. This is perhaps the first instance of O. Henry's use of the term "banana republic."

Physical Description:

[18], 387-480, [48] p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

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Source: Ainslee's Magazine 6.6 (Dec. 1901): 447-56.
Contributor(s):
Added Title: Rouge et Noire: a Little Business Romance of the Banana Trade
Partner:
Austin History Center, Austin Public Library
Collection:
O. Henry Project
Identifier:
  • CALL-NO: OHC Per ainsle 6.6
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth139393
Resource Type: Journal/Magazine/Newsletter
Format: Text