The Octopus Marooned

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Short story set in Texas.

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142 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.

Creation Information

Henry, O., 1862-1910 September 1911.

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  • Doubleday, Page & Company
    Publisher Info: "Issued monthly by Doubleday, Page & Co. for The Short Stories Co. Ltd."
    Place of Publication: Garden City, Long Island

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Short story set in Texas.

Physical Description

142 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.

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Source

  • Short Stories 76.3 (Sep. 1911): 118-22.

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O. Henry Project

Written under the pseudonym O. Henry, the stories of William Sydney Porter are available as they first appeared in the popular magazines of the day.

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The Gentle Grafter

This work is a collection of short stories by O. Henry. The stories in this volume were inspired by tales of confidence men that O. Henry had heard while in Columbus, Ohio.

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  • September 1911

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Jan. 8, 2011, 2:31 p.m.

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  • Sept. 20, 2017, 7:04 p.m.

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Henry, O., 1862-1910. The Octopus Marooned, prose (fiction), September 1911; Garden City, Long Island. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth139366/: accessed September 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Austin History Center, Austin Public Library.