Madame Bo-Peep, of the Ranches


Short story set in Texas.

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14, 160, 17-52 p. ; 25 cm.

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Henry, O., 1862-1910 June 1902.


This prose (fiction) is part of the collection entitled: O. Henry Project and was provided by Austin History Center, Austin Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 502 times, with 6 in the last month. More information about this writing can be viewed below.


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Short story set in Texas.

Physical Description

14, 160, 17-52 p. ; 25 cm.


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  • The Smart Set 7.2 (Jun. 1902): 149-59.


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This writing is part of the following collection of related materials.

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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Whirligigs (Book)


This work is a collection of short stories by O. Henry, which are set in New York City and the Western and Southern United States. The volume was published posthumously.

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  • June 1902

Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • Jan. 8, 2011, 2:31 p.m.

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  • Sept. 20, 2017, 7:03 p.m.

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Henry, O., 1862-1910. Madame Bo-Peep, of the Ranches, prose (fiction), June 1902; New York. ( accessed July 5, 2020), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History,; crediting Austin History Center, Austin Public Library.