"What You Want"

One of 3 writings in the series: New Manhattan Nights available on this site.

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A short story about a wealthy man and a hat-cleaner in New York City.

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[18], 419-524, [56] p. : ill. ; 25 cm.

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Henry, O., 1862-1910 September 1908.

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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 22 times . More information about this writing can be viewed below.

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A short story about a wealthy man and a hat-cleaner in New York City.

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[18], 419-524, [56] p. : ill. ; 25 cm.

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  • The American Magazine 66.5 (Sep. 1908): 433-6.

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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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Strictly Business

This work is a collection of short stories by O. Henry. It was published just before his death in 1910.

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Strictly Business, ark:/67531/metapth139374

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  • September 1908

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  • Jan. 8, 2011, 2:31 p.m.

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  • Sept. 20, 2017, 7:02 p.m.

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Henry, O., 1862-1910. "What You Want", prose (fiction), September 1908; New York. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth139402/: accessed October 16, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Austin History Center, Austin Public Library.