O. Henry's Last Story

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Partially finished short story about a criminal on death row. O. Henry was unable to complete this story before his death. Story illustrated with facsimiles of the original manuscript.

Physical Description

48, 407-534, 49-112 p. : ill., photos., facsims. ; 25 cm.

Creation Information

Henry, O., 1862-1910 September 1910.

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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 222 times , with 4 in the last month . More information about this writing can be viewed below.

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Description

Partially finished short story about a criminal on death row. O. Henry was unable to complete this story before his death. Story illustrated with facsimiles of the original manuscript.

Physical Description

48, 407-534, 49-112 p. : ill., photos., facsims. ; 25 cm.

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  • Cosmopolitan Magazine 49.4 (Sep. 1910): 449.

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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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Creation Date

  • September 1910

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Jan. 8, 2011, 2:31 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Sept. 20, 2017, 7:02 p.m.

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Henry, O., 1862-1910. O. Henry's Last Story, prose (fiction), September 1910; New York. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth139422/: accessed October 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Austin History Center, Austin Public Library.