A Dinner at --------


Short story set in New York.

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[24], 482-575, [16] p. : ill. ; 26 cm.

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Henry, O., 1862-1910 June 1904.


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    Place of Publication: New York

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  • Main Title: A Dinner at --------
  • Added Title: A Dinner at -------- : The Adventures of an Author with His Own Hero
  • Added Title: The Dinner Hero


Short story set in New York.

Physical Description

[24], 482-575, [16] p. : ill. ; 26 cm.


University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure


  • The Critic 44.6 (Jun. 1904): 530-4.



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O. Henry Project

The O. Henry Collection consists primarily of the short stories of William Sydney Porter (1862-1910), written under his pseudonym O. Henry. Each story is available as it first appeared in the popular magazines of the day, and these and other stories published posthumously can also be found in first edition compilation books, and later as part of his collected works. In addition to published materials, the collection also contains handwritten letters, photographs, legal documents, newspaper articles, artifacts, and maps drawn and signed by Porter.

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This work is a collection of short stories, sketches, letters, and poems by O. Henry. The volume was named after the periodical the Rolling Stone, of which O. Henry was editor. It was published posthumously and includes a photograph of O. Henry, taken in 1909 shortly before his death.

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  • June 1904

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Henry, O., 1862-1910. A Dinner at --------, periodical, June 1904; New York. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth139423/: accessed October 23, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Austin History Center, Austin Public Library.