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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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  • The Critic Company
    Publisher Info: "Published for The Critic Company by G. P. Putnam's Sons"
    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.



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


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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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Rolling Stones (Book)

Rolling Stones

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

Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • Jan. 8, 2011, 2:31 p.m.

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  • Aug. 26, 2021, 4:36 p.m.

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Henry, O., 1862-1910. A Dinner at _____, prose (fiction), June 1904; New York. ( accessed September 21, 2023), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History,; crediting Austin History Center, Austin Public Library.

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