Собрание сочинений в двух томах. Том 1.

Собрание сочинений в двух

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About the Author: O. Henry

William Sydney в двух MOBI ô Porter lends the pen name O Henry to surprise endings signed officially as Sydney Porter His biography shows where he found inspiration for his characters Their voices and his language were products of his eraHe was born Greensboro, North Carolina When he was three years old, his mother died from tuberculosis He left school at fifteen, worked five years in his uncle s drugstore, then for two years at a Texas sheep ranch In he went to Austin where he worked in a real estate office, a church choir, and spent Собрание сочинений eBook Ï four years as a draftsman in the General Land Office His wife and firstborn died, but daughter Margaret survived him After he failed to establish a small humorous weekly, he worked in poorly run bank When its accounts did not balance, he was blamed for it, and fired In Houston, he worked for a few years until ordered to stand trial for embezzlement he fled to New Orleans and thence, to Honduras Two years later, he returned on account of his wife s illness Apprehended, Porter served a few monthsthan three years in a Penitentiary in сочинений в двух Kindle Ò Columbus, Ohio During his incarceration, he composed ten short stories, including A Blackjack Bargainer, The Enchanted Kiss, and The Duplicity of Hargraves In , McClure s published Whistling Dick s Christmas Story and Georgia s Ruling While in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, he sent manuscripts to New York editors In the spring of , Ainslee s Magazine offered him a regular income if he moved to New York In less than eight years, he became a bestselling author of collections of short stories Cabbages and Kings came first, in followed by The Four Million The Trimmed Lamp and Heart of the West in The Voice of the City in Roads of Destiny and Options in , Strictly Business and Whirligigs in Posthumously published collections include The Gentle Grafter about the swindler, Jeff Peters Rolling Stones and Waifs and Strays and in , unsigned stories Others were rewarded financiallyA Retrieved Reformation, about the safe cracker Jimmy Valentine, got six years later, for dramatic rights, which gave over , royalties for playwright Paul Armstrong Many stories have been made into films.



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