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Roads of destiny

Author: O Henry
Publisher: [United States] : Aegypan Press, [2007?]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Roads of Destiny and Others is a collection of twenty-two of his stories. "Whistling Dick's Christmas Stocking" was the first story be to published under the O. Henry name. The title story, "Roads of Destiny," illustrates O. Henry's talent for irony and surprise ending. David Mignot considers packing a bundle and leaving his village of Vernoy, seeking a wider world that might appreciate his poetry. The Left  Read more...
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: O Henry
ISBN: 1603123563 9781603123563
OCLC Number: 237125220
Notes: "An Alan Rodgers Book."
Description: 232 pages ; 23 cm
Other Titles: Roads of destiny and others
Responsibility: O. Henry.

Abstract:

The Roads of Destiny and Others is a collection of twenty-two of his stories. "Whistling Dick's Christmas Stocking" was the first story be to published under the O. Henry name. The title story, "Roads of Destiny," illustrates O. Henry's talent for irony and surprise ending. David Mignot considers packing a bundle and leaving his village of Vernoy, seeking a wider world that might appreciate his poetry. The Left Road, the Right Road, and the Main Road take very different paths, but end at the same destination.
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Three paths to the same destiny

by GinniferBrown567 (WorldCat user published 2020-05-28) Very Good Permalink

Wow! I Liked so much this book! Incredible since three paths will take you to the same destination. And very interesting that David only wanted to find fame with his poems that in the end were not as good as he thought and this led to his death on all three roads.

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very good book, it's interesting

by MariveakCox389 (WorldCat user published 2020-05-28) Very Good Permalink

 

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fantastic book

by Harryparker (WorldCat user published 2020-05-27) Very Good Permalink

!!! Oh my goodness!! I am surprised with this book, congratulatios to the author, i generate many feelings, curiosities and emotions in me which makes me very happy because it encourages me yo continue reading all these kinds of stories, it is a fantastic book, great courage from David, so that it...
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Increible!!!!

by Mr.Chicken_Soup (WorldCat user published 2020-05-28) Excellent Permalink

I loved this book, I loved the plot, the story, absolutely everything. It is a super interesting and super recommended book !!

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