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An evening with O.Henry

Published by : Thousand Oaks, Ca: MMI monterey media Physical details: 85 mins. :color ISBN:156994606X. Year: 2001
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DVD 813 Eve (Browse shelf) Not for loan 014139

This DVD contains three of William Sydney Porter's (O. Henry) literary classics. Includes THE GIFT OF THE MAGI, O. HENRY: A LIFE IN STORIES, and THE LAST LEAF. THE GIFT OF THE MAGI is a wonderful romantic tale of a young married couple who have little money to buy each other Christmas presetns, and its charming surprise ending. O. HENRY: A LIFE IN STORIES is about the William Sydney Porter, in his colorful lifetime, he would become a pharmacist, a bankteller, an illustrator, a colomnist. and finally hs is one of American's favorite writers. THE LAST LEAF is about the two young struggling artists only to have one stricken with deadly Penumonia. And yet against the howling wind, as the rain beats at the window, one small ray of hope bravely clings on against the storm.