Cabbages and Kings

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Product Number: Z100095802
Released: Jun 21, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781481558747
Narrator/s: Sean Pratt
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Description

O. Henry wove several stories together into this highly episodic narrative, taking his title and inspiration from Lewis Carroll's poem "The Walrus and the Carpenter" in Alice in Wonderland. The stories are set in the fictional country of Anchuria in Central America, a banana republic where larceny is rampant and revolution is lurking in every impoverished back alley. O. Henry offers a cutting satire of contemporary politics and prejudices. Nevertheless, an essential middle-class morality prevails, in which lovers are reunited, poverty obliterated, character rewarded, and sentiment satisfied.

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Author(s): O. Henry
Original Publish Date: Jan 01, 2006

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Author(s): O. Henry
Product Number EB00677943
Released: Jul 13, 2016
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Start Classics
ISBN: #9781633551688

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