skip to content
The legend of Sleepy Hollow : and other writings Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The legend of Sleepy Hollow : and other writings

Author: Washington Irving; Peter Norberg; George Stade
Publisher: New York : Barnes and Noble Books, 2006.
Series: Barnes & Noble classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Mixed form : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
"This volume showcases Irving's best work across a variety of genres, including whimsical newspaper articles about New York society, the theater, and contemporary fashions; charming travel pieces that evocatively weave together history and legend; humorous stories and satirical essays from The Sketch-Book and its sequel Bracebridge Hall; and excerpts from A History of New York, considered the first great American  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Washington Irving; Peter Norberg; George Stade
ISBN: 1593082258 9781593082253
OCLC Number: 72842724
Description: xxix, 494 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: The world of Washington Irving and The legend of Sleepy Hollow --
Introduction / Peter Norberg --
A note on the text --
The legend of Sleepy Hollow and other writings --
Endnotes --
Inspired by Washington Irving --
Comments & questions --
For further reading.
Series Title: Barnes & Noble classics.
Responsibility: Washington Irving ; selected, with an introduction and notes, by Peter Norberg ; George Stade, consulting editorial director.

Abstract:

"This volume showcases Irving's best work across a variety of genres, including whimsical newspaper articles about New York society, the theater, and contemporary fashions; charming travel pieces that evocatively weave together history and legend; humorous stories and satirical essays from The Sketch-Book and its sequel Bracebridge Hall; and excerpts from A History of New York, considered the first great American book of comic literature."--From publisher.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/72842724> # The legend of Sleepy Hollow : and other writings
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "72842724" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/813.2/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1163989> ; # Van Winkle, Rip (Fictitious character)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2542434218#Place/new_york_state> ; # New York (State)
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/818/> ;
    schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2542434218#Person/irving_washington_1783_1859> ; # Washington Irving
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2542434218#Person/norberg_peter> ; # Peter Norberg
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/2579084> ; # George Stade
    schema:datePublished "2006" ;
    schema:description "The world of Washington Irving and The legend of Sleepy Hollow -- Introduction / Peter Norberg -- A note on the text -- The legend of Sleepy Hollow and other writings -- Endnotes -- Inspired by Washington Irving -- Comments & questions -- For further reading."@en ;
    schema:description ""This volume showcases Irving's best work across a variety of genres, including whimsical newspaper articles about New York society, the theater, and contemporary fashions; charming travel pieces that evocatively weave together history and legend; humorous stories and satirical essays from The Sketch-Book and its sequel Bracebridge Hall; and excerpts from A History of New York, considered the first great American book of comic literature."--From publisher."@en ;
    schema:editor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2542434218#Person/norberg_peter> ; # Peter Norberg
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/2542434218> ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2542434218#Series/barnes_&_noble_classics> ; # Barnes & Noble classics.
    schema:name "The legend of Sleepy Hollow : and other writings"@en ;
    schema:productID "72842724" ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781593082253> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/72842724> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2542434218#Person/irving_washington_1783_1859> # Washington Irving
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1783" ;
    schema:deathDate "1859," ;
    schema:familyName "Irving" ;
    schema:givenName "Washington" ;
    schema:name "Washington Irving" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2542434218#Person/norberg_peter> # Peter Norberg
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Norberg" ;
    schema:givenName "Peter" ;
    schema:name "Peter Norberg" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2542434218#Place/new_york_state> # New York (State)
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York (State)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2542434218#Series/barnes_&_noble_classics> # Barnes & Noble classics.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/72842724> ; # The legend of Sleepy Hollow : and other writings
    schema:name "Barnes & Noble classics." ;
    schema:name "Barnes & Noble classics" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1163989> # Van Winkle, Rip (Fictitious character)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Van Winkle, Rip (Fictitious character)"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/2579084> # George Stade
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Stade" ;
    schema:givenName "George" ;
    schema:name "George Stade" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781593082253>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1593082258" ;
    schema:isbn "9781593082253" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.