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The literary adventures of Washington Irving : American storyteller

Author: Cheryl Harness
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Follows the life of Washington Irving from meeting his namesake, George Washington, and through his years as a businessman, lawyer, traveler, and diplomat as well as his inspiration for "Rip Van Winkle" and "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow."
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Harness, Cheryl.
Literary adventures of Washington Irving.
Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, ©2008
(DLC) 2008024975
(OCoLC)212854750
Named Person: Washington Irving; Washington Irving; Washington Irving
Material Type: Biography, Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Cheryl Harness
OCLC Number: 838559642
Description: 1 online resource (43 pages) : color illustrations, color map
Responsibility: written and illustrated by Cheryl Harness.

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Narrates from Washington Irving's birth in New York City to his meeting with his namesake George Washington. This title helps to learn his years as a businessman, lawyer, traveller, and a diplomat  Read more...

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