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The sketch book of Geoffrey Crayon, gent.

Author: Washington Irving
Publisher: New York : Signet Classics, [2006]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The creator of such quintessentially American fiction as "Rip Van Winkle, " Irving earned his preeminence with the masterpieces in miniature collected here: dozens of short stories, travel essays, biographical discourses, and literary musings.
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Fiction
History
Named Person: Washington Irving; Washington Irving
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Washington Irving
ISBN: 0451530128 9780451530127
OCLC Number: 99951010
Description: xiv, 381 pages ; 18 cm
Contents: Voyage --
Roscoe --
Wife --
Rip Van Winkle --
English writers on America --
Rural life in England --
Broken heart --
Art of book making --
Royal poet --
Country church --
Widow and her son --
Sunday in London --
Boar's Head Tavern, East Cheap --
Mutability of literature --
Rural funerals --
Inn Kitchen --
Spectre bridegroom --
Westminster Abbey --
Christmas --
Stage coach --
Christmas Eve --
Christmas Day --
Christmas dinner --
London antiques --
Little Britain --
Stratford-on-Avon --
Traits of Indian character --
Philip of Pokanoket --
John Bull --
Pride of the village --
Angler --
Legend of Sleepy Hollow --
L'Envoy.
Other Titles: Legend of Sleepy Hollow and other stories from The sketch book
Responsibility: by Washington Irving ; with a new introduction by Wayne Franklin.
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The creator of such quintessentially American fiction as "Rip Van Winkle, " Irving earned his preeminence with the masterpieces in miniature collected here: dozens of short stories, travel essays, biographical discourses, and literary musings.

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