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The Washington Irving library

Author: Washington IrvingSusan AnspachJamie FarrElliott GouldEleanor MondaleAll authors
Publisher: [Beverly Hills, Calif.] : Phoenix Books, 2002.
Series: Ultimate classics.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : MP3 : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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He was, in Thackeray's words, "the first ambassador whom the New World of Letters sent to the Old." A sage, storyteller and wit, Washington Irving earned his preeminence in early American literature with these masterpieces in miniature. His tales of romance, travel, biographical sketches and literary musings introduced such classic figures of American fiction as Rip Van Winkle, Ichabod Crane, and the Headless  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Fiction
Short stories
Ghost stories
Additional Physical Format: (OCoLC)54464456
Named Person: William Kidd; William Kidd
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Washington Irving; Susan Anspach; Jamie Farr; Elliott Gould; Eleanor Mondale; John Rubinstein; Efrem Zimbalist
OCLC Number: 173664711
Notes: Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Abridged.
Duration: 5:24:15.
Performer(s): Performed by Jamie Farr, Elliott Gould, Eleanor Mondale, John Rubinstien, Efrem Zimbalist, Jr., Susan Anspach.
Details: Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 77713 KB; MP3 file size: 152589 KB).; Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Contents: The legend of the Arabian astrologer --
The spectre bridegroom --
Rip Van Winkle --
The legend of the Rose of the Alhambra --
Kidd the pirate --
The devil and Tom Walker --
Life rural in England --
The pride of the village --
The widow and her son --
The legend of Sleepy Hollow.
Series Title: Ultimate classics.
Other Titles: Short stories.
Responsibility: Washington Irving.

Abstract:

He was, in Thackeray's words, "the first ambassador whom the New World of Letters sent to the Old." A sage, storyteller and wit, Washington Irving earned his preeminence in early American literature with these masterpieces in miniature. His tales of romance, travel, biographical sketches and literary musings introduced such classic figures of American fiction as Rip Van Winkle, Ichabod Crane, and the Headless Horseman of Sleepy Hollow. This collection is a treasure.

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