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The legend of Sleepy Hollow and Rip Van Winkle

Author: Washington Irving; Christian Birmingham
Publisher: London : Palazzo Editions, Ltd., ©2020.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Legend of Sleepy Hollow: A superstitious schoolmaster, in love with a wealthy farmer's daughter, has a terrifying encounter with a headless horseman. The foolish school teacher, Ichabod Crane, is besotted with the lovely Katrina Van Tassel. Surely there can be nothing to stand in the way of his designs on her fortune. Sadly for him, imagination is a dangerous thing in Sleepy Hollow, and Katrina is in the sights
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Genre/Form: Legends, American
Fiction
Ghost stories
History
Juvenile works
Short stories
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Washington Irving; Christian Birmingham
ISBN: 9781786750983 1786750988
OCLC Number: 1202025466
Description: 125 pages ; 23 cm.
Responsibility: Washington Irving ; illustrated by Christian Birmingham.

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The Legend of Sleepy Hollow: A superstitious schoolmaster, in love with a wealthy farmer's daughter, has a terrifying encounter with a headless horseman. The foolish school teacher, Ichabod Crane, is besotted with the lovely Katrina Van Tassel. Surely there can be nothing to stand in the way of his designs on her fortune. Sadly for him, imagination is a dangerous thing in Sleepy Hollow, and Katrina is in the sights of another who claims to have bettered the Horseman in a race. Which suitor will succeed and which is destined to become part of Sleepy Hollow’s legend forevermore?

Rip Van Winkle: a man who sleeps for twenty years, missing the entire American Revolution, wakes to a much-changed world.

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