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Selected writings of Washington Irving

by Washington Irving

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Published by Modern Library in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. xl-xli.

Statementintroduction by William P. Kelly.
SeriesModern Library college editions
ContributionsKelly, William P.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS2052 .K44 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationxli, 663 p. ;
Number of Pages663
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3161116M
ISBN 100394331990
LC Control Number83002865

  The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Other Writings, by Washington Irving, is part of the Barnes & Noble Classics series, which offers quality editions at affordable prices to the student and the general reader, including new scholarship, thoughtful design, and pages of carefully crafted extras. Here are some of the remarkable features of Barnes & Noble Classics/5(). Washington Irving, 1. Irving is the first belletrist in American literature, writing for pleasure at a time when writing was practical and for useful purposes. 2. He is the first American literary humorist. 3. He has written the first modern short stories. 4.

In October of , a Washington Irving encampment was recreated in Keystone Ancient Forest in Sand Springs, Oklahoma. The event, which was called "A Day With Washington Irving," was part of the centennial celebation for Sand Springs. Analysis of Irving's Works The Sketch Book prompted the first widespread critical response to Irving's writings. More editions of Works of Washington Irving, Volume Works of Washington Irving, Volume ISBN () Softcover, Nabu Press,

  Author of The sketch book of Geoffrey Crayon, gentn, Washington and his country, Letters, The legend of Sleepy Hollow and other tales, The United States in Literature, The old English Christmas, Selected writings, Columbus. Full text of "The writings of Washington Irving" See other formats.


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Buy a cheap copy of Selected Writings of Washington Irving book by Washington Irving. Free shipping over $ Title: Selected Writings of Washington Irving (Modern Library #) Author Name: IRVING, Washington Categories: >>Classic Fiction, Literature, >>Modern Library Editions, >>Travel / Exploration / Adventure, Publisher: New York, The Modern Library: [c] Binding: Hardcover Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket Stock No.: Washington Irving Collection Rare editions of Irving's works donated by Leonard Kebler, (dispersed in the Division's collections).

L eonard Kebler donated fine copies of almost all the first editions of Irving's works published during his lifetime, a number of the original parts of writings which appeared serially, several interesting Irving. • Selected Writings of Washington Irving, (edited, with an introduction, by Saxe Commins) • Selected Prose, (edited with an introd.

by Stanley T. Williams) • The Complete Works of Washington Irving, (30 vols., general editors, Henry A. Pochmann, Herbert L. Kleinfield, Richard D. Rust). The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent., commonly referred to as The Sketch Book, is a collection of 34 essays and short stories written by the American author Washington was published serially throughout and The collection includes two of Irving's best-known stories, attributed to the fictional Dutch historian Diedrich Knickerbocker: "The Legend of Author: Washington Irving.

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow & Other Macabre Tales is a collection of short stories by Washington Irving. I liked some stories better than others, but overall Im giving the book 4 stars.

The review that follows is only for the short story The Legend of Sleepy Hollow/5. Washington Irving (April 3, –Novem ) was a writer, essayist, historian, biographer, and diplomat most famous for the short stories "Rip Van Winkle" and "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow."These works were both a part of "The Sketch Book," the collection of short stories that won him international : Esther Lombardi.

Author of The Alhambra, Rip Van Winkle, The works of Washington Irving, Astoria, The sketch book of Geoffrey Crayon, gent, Bracebridge Hall, Life of George Washington, Oliver Goldsmith. The Sketch-Book revealed glimpses of Irving's inclination to satire, but its humor was predominantly playful and gentle, and its tone reflective and sentimental.

Like its successors, Bracebridge Hall () and Tales of a Traveller (), it was .Mordecai Noah, whose writings span from the s to the s, is the first important Jewish writer to appear on the American scene.

In his own time, he was ranked with Washington Irving and James Fenimore Cooper as among the finest writers of the day. Noah is primarily known today as the visionary who proposed a Jewish homeland, to be called Ararat in upstate New .Read this book on Questia. Biography and bibliography go hand in hand.

The present bibliography has developed inevitably out of The Life of Washington Irving; it aspires to become both a supplement and a guide to the larger work; and its evolution into the dignity of a separate volume is its earliest form it was a brief, practical record of Irving's most important .