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Memoir of Washington Irving.

With selections from his works and criticisms.

by Charles Adams

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Published by Books for Libraries Press in Freeport, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Hudson River Valley (N.Y. and N.J.)
    • Subjects:
    • Irving, Washington, 1783-1859,
    • Authors, American -- 19th century -- Biography,
    • Hudson River Valley (N.Y. and N.J.) -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      Reprint of the 1870 ed.

      ContributionsIrving, Washington, 1783-1859.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS2081 .A6 1971
      The Physical Object
      Pagination299 p.
      Number of Pages299
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5704613M
      ISBN 100836956419
      LC Control Number70148869

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Washington Irving (April 3, – November 28, ) was an American short story writer, essayist, biographer, historian, and diplomat of the early 19th century. He is best known for his short stories "Rip Van Winkle" () and "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" (), both of which appear in his collection The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent.

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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 makethemworkforyou.com 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 Sleepy Hollow" and Author: Washington Irving.

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The emphasis is on Washington Irving, James Fenimore Cooper, and Edgar Allan Poe; but he looks forward to the New England greats he was to 4/5.

Arguably one of America's greatest writers, Washington Irving is the author of such classics as "Legend of Sleepy Hollow," "Bracebridge Hall," and "Knickerbocker's History of New York." This book is a concise and extremely entertaining biography of this unique author.

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Nov 07,  · • The Complete Works of Washington Irving, (in one volume, with a memoir of the author) • A Tour on the Prairies, From “The Sketch-Book” of Washington Irving, (illustrated with original designs by Huntington, Kensett, Darley).

According to Wikipedia: "Washington Irving (April 3, - November 28, ) was an American author, essayist, biographer and historian of the early 19th century. He was best known for his short stories "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" and "Rip Van Winkle", both of which appear in his book The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent.

Washington Irving’s career as a writer began obscurely at age seventeen, when his brother’s newspaper published his series of comic reports on the theater, theater-goers, fashions, balls, courtships, duels, and marriages of his contemporary New York, called Letters of Jonathan Oldstyle, Gent.

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Dec 15,  · According to Wikipedia: "Washington Irving (April 3, November 28, ) was an American author, essayist, biographer and historian of the early 19th century. He was best known for his short stories "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" and "Rip Van Winkle", both of which appear in his book The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, makethemworkforyou.com: B&R Samizdat Express.

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Rate it Brand: E-Artnow. Jun 22,  · Found among Washington Irving’s papers are fragments of what might have been notes for a memoir, scribbled down in spare moments during either or (the date is hard to decipher), when he was the American minister to Spain under President John Tyler.Jan 30,  · Washington Irving (April 3, –November 28, ) 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 recognition.The Library of America is pleased to present this Western trilogy in our third volume of Irving’s work.

Irving’s own encounter with the West came in when he accompanied the Commissioner of Indian Affairs on a month-long journey to what is now eastern Oklahoma.