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The legend of Sleepy Hollow

Washington Irving

The legend of Sleepy Hollow

by Washington Irving

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Published by Derrydale Books, Distributed by Random House Value Publishing in New York, Avenel, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (State)
    • Subjects:
    • Ghosts -- Fiction,
    • New York (State) -- Fiction

    • About the Edition

      A superstitious schoolmaster, in love with a wealthy farmer"s daughter, has a terrifying encounter with a headless horseman.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby Washington Irving ; illustrated by Arthur Rackham.
      ContributionsRackham, Arthur, 1867-1939, ill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.I68 Le 1994
      The Physical Object
      Pagination103 p. :
      Number of Pages103
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1087960M
      ISBN 100517119404
      LC Control Number94011984
      OCLC/WorldCa28460176

      The solitude of the woods was breathtaking, and not even a schoolmaster was immune from the eerie miasma which everyone knew permeated the dense forest. Written in , Washington Irving’s The Legend Of Sleepy Hollow has become a classic of American literature, and has been retold in . The Legend of Sleepy Hollow is an short story by American author Washington Irving. First published in a book of short stories and essays entitled The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent, it is one of the first enduring works of American fiction.

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      The Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving is a speculative fiction short horror story that tells a tale of one mystical place and the events that took place there. The story was first published in , while the events in the tale take place in ‎The story is set in in the countryside around the Dutch settlement of Tarry Town (historical Tarrytown, New York), in a secluded glen called Sleepy Hollow. Sleepy Hollow is renowned for its ghosts and the haunting atmosphere that pervades the imaginations of its inhabitants and visitors. Some r.


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"The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" is a short story by American author Washington Irving, contained in his collection of 34 essays and short stories entitled The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. Written while Irving was living abroad in Birmingham, England, "The Legend of Cited by: 4.

Irving’s language is typical of narrative fiction from his time, but is also resplendent as very early speculative fiction. Ichabod Crane goes for a wild ride.

Washington Irving first published The Legend of Sleepy Hollow in Besides being an iconic story and a fine example of early American literature, /5. Jan 20,  · First published in The Sketch Book in –20, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow tells the story of schoolmaster Ichabod Crane, who comes to live in Sleepy Hollow, a Dutch settlement near the Hudson River.

It is a place that abounds with local superstitions, including one concerning a headless horseman/5. Free download or read online The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (Graphic Novel) pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Bo Hampton.

The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of 64 pages and is available in Paperback format.4/5. The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, short The legend of Sleepy Hollow book by Washington Irving, first published in The Sketch Book in – The protagonist of the story, Ichabod Crane, is a Yankee schoolteacher who lives in Sleepy Hollow, a Dutch enclave on the Hudson River.A suggestible man, Crane believes the ghost stories and tales of witchcraft he has heard and read.

“The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” first appeared in Washington Irving’s collection of stories, The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent., published in The text and illustrations used in this ebook are from the revised edition of the Sketch Book, published in Jun 27,  · The Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving.

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(Table of Contents.) This book and many more are available. The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Other Stories: Or, The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. (Modern Library Classics) by Washington Irving and Alice Hoffman | Aug 14, Sep 19,  · The Legend of Sleepy Hollow was one of the earliest American tales to gain enduring popularity.

It follows a tradition of folk tales involving supernatural wild chases, a tradition which includes such well-known classics as Robert Burns' Tam o' Shanter /5(). The Legend of Sleepy Hollow “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” is a short story that was published in by American author Washington Irving.

The story was originally included in a collection of his essays and short stories called “The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent”. The Legend of Sleepy Hollow Found among the papers of the late Diedrech Knickerbock-er.

A pleasing land of drowsy head it was, Of dreams that wave before the half-shut eye; And of gay castles in the clouds that pass, Forever flushing round a summer sky.

Castle of Indolence. I n the bosom of one of those spacious coves which indent. Oct 26,  · "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" was first published in Sleepy Hollow is known for being home to ghosts and spirits, the most famous being the terrifying Headless Horseman.

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow is highly entertaining fiction/5(). Sep 19,  · The Legend of Sleepy Hollow was one of the earliest American tales to gain enduring popularity. It follows a tradition of folk tales involving supernatural wild chases, a tradition which includes such well-known classics as Robert Burns' Tam o' Shanter.

Irving's tale is a worthy member of that club/5(). Jun 25,  · "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" is a short story by Washington Irving contained in his collection The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent., written while. ― Washington Irving, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow “The schoolmaster is generally a man of some importance in the female circle of a rural neighborhood, being considered a kind of idle, gentlemanlike personage, of vastly superior taste and accomplishments to the rough country swains, and, indeed, inferior in learning only to the parson.”.

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Apr 26,  · The Legend of Sleepy Hollow is a classic work of speculative fiction written by Washington Irving and abridged by Fiza Pathan and Michaelangelo Zane, with black and white illustrations by Farzana Cooper. This version is written for children ages Author: Jack Magnus.

May 18,  · Written inWashington Irving's The Legend Of Sleepy Hollow has become a classic of American literature, and has been retold in many different ways. From the listless repose of the place, and the peculiar character of its inhabitants, who are descendants from the original Dutch settlers, this sequestered glen has long been known by the name of SLEEPY HOLLOW, and its rustic lads are called the Sleepy Hollow Boys throughout all the neighboring country.Introduce readers to one of the world's most famous spooky tales with this retelling of The Legend of Sleepy Hollow.

Ichabod Crane, his rival Brom Bones, and the girl they both admire, Katrina Van Tassel, attend a party, where Brom Bones tells everyone to look out for the Headless Horseman.The Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving is the tale of a schoolmaster from Sleepy Hollow, which is a village located near the Tappen Zee River in New York.

Ichabod was a tall and lanky.