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Washington Irving

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Published by Kessinger Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Literary,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages84
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8465498M
    ISBN 101417999535
    ISBN 109781417999538

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Much of the substance. 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.

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Irving, Washington (03 April –28 November ), author, was born in New York City, the son of William Irving, a Scottish merchant, and his English wife, Sarah Sanders, who had emigrated to America in A middle-class family of very modest means, the Irvings gradually prospered in the economic expansion that followed the American Revolution.

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Aug 07,  · Rip Van Winkle, a delightful tale, originally written by Washington Irving and put to verse by George P. Webster in The tale of Rip Van Winkle's adventures, playing nine-pins with the little Hudson Men of New York's Catskill Mountains, /5.

Rip Van Winkle (The Sketch Book) Washington Irving “Oh. Rip Van Winkle?” exclaimed two or three—"oh to be sure!—that’s Rip Van Winkle—yonder—leaning against the tree." Rip looked and beheld a precise counterpart of himself, as he went up the mountain: apparently as lazy and certainly as ragged.

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InNew Yorkers were buzzing about a series of classified ads concerning the whereabouts of Dutch historian Diedrich Knickerbocker. They were unaware that Washington Irving had invented the man entirely and placed the ads himself. Knickerbocker’s purported manuscript, A History of.

Washington Irving was born into the large family of William Irving and Sarah Sanders Irving on April 3,in New York City.

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“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 Washington Irving Quotes.

25 of the best book quotes from Washington Irving #1 “To see him striding along the profile of a hill on a windy day, with his clothes bagging and fluttering about him, one might have mistaken him for the genius of famine descending upon the earth, or some scarecrow eloped from a.

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Washington Irving, () was born in New York City as the youngest of 11 children. His father was a wealthy merchant, and his mother, an English woman, was the granddaughter of a clergyman. According to a story, George Washington met Irving, named after him, and gave his blessing.

Washington Irving was the Nephew and namesake of his Uncle Washington Irving, the American author, short story writer, essayist, poet, travel book writer, biographer, and columnist. Irving has been called the father of the American short story.

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Alexander Everett, Minister Plenipotentiary to Spain, had invited Irving to Madrid in the hopes that Irving would translate a recently published collection of documents on.

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Stay at the historic Washington Irving Inn, nestled within theacre Catskill State Park. Oct 17,  · Washington Irving wrote his first book, a satirical history of New York City, in under the pseudonym Diedrich Knickerbocker. At the age of 32, he began his first diplomatic post abroad, in England, but he also had time to travel the continent.

He enjoyed reading German and Dutch folktales, which influenced some of his later short stories. American author, essayist, biographer, historian, and diplomat, Washington Irving was born in New York City in He is best known for his short stories, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Rip Van Winkle, both published in his book, The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent, as seven paper-bound installments between June 23, and September 13, Irving, Washington, Essays from The sketch book, by Washington Irving, with introduction, explanatory notes and questions and topics for study by A.

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This Library of America volume brings together the first four works of Washington Irving, America’s first internationally recognized man of letters. Irving’s early writings earned the admiration of literary figures like Hawthorne, Poe, Coleridge, Byron, Scott, and Dickens.

He was widely traveled, a connoisseur of the theater both at home.