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In memoriam Washington Irving

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Published in [New York? .
Written in English


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ContributionsSpencer, James Selden
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LC ClassificationsPS2085 .B3
The Physical Object
Pagination[16] p.
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24443837M
LC Control Number13001616

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Washington Irving was one of the most famous American authors of the nineteenth century. While he is primarily remembered for short stories such as “Rip van Winkle” and “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow,” he also penned an extensive biography of George Washington.

Born in New York City, Irving was and was the eighth child in his of his parents emigrated from England to New York. Washington Irving wrote several realistic sketches (The Sketch Book, –20; The Alhambra, ) in which he carefully recorded appearances and actions.

Irving also wrote stories in which the details were taken not from ostensible reality but. Selections from Irving and Hawthorne [electronic resource]: containing stories from Irving's The sketch book and Hawthorne's Twice told tales, with other sketches and tales: for use in public and high schools / (Toronto: Copp, Clark, c), by Washington Irving, O.

Stevenson, and Nathaniel Hawthorne (page images at HathiTrust; US access. 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 recognition.

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He had eleven siblings out of which only eight survived to adulthood. He met his namesake, George Washington, at a very young age and captured the moment in a small painting which is present till date. Washington Irving (April 3, – Novem ) was an American author, essayist, biographer, historian, and diplomat of the early 19th century.

He is 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.

Washington Irving was born in in New York City. He was the youngest of eleven children of a wealthy merchant father, a Scottish immigrant who had sided with the rebels during the Revolution.

From an early age, Washington was influenced by the literary tastes of his older brothers William and Peter. Tales of the Alhambra () is a collection of essays, verbal sketches and stories by American author Washington Irving (–) inspired by, and partly written during, his visit to the palace/fortress complex known as the Alhambra in Granada, Andalusia, Spain.

Washington Irving () was an American short story writer, essayist, biographer, historian, and diplomat of the early 19th century. Charles Neider is a noted critic, editor, author, and one of America's leading Mark Twain scholars. His many books as editor include The Complete Humorous Sketches and Tales of Mark Twain, The Great West: A Treasury of Firsthand Accounts, The Complete Tales Reviews: Find a Grave, database and images (: accessed), memorial page for Washington Irving (19 Apr –9 Jan ), Find a Grave Memorial no.citing Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, Sleepy Hollow, Westchester County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Searching Days Gone By © (contributor ).

America's first international man-of-letters deserves a place in the digital library of all lovers of classic literature. This comprehensive eBook presents Irving's complete fictional works, with a range on non-fiction works, spiced with beautiful illustrations, informative introductions and the.

John J. Miller is joined by Tracy Hoffman of Baylor University to discuss Washington Irving's 'The Sketch Book.'. Washington Irving's first full-length book appeared in December The volume was a fanciful and often satirical history of his beloved New York City as told by an eccentric old Dutch historian, Diedrich Knickerbocker.

Much of the humor in the book played upon the rift between the old Dutch settlers and the British who had supplanted them in. Nevertheless, he bundled a record of his time into a book, A Tour on the Prairies, published in Today, the Irving Park includes a recreation of the facade of Irving’s famous New York home.

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inhe began work on a five-volume biography of Washington that was published from Washington Irving died in in New York.4/5(1). Washington Irving, having written many successful mock histories of New York and short stories, including "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" and "Rip Van Winkle," set off for Europe in in search of literary inspiration.

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