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The Resource The legend of Sleepy Hollow and other stories, Washington Irving ; with an introduction and notes by William L. Hedges

The legend of Sleepy Hollow and other stories, Washington Irving ; with an introduction and notes by William L. Hedges

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The legend of Sleepy Hollow and other stories
Title
The legend of Sleepy Hollow and other stories
Statement of responsibility
Washington Irving ; with an introduction and notes by William L. Hedges
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This collection of essays, sketches, and tales establishes Washington Irving's reputation. The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Rip Van Winkle are classics of American fiction and display the author's ability to depict American landscapes and culture.
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1783-1859
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Irving, Washington
Dewey number
813.3
Index
no index present
Interest level
UY
LC call number
PS2066.A1
Literary form
short stories
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
12.7
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Hedges, William L
Series statement
Penguin classics
Study program name
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
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  • Classics
  • Short Stories
Summary expansion
Originally entitled, THE SKETCH BOOK OF GEOFFREY CRAYON, GENT., this collection of essays, sketches, and tales established Washington's reputation as America's foremost professional author. 'The Legend of Sleepy Hollow' and 'Rip Van Winkle' are classics of American fiction and display Irving's ability to depict American landscapes and culture. This volume also contains a number of gently ironic pieces about life in England that reflect the author's interest in the traditions of the Old World and his longings for his home in the New
Label
The legend of Sleepy Hollow and other stories, Washington Irving ; with an introduction and notes by William L. Hedges
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 337-339)
Control code
BDZ0001818655
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxi, 339p.
Isbn
9780140437690
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
The legend of Sleepy Hollow and other stories, Washington Irving ; with an introduction and notes by William L. Hedges
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 337-339)
Control code
BDZ0001818655
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxi, 339p.
Isbn
9780140437690
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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