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The sketch book of Geoffrey Crayon, gent

by Washington Irving

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Published by Belford, Clarke & co. in Chicago and New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social life and customs,
  • Fiction

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS2066 .A1 1886
    The Physical Object
    Pagination374 p.
    Number of Pages374
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24832697M
    LC Control Number44011044

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PREFACE TO THE REVISED EDITION. ENGLISH WRITERS ON AMERICA. RURAL LIFE IN ENGLAND. THE ART OF BOOK-MAKING. THE WIDOW AND HER SON. A SUNDAY IN LONDON.* THE BOAR’S HEAD TAVERN, EASTCHEAP. THE MUTABILITY OF. The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent Hardcover – January 1, by Washington Irving (Author) out of 5 stars 2 ratings.

See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from 2/5(2). 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 Irving. It was published serially throughout and and first published in book form in The Sketch Book, in full The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent., short-story collection by Washington Irving, first published in –20 in seven separate of the book’s odd pieces concern Irving’s impressions of England, but six chapters deal with American subjects.

Of these the tales “ The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” and “ Rip Van Winkle” have been called the. Irving’s The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. was first published in and in the United States in seven paperbound installments and.

The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In The Sketch-Book (), Irving exp /5. The Sketch-Book of Geoffrey Crayon Contents: The author's account of himself -- The voyage -- Roscoe -- The wife -- Rip Van Winkle -- English writers on America -- Rural life in England -- The broken heart -- The art of book-making -- A royal poet -- The country church -- The widow and her son -- A Sunday in London -- The Boar's Head Tavern.

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The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon This collection of stories from Washington Irving includes some of America's best-known works of fiction-such as the famous Rip Van Winkle and The Legend of Sleepy Hollow-as well as lesser-known works as The Specter Bridegroom, Westminster Abbey, English Writers on /5(3).

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The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. Washington Irving INTRODUCTION PRINCIPAL WORKS CRITICISM FURTHER READING (Has also written under the pseudonyms Geoffrey Crayon, Diedrich Knickerbocker, Fray Antonio Agapida, Launcelot Langstaff, and Jonathan Oldstyle) American short story writer, essayist, biographer, and historian.

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"I have no wife nor children, good or bad, to provide for. Stories range from the maudlin (such as "The Wife" and "The Widow and Her Son") to the picaresque ("Little Britain") and the comical ("The Mutability of Literature"), but the common thread running through The Sketch Book — and a key part of its attraction to readers — is the personality of Irving's pseudonymous narrator, Geoffrey Crayon.

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By Washington Irving CONTENTS: Preface The Author's Account of Himself The Voyage Roscoe The Wife Rip Van Winkle English Writers on America Rural Life in England The Broken Heart The Art of Book-making A Royal Poet The Country Church The Widow and her Son A Sunday in.

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