Return to home page
Searching: Otterbein library catalog
Some OPAL libraries remain closed or are operating at reduced service levels. Materials from those libraries may not be requestable; requested items may take longer to arrive. Note that pickup procedures may differ between libraries. Please contact your library for new procedures, specific requests, or other assistance.
  Previous Record Previous Item Next Item Next Record
  Reviews, Summaries, etc...
Author Irving, Washington, 1783-1859.
Title The legend of sleepy hollow and other stories : the sketch book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. / Washington Irving ; with an introduction and notes by William L. Hedges.
Imprint New York : Penguin Books, 1999.

Author Irving, Washington, 1783-1859.
Series Penguin classics
Penguin classics.
Subject Irving, Washington, 1783-1859 -- Travel -- England.
Authors, American -- England -- 19th century -- Travel.
Americans -- Travel -- England -- History -- 19th century.
Fantasy fiction, American.
England -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Hudson River Valley (N.Y. and N.J.) -- Fiction.
Alt Name Springer, Haskell S.
Description xxi, 339 pages ; 20 cm.
Note "This collection under the title The sketch book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. edited by Haskell S. Springer first published in the United States of America by Twayne Publishers, a division of G. K. Hall & Co. 1978; published with an introduction and notes by William L. Hedges in Penguin Books 1988"--T.p verso.
"The text of this edition was approved by the Center for Scholarly Editions of the Modern Language Association"--Cover.
Bibliography Note Bibliography: p. 337-339.
Contents Voyage -- Roscoe -- Wife -- Rip Van Winkle -- English writers on America -- Rural life in England -- Broken heart -- Art of book making -- Royal poet -- Country church -- Widow and her son -- Sunday in London -- Boar's Head Tavern, East Cheap -- Mutability of literature -- Rural funerals -- Inn Kitchen -- Spectre bridegroom -- Westminster Abbey -- Christmas -- Stage coach -- Christmas Eve -- Christmas Day -- Christmas dinner -- London antiques -- Little Britain -- Stratford-on-Avon -- Traits of Indian character -- Philip of Pokanoket -- John Bull -- Pride of the village -- Angler -- Legend of Sleepy Hollow -- L'Envoy.
ISBN 014043769X (pbk.) : $8.95
OCLC # 42673750

If you experience difficulty accessing or navigating this content, please contact the OPAL Support Team