Washington Irving

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (Version 2)


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"The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" is a short story by Washington Irving contained in his collection The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon…

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow


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The quiet Dutch community of Sleepy Hollow lay in the Adirondack mountains on the western shore of the mighty Hudson River in America’s colo…

The Alhambra: A Series Of Tales And Sketches Of The Moors And Spaniards


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This is a collection of essays, verbal sketches, and stories by Washington Irving. Irving lived at the Alhambra Palace while writing some of…

Old Christmas


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A tale of the quaint and old English traditions of celebrating Christmas. Irving travels to the English countryside and meets an old schoolm…

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (version 3)


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Everyone knows the story of the Headless Horseman but perhaps you, like me, did not remember what a marvelous story teller Washington Irving…

Cuentos de la Alhambra


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Colección de ensayos e historias del viaje que Washington Irving realizó en 1828 a Granada, acompañado por el guí…

The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent.


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Apart from "Rip Van Winkle" and "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" - the pieces which made both Irving and The Sketch Book fa…

Rip Van Winkle



Au Fil des Lectures. Nouvelle fantastique lue par Éric (48 min). Rip est un brave homme apprécié de tous, mais qui est …

Knickerbocker's History of New York, Vol. 1


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Washington Irving, an author, biographer, historian, and diplomat, completed his first major work, a satire of contemporary local history an…

Old Christmas: From the Sketch Book of Washington Irving


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Washington Irving's Old Christmas tells of an American's travels through England during the Christmas season. Through a chance meeting with…

Selected Classics of Washington Irving


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Washington Irving is one of early America's most treasured writers. He is best known for his wit and satirical voice. Irving had the extraor…

Rip Van Winkle


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La fantástica aventura de Rip Van Winkle, que fue al bosque y allí quedó dormido, para él fue una noche pero hab…

Letters of Jonathan Oldstyle, Gent.


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The Letters of Jonathan Oldstyle, Gent. (1824) is a compilation of eight humorous and observational letters written by American writer, Wash…

Les Contes de l’Alhambra


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À la requête de l’ambassadeur américain en Espagne, l’écrivain et historien Washington Irving (1783-1859), alors …

Knickerbocker's History of New York, Vol. 2


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Washington Irving, an author, biographer, historian, and diplomat, completed his first major work, a satire of contemporary local history an…

Rip Van Winkle


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« Comme il était sur le point de descendre, il entendit à une certaine distance une voix qui criait : « Rip Van Wi…

Washington Irving in London


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Washington Irving's name is synonymous with such classics as "Rip Van Winkle" and "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow." He est…

Contes d’un voyageur


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Son style, son humour, son sens de l’observation et du suspens ont fait de Washington Irving un des premiers auteurs américains &agra…

Bracebridge Hall


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Famed American humorist and essayist Washington Irving published a series of short pieces entitled "The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon,…

Washington Irving's Visit to England


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Famed American humorist Washington Irving published a series of short stories telling of his adventures traveling from America to England. T…

More Selected Classics of Washington Irving


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Washington Irving is, arguably, one of America's greatest writers. He spent many years in Europe and kept records of his observations, which…

Abbotsford and Newstead Abbey


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Although this book may not have the immediately recognizable title of, say, “Rip Van Winkle” or “Legend of Sleepy Hollow,” this book deserve…

La Légende du vallon endormi


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L’écrivain américain Washington Irving (1783-1859) peut être considéré comme le mentor de Nathaniel Hawt…

Le Spectre-fiancé


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L’écrivain américain Washington Irving (1783-1859) peut être considéré comme le mentor de Nathaniel Hawtho…

Biografías breves


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La Mutabilité de la littérature


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Il n’est pas étonnant de trouver de Washington Irving (1783-1859), auteur de Stratford-sur-Avon, ce nouvel éloge de Shakespear…

Stratford-sur-Avon


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Stratford-sur-Avon a été visité par le Français Jules Janin (1804-1874) et l’écrivain américain W…

L’Art de faire des livres – Le Cœur brisé


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Ces deux récits sont extraits de Le Livre d’esquisses (35 contes dont quelques-uns sur le site)L’humour bien connu de Washington Irv…