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…

Short Ghost and Horror Collection 017


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A collection of twenty stories featuring ghoulies, ghosties, long-leggedy beasties and things that go bump in the night. Expect shivers up y…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Short Ghost and Horror Collection 020


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A collection of twenty stories featuring ghoulies, ghosties, long-leggedy beasties and things that go bump in the night. Expect shivers up …

Library of the World's Best Mystery and Detective Stories, Volume 1


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In the six volumes of the Library of the World's Best Mystery and Detective Stories, Julian Hawthorne presents us thrilling and mysterious s…

Short Ghost and Horror Collection 019


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A collection of twenty stories featuring ghoulies, ghosties, long-leggedy beasties and things that go bump in the night. Expect shivers up …

Short Story Collection Vol. 052


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LibriVox’s Short Story Collection 052: a collection of 20 short works of fiction in the public domain read by a group of LibriVox members.

Short Ghost and Horror Collection 021


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A collection of twenty stories featuring ghoulies, ghosties, long-leggedy beasties and things that go bump in the night. Expect shivers up …

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…

International Short Stories Volume 1: American Stories


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The first volume of a 3 volume anthology, this work focuses on American short stories and draws from Nathaniel Hawthorne, Anna Katherine Gre…

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…

Short Story Collection Vol. 026


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LibriVox’s Short Story Collection 026: a collection of 10 short works of fiction in the public domain read by a group of LibriVox members.

Short Story Collection Vol. 034


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LibriVox’s Short Story Collection 034: a collection of 20 short works of fiction in the public domain read by a group of LibriVox members.

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 …

The Wit and Humor of America, Vol 01


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The Wit and Humor of America is a 10 volume series. In this, the first volume, 53 short stories and poems have been gathered from 44 authors…

Short Story Collection Vol. 030


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LibriVox’s Short Story Collection 030: a collection of 10 short works of fiction in the public domain read by a group of LibriVox members.

Little Masterpieces of American Wit and Humor Vol 1


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Volume 1 of a ten volume collection of amusing tales, observations and anecdotes by America's greatest wordsmiths. This work includes select…

Short Story Collection Vol. 038


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LibriVox’s Short Story Collection 038: a collection of 20 short works of fiction in the public domain read by a group of LibriVox members.

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…

Short Story Collection Vol. 027


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LibriVox’s Short Story Collection 027: a collection of 10 short works of fiction in the public domain read by a group of LibriVox members.

Short Poetry Collection 109


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This is a collection of poems read by LibriVox volunteers for June 2012.

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Christmas Short Works Collection 2015


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This year's Christmas collection of short stories, poems and non-fiction features readings in English, French, German and Romanian - Summary…

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…