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1Rip Van Winkle
2Legend of Sleepy Hollow
3From Knickerbocker's History of New York

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MACMILLAN GUIDED READERS ELEMENTARY LEVEL WASHINGTON IRVING The Legends of Sleepy Hollow and Rip Van Winkle Retold by Anne Collins MACMILLAN CLASSICS Contents A Note About the Author A Note About These Stories 4 5 THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 The Ghost of the Soldier The Schoolmaster Ichabod and Katrina Brom Bones The Party A Terrible. Race What Happened to Ichabod 6 8 12 14 17 24 30 THE LEGEND OF RIP VAN WINKLE 1 2 3 4 5 Life in the. Irving, Washington, 1783-1859. Publication date. Van Winkle, Rip Fictitious character. New York, Reprint by the Century co. Title, frontispiece and plate within colored borders. Washington Irving 17831859. Rip Van Winkle & The Legend of Sleepy Hollow. The Harvard Classics Shelf of Fiction. The following Tale was found among the papers of the late Diedrich Knickerbocker, an old gentleman of New York, who was very curious in the Dutch history of the province, and the manners of the descendants from its primitive settlers. His historical researches, however, did not lie so much among books as among men for the former are lamentably scanty on his favorite topics whereas he found the old burghers, and still more their wives, rich in that legendary lore, so invaluable to true history. The Legend of Sleepy Hollow is a gothic story by American author Washington Irving, contained in his collection of 34 essays and short stories entitled The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. Written while Irving was living abroad in Birmingham, England, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow was first published in 1820. Along with Irving's companion piece Rip Van Winkle, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow is among the earliest examples of American fiction with enduring popularity, especially during. Rip Van Winkle & Other Stories Puffin Classics by Washington Irving Paperback . In Stock. Ships from and sold by . Paul Revere's Ride by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Paperback . Irving describes Crane's terrifying night ride from the Van Tassel party more vividly than any animated movie that I have ever seen. That terrifying tree that was shown in the Disney animation-which gave me chills whenever I thought about it as a child, and which made me fearful of the shapes of big leafless trees at night for years-is described very vividly by the author. Irving tells us that it was a tulip tree. Irving is best known for his short stories The Legend of Sleepy Ho Washington Irving was an American author, essayist, biographer and historian of the early 19th century. He began his literary career at the age of nineteen by writing newspaper articles under the pseudonym Jonathan Oldstyle. In 1809, he published The History of New York under his most popular public persona, Diedrich Knickerbocker. Irving is best known for his short stories The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Rip Van Winkle, both of which appear in his book The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. which he published in 1819. by Washington Irving. Found among the papers of the late diedrich knickerbocker. A pleasing land of drowsy head it was, Of dreams that wave before the half-shut eye And of gay castles in the clouds that pass, Forever flushing round a summer sky. Castle of indolence. Though manyyears have elapsed since I trod the drowsy shades of Sleepy Hollow, yetI question whether I should not still find the same trees and the samefamilies vegetating in its sheltered bosom. Historians George Bancroft Father of American history 1. Rise in American history bc of rise in nationalism ix. William Prescott 1. Historians 2. Pro US Bias American Industrial Revolution a. Why is the US behind Britain 6 points i. Cheap land 1. More farmers rather than cities in US 2. Britain- Land was scarce enclosure movement urbanization ii. Scarce labor 1. London: high unemployment 2. US: more farmers iii. Lack of capital for investment 1. Not a lot of rich people in US who wanted to develop industry iv. Raw material undeveloped 1. US: had more materials but did not discover the nat. WASHINGTON IRVING. The Legends of Sleepy Hollow. and Rip Van Winkle. Retold by Anne Collins. The legend of sleepy hollow. 1 The Ghost of the Soldier 2 The Schoolmaster 3 Ichabod and Katrina 4 Brom Bones 5 The Party 6 A Terrible Race 7 What Happened to Ichabod 6 8 12 14 17 24 30. The legend of rip van winkle. 1 Life in the Village 2 A Strange Meeting 3 Down from the Mountain 4 I Dont Know Who I Am 5 The Spirits of the Catskills. Points for Understanding. The legend of sleepy. Rip Van Winkle: Whoever has made a voyage up the Hudson must remember the Kaatskill Mountains. The Legend of Sleepy Hollow. But READ and think for Washington Irving is the founder of ALL American Literature, so look upon these stories as the beginning of an ADVENTURE in American Writing. Use the Net,but LEARN from it

Descargar Paul Sparer - Washington Irving: Legend of Sleepy Hollow, Rip van Winkle, and from Knickerbocker's History of New York

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