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Rip van Winkle and Other Stories

Washington Irving

Rip van Winkle and Other Stories

by Washington Irving

  • 200 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Longman .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • ELT graded readers,
  • Short stories,
  • General,
  • Foreign Language - Dictionaries / Phrase Books,
  • Literature: Classics,
  • English as a Second Language,
  • Fiction,
  • Ghosts

  • Edition Notes

    Longman Classics, Stage 2

    ContributionsD. K. Swan (Adapter), Michael West (Adapter), Terry Gabbey (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages42
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7879346M
    ISBN 100582030463
    ISBN 109780582030466

    RIP VAN WINKLE, THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW. Washington Irving. Norwalk, CT: Near Fine. Collector's Edition. Book is tight and square with Seller Rating: % positive. These captivating tales from America's first popular author transport readers back to the Dutch communities of the Hudson Valley during Colonial times. "Rip Van Winkle" spins the yarn of a feckless villager's encounter with some mysterious mountain men, and "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" recounts the pursuit of schoolmaster Ichabod Crane by the dreaded Headless Horseman.

    Rip Van Winkle’s timely twenty-year sleep resulted in his missing the American Revolution altogether. Rip stands as a relic of the past. He is an example of the simple, idle, and gentle villager. Get this from a library! Rip Van Winkle and other stories. [Washington Irving] -- These five masterly short stories taken from Washington Irving's celebrated Sketch Book range from fantasy to romance.

    "Rip Van Winkle" is a short story by Washington Irving. It was first published in Irving's The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. in June Irving wrote the story one night while staying with his sister's family in Birmingham, read it to his hosts at breakfast the next : Washington Irving. Rip Van Winkle: and other selected stories Mass Market Paperback – Jan. 15 by Washington Irving (Author) out of 5 stars 11 ratings. See all 29 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from /5(11).


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Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Rip Van Winkle and Other Stories (Puffin Classics)/5(8). A cute collection of three tales: The legend of Sleepy Hollow, Rip Van Winkle and Golden Dreams.

The book comes with black and white illustrations as well. The legend of Sleepy Hollow follows a school teacher with a taste for ghost stories and food, who encounters the headless horseman one dark night after losing the affections of a girl he was /5. The Paperback of the Rip Van Winkle & Other Stories by Washington Irving at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed.4/4(1). Rip Van Winkle and other stories first appeared in The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent., published serially in the United States fromand in book form in England in The Sketchbook of Geoffrey Crayon was extremely well-received in America and was the first work by an American author to be reviewed well in Europe.

The collection of stories and essays made Irving’s. “Rip Van Winkle” first appeared in Washington Irving’s collection of stories, The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent., published in The text and illustrations used in.

The Paperback of the Rip Van Winkle and Other Stories by Washington Irving at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be : About Rip Van Winkle & Other Stories. The legendary enchantment of Rip Van Winkle in the Kaatskill Mountains; the gruesome end of Ichabod Crane, who met the headless horseman of Sleepy Hollow; the spectre bridegroom who turned out to be happily substantial; the pride of an English village and the come-uppance of the over-zealous Mountjoy – these witty, perceptive and captivating tales range.

"Rip Van Winkle" is a short story by the American author Washington Irving, first published in It follows a Dutch-American villager in colonial America named Rip Van Winkle who falls asleep in the Catskill Mountains and wakes up 20 years later, having missed the American wrote it while living in Birmingham, England, as part of the collection The Sketch Book of Geoffrey.

The skillfully written and colorful original tales have much more meaning and depth. In Rip Van Winkle Irving makes a profound social comment about the changes then happening in America, and Sleepy Hollow isn't just a chilling tale about a Headless Horseman but.

Washington Irving () was born in New York City, the youngest of 11 children. He became an author, essayist, poet, travel writer, biographer, and columnist and is renowned as the father of the American short story. He is best known for 'The Legend of Sleepy Hollow,' and 'Rip Van Winkle,' both of which appear in this collection/5().

Rip Van Winkle and Other Stories MP3 CD – July 1 by Washington Irving (Author), Donada Peters (Narrator) out of 5 stars 11 ratings. See all 28 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from /5(11). Rip Van Winkle and Other Stories Book (10 total stories) by Washington Irving.

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Description: Rip Van Winkle is a short story written by the American author Washington Irving, and originally published in It is accompanied by the truly impressive illustrations of Arthur Rackham, and tells the story of a kindly and solitary character, Rip Van.

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Rip van Winkle. The Spectre Bridegroom. The Legend of Sleepy Hollow. Questions. New fied by D K Swan and Michael West. Illustrated by Terry Gabbey. Stage 2: word vocabulary. Get this from a library. Rip Van Winkle and other stories. [D K Swan; Michael West; Terry Gabbey; Washington Irving] -- As a result of drinking the liquor of some strange Dutchmen, Rip Van Winkle falls asleep in the Catskill Mountains and wakes up twenty years later to a much-changed world.

Rip Van Winkle and Other Stories - Ebook written by Washington Irving. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Rip Van Winkle and Other Stories/5(8).In “Rip Van Winkle”, Irving uses Rip’s story to depict the dramatic changes of the new America following the revolution.

Dame Van Winkle’s nagging is the core inhibitor of Rip’s freedom, and thus is the symbol of the past and the undesired, as well as the factor by which productive change is judged.RIP VAN WINKLE: The Legend of Sleepy Hollow & Other Stories Washington Irving Three equally compelling stories are added to these two classics: The Spectre Bridegroom; The Pride of the Village; and Mountjoy, from one of America's greatest writers.