Washington Irving: Autobiographical Writings, Travel Reports, Essays and Notes- Washington Irving

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Summary

Washington Irving was an American author, essayist, biographer, historian, and diplomat of the early 19th century, best known for his short stories "Rip Van Winkle" and "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow." Irving spent several years traveling through Western Europe trying to find inspirations for his writings. He recorded his adventures on these journeys in several travel books and sketches. Table of Contents: "Tales of The Alhambra" is a travel book written during Irving's 1828 visit to the fortress in Granada, Andalusia, Spain. "Abbotsford and Newstead Abby" is a collection of travel sketches from Scotland. "A Tour on the Prairies" relates Irving's travels on the frontier "Tales of a Traveller" is a collection of essays and short stories composed while Irving was living in Germany and Paris
Format:
E-book
Pages E-book:
1367
Languages:
English
Published:
17/05/2022
Publisher E-Book:
DigiCat
ISBN E-book:
8596547007968

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