The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Rip Van Winkle (Great Illustrated Classics)
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Rip Van Winkle - Great Illustrated Classics Author:Washington Irving, Jack Kelly (Adapter) Sleepy Hollow is a strange little place...some say bewitched. Some talk of its haunted valleys and streams, the ghostly woman in white, eerie midnight shrieks and howls, but most of all they talk of the Headless Horseman. A huge, shadowy soldier who rides headless through the night, terrifying unlucky travellers. — Schoolteacher Ichabod Crane is ... more »fascinated by these stories....Until late one night, walking home through Wiley's swamp, he finds that maybe they're not just stories.
What is that dark, menacing figure riding behind him on a horse? And what does it have in its hands?
And why wasn't schoolteacher Crane ever seen in Sleepy Hollow again?« less
The folks of the valley are supersitious, believing in witches and goblins and ghosts and things they cant see, as much as they believe in the real world around them.Thrill to the tales of the headless horseman.