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"Temper never mellows with age, and a sharp tongue is the only edged tool that grows keener with constant use." -- Washington Irving
Washington Irving (April 3, 1783 — November 28, 1859) was an American author, essayist, biographer and historian of the early 19th century. He was 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. His historical works include biographies of George Washington, Oliver Goldsmith and Muhammad, and several histories of 15th-century Spain dealing with subjects such as Christopher Columbus, the Moors, and the Alhambra. Irving also served as the U.S. minister to Spain from 1842 to 1846.

He made his literary debut in 1802 with a series of observational letters to the Morning Chronicle, written under the pseudonym Jonathan Oldstyle. After moving to England for the family business in 1815, he achieved international fame with the publication of The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. in 1819. He continued to publish regularly...and almost always successfully...throughout his life, and completed a five-volume biography of George Washington just eight months before his death, at age 76, in Tarrytown, New York.

Irving, along with James Fenimore Cooper, was among the first American writers to earn acclaim in Europe, and Irving encouraged American authors such as Nathaniel Hawthorne, Herman Melville, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, and Edgar Allan Poe. Irving was also admired by some European writers, including Sir Walter Scott, Lord Byron, Thomas Campbell, Francis Jeffrey, and Charles Dickens. As America's first genuine internationally best-selling author, Irving advocated for writing as a legitimate profession, and argued for stronger laws to protect American writers from copyright infringement.

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Total Books: 2044
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow
9999 - The Legend of Sleepy Hollow [complete unabridged] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781559027786
ISBN-10: 1559027789
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Other Stories
2019 - The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Other Stories [100 Copy Limited Edition] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781772267778
ISBN-10: 1772267775
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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The Wimbourne Book of Victorian Ghost Stories Volume 4
2019 - The Wimbourne Book of VIctorian Ghost Stories Volume 4 (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780992982874
ISBN-10: 0992982871
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Tales of the Alhambra
2018 - Tales of the Alhambra (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781721120567
ISBN-10: 1721120564
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Devil and Tom Walker
2017 - The Devil and Tom Walker (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781542688840
ISBN-10: 1542688841
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Old Christmas
2016 - Old Christmas (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781540681225
ISBN-10: 154068122X
Genres: History, Politics & Social Sciences
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The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Other Stories  Or the Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon Gent
2016 - The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Other Stories or the Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon Gent [1000 Copy Limited Edition] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781772262995
ISBN-10: 1772262994
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Rip Van Winkle
2016 - Rip Van Winkle (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9781599862613
ISBN-10: 1599862611
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Sketch Book
2015 - The Sketch Book (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9783846077443
ISBN-10: 3846077445
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Reference
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The adventures of captain bonneville
2015 - The Adventures of Captain Bonneville (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781519649546
ISBN-10: 1519649541
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Literature & Fiction
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Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Other Stories
2015 - Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Other Stories [Fall River Classics] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781435160675
ISBN-10: 1435160673
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Other Tales
2015 - The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Other Tales (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781626864672
ISBN-10: 1626864675
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Alhambra Tales and Sketches of the Moors and Spaniards
2015 - The Alhambra Tales and Sketches of the Moors and Spaniards [Classic Reprint] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781331391630
ISBN-10: 1331391636
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy
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The Sixty Year Dream Mandarin Companion Graded Readers Level 1
2015 - The Sixty Year Dream Mandarin Companion Graded Readers Level 1 [Chinese Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781941875049
ISBN-10: 1941875041
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Reference, Education & Teaching
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Rip Van Winkle The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and The Pride of the Village
The American Experience A Collection of Great American Stories
2014 - The American Experience a Collection of Great American Stories (Audio CD)
ISBN-13: 9781491527375
ISBN-10: 1491527374
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Historically Annotated Legend of Sleepy Hollow
2014 - The Historically Annotated Legend of Sleepy Hollow (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780970549419
ISBN-10: 0970549415
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Tales of the Alhambra
2014 - Tales of the Alhambra (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781496186393
ISBN-10: 1496186397
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The Legend of Sleepy Hollow / Rip Van Winkle / The Spectre Bridegroom
2014 - The Legend of Sleepy Hollow / Rip Van Winkle / the Spectre Bridegroom [Junior Classics for Young Readers] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781453080009
ISBN-10: 1453080007
Genre: Children's Books
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A Tour on the Prairies An Account of Thirty Days in Deep Indian Country
2013 - A Tour on the Prairies an Account of Thirty Days in Deep Indian Country (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781620876282
ISBN-10: 1620876280
Genres: History, Travel
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2012 - Graphic Classics Volume 23 Halloween Classics [Graphic Classics Graphic Novels] (Paperback)
2012 - Life of George Washington Vol 4 [Classic Reprint] (Paperback)
2012 - Abbotsford and Newstead Abbey [Classic Reprint] (Paperback)
2011 - Crnica De La Conquista De Granada [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
2011 - Gottfried Crayon's Skizzenbuch [TREDITION CLASSICS - German Edition] (Paperback)
2011 - Rip Van Winkle Other Stories [Puffin Classics] (Paperback)
 
2010 - Selected American Short Stories [Classic Books on CD Collection - UNABRIDGED - Classic Books on Cds Collection] (Audio CD)
2010 - Life of George Washington Vol 3 [Classic Reprint] (Paperback)
2010 - Astoria (Paperback)
2010 - Miscellanies [1907] (Paperback)
2010 - Cuentos Clsicos Del Norte Primera Serie [-Segunda - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
2010 - Astoria Moorish Chronicles Volume 8 [Chronicle of Fernando the Saint] (Paperback)
2010 - Mahmedi Keanke [Armenian Edition] (Paperback)
2010 - The Journals of Washington Irving [Hitherto Unpublished] (Paperback)
2010 - Life of Washington [Volume 5] (Paperback)
2010 - The Life of Washington [Volume 3] (Paperback)
2010 - Irving's Works [3-4] (Paperback)Paperback
2010 - Works [7 and 8] (Paperback)Paperback
2010 - La Leyenda Del Jinete Sin Cabeza [Graphic Revolve - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
2009 - Astoria Moorish Chronicles [Volume 8 - chronicle of Fernando the Saint] (Paperback)
2009 - Salmagundi [1] (Paperback)Paperback
2009 - Poems (Paperback)
2009 - Das Leben Mohammed's [1850 - German Edition] (Paperback)
2009 - Bracebridge Hall or the Humorist [World Cultural Heritage Library] (Paperback)
2009 - La Leyenda Del Jinete Sin Cabeza / the Legend of Sleepy Hollow [Graphic Revolve En Espanol - Spanish Edition] (Other)
2009 - The Legend of Sleepy Hollow Cool Collector's Edition [Printed In Modern Gothic Fonts] (Paperback)
2009 - Abbotsford and Newstead Abbey By Washington Irving [World Cultural Heritage Library] (Paperback)
2008 - The Alhambra V1 [1832] (Hardcover)
2008 - Shakespeares Home [1877] (Hardcover)
2008 - Rip Van Winkle and Other Stories with Ebook [Tantor Unabridged Classics] (Audio CD)
2008 - The Land of Footprints [Large Print Edition] (Hardcover)
2008 - The Life of George Washington Volume 1 [Large Print Edition] (Hardcover)
2008 - Alhambra [1881] (Hardcover)
2008 - Rip Van Winkle and Other Stories [Puffin Classics - the Essential Collection] (Other)
2008 - Crayon Miscellany [1849] (Hardcover)
2008 - Rip Van Winkle and the Legend of Sleepy Hollow Level 1 Rla [Penguin Longman Penguin Readers] (Paperback)
2008 - Christopher Columbus [Wordsworth Classics of World Literature] (Paperback)
2007 - Mohammed [Wordsworth Classics of World Literature] (Paperback)
2007 - Legend of Sleepy Hollow [Graphic Horror] (Other)
2007 - Journals of Washington Irving [Volume 1 - Travel in America] (Hardcover)
2007 - The Legend of Sleepy Hollow [101 Words to Know] (Paperback)
2006 - El Astrologo Y La Hechicera / Legend of the Arabian Astrologer [Para Lectores Intrepidos - Spanish Edition] (Hardcover)
2006 - The Legend of the Sleepy Hollow [Audio CD - Unabridged] (Audio CD)
2005 - Cuentos De La Alhambra / Tales of the Alhambra [El Libro De Bolsillo - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
2005 - Laughter and Chills Seven Great Stories [Townsend Library Edition] (Paperback)
2005 - Leyendas De La Alhambra [Clasicos de la literatura series] (Paperback)
2005 - Rip Van Winkle and Other Stories [Library Edition] (Audio CD)
2005 - The Legend of Sleepy Hollow Rip Van Winkle and Other Stories [The Sketch-Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent.] (Paperback)
2004 - The Legend of Sleepy Hollow Rip Van Winkle [Treasury of Illustrated Classics] (Hardcover)
2004 - Adventures of Captain Bonneville [Thorndike Press Large Print Perennial Bestsellers Series] (Hardcover)
2003 - De Nueva York a Granada [Voces/ Clasicas - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
2002 - Rip Van Winkle the Legends of Leep Hollow Mit Materialien [Starter. Level 1. 250 headwords - Lernmaterialien] (Paperback)
2000 - Legend of Sleepy/spec [Illustrated Junior Library] (Paperback)
1999 - Digging Up the Past [Adventures of Wishbone, No. 6 - Large Print] (Other)
1997 - Washington Irving's Rip Van Winkle [All Aboard Reading, Level 2] (Paperback)
1995 - The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Rip Van Winkle [Dover Children's Thrift Classics] (Paperback)
1995 - Bear That Wasn't [Dover Children's Thrift Classics] (Hardcover)
1995 - The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Rip Van Winkle [Great Illustrated Classics] (Hardcover)
1993 - The Legend of Sleepy Hollow [A Troll First-Start Tall Tale] (Paperback)
1993 - Wake Up Rip Van Winkle [Point of View Stories Audio] (Audio Cassette)
1992 - The Headless Horseman [Step into Reading, Step 2] (Paperback)
1991 - The Legend of Sleepy Hollow [Tor Classics] (Paperback)
1987 - Bilingue Weird Tales By Great Masters [Les Grands Maitres de l'Insolite] (Paperback)
1980 - Washington Irving an American Study 1802-1832 [The Goucher College Series] (Hardcover)
1978 - Oliver Goldsmith a Biography Biography of the Late Margaret Miller Davidson [The complete works of Washington Irving ; v. 17] (Hardcover)
1971 - Castles in Spain From the Alhambra [A Reading shelf book] (Other)
1968 - Contributions to Corrector [Monographs in the Humanities] (Hardcover)
Journals and Notebooks [The Complete works of Washington Irving] (Hardcover)
Selected Writings of Washington Irving [Modern Library college editions] (Paperback)
Exploring Myths Legends [Literature & Writing Workshop] (Paperback)
Tales of Washington Irving [Cover-to-Cover Timeless Classics: Author & Short] (Hardcover)
Travel in Europe 1804-1805 [three Volumes In One] (Other)
Alhambra Conquest of Spain [Bcl1-Ps American Literature] (Hardcover)
Journals of Washington Irving The [3 Volumes - BCL1-PS American Literature] (Other)
Letters of Jonathan Oldstyle [BCL1-PS American Literature] (Other)
Journal of Washington Irving 1828 [American Literature Series] (Hardcover)
Letters From Sunnyside and Spain [American Biography Series] (Other)
Journals and Notebooks Volume 2 1807-1822 [The Complete Works of Washington Irving] (Hardcover)
Journals and Notebooks 1832-1859 [Complete Works of Washington Irving] (Hardcover)
Tales of a Traveller/by Geoffrey Crayon Gent [Complete Works of Washington Irving] (Hardcover)
Complete Works of Washington Irving Crayon Miscellany [The Complete works of Washington Irving ; v. 22] (Hardcover)
Letters Volume I 1802-1823 [1 - The complete works of Washington Irving, Volume XXIII 23] (Hardcover)
Letters 1839-1845 [Critical Editions Program Series] (Hardcover)
Washington Irving Bibliography [Complete Works of Washington Irving] (Hardcover)
A Tour of the Prairies [Classics of the Old West] (Hardcover)
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow [A Troll First-Start Tall Tale] (Other)
Washington Irving [Great American Short Stories] (Other)
Tales of Art and Life [Signature Series] (Hardcover)
Classics Illustrated [America's Greatest Authors Collection] (Paperback)
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow Rip Van Winkle Library Edition [Unabridged Classics in Audio: Our American Heritage] (Audio CD)
The Fall of the House of Usher and the Phantom Island [Commuters Library - Spencer Audio Theater, Poe & Irving Stories] (Audio Cassette)
Aruhanbura Monogatari [Japanese Edition - Volume # 2] (Other)
Cuentos De Terror / Terror Tales [Letra Grande / Large Print - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
Vida De Mahoma [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
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