Washington Irving

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United States writer remembered for his stories (1783-1859)


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How to explain someone like Cheever or, going back a century, the first important Westchester County writer, Washington Irving, both of whom seem to have truly wanted to present a picture of a glowing, pastoral, contented America, but somehow couldn't?
In the decades after Charles Wiley opened a print shop in lower Manhattan in 1807, he and his son John helped to establish a distinctly American literary tradition by publishing such authors as James Fenimore Cooper, Washington Irving, Herman Melville, Edgar Allan Poe, and many others.
He says the actors also are visiting the grave of Washington Irving in Sleepy Hollow Cemetery.
THERE are three names on the bill |at Middlesbrough's Westgarth Social Club tomorrow - Washington Irving, Palace and Serinette.
Minute in contrast to T in the Park and RockNess, this boutique affair nevertheless sent a burst of energy tearing through the South Lanarkshire countryside, courtesy of thundering sets from The Imagineers, Washington Irving and Jools Holland favourite Raghu Dixit.
In this way, we learn of the force of business thinking in the publisher-author interaction between Herman Melville and Evert Duyckinck and between Washington Irving and John Murray; the nature of the close personal interactions between Rebecca Harding and L.
Johnson's classy Flat convert Washington Irving, fifth in the 2008 Derby, was a disappointin g second at Newcastle last time out.
A Knickerbocker's History of New York" is a fine pick for those who want to see why Washington Irving has the acclaim he has as a literary legend.
Which Washington Irving character falls asleep in the Catskill Mountains for 20 years?
Costumed actors will represent Washington Irving, James Watt Junior, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and Queen Victoria at the hall's first candlelit event since its pounds 13 million refurbishment.
IRISH DERBY PREDICTION: 1 NEW APPROACH 2 Washington Irving 3 Casual Conquest.
The building is named after Washington Irving, the American thinker and writer who stayed nearby in Birmingham during his time in Europe.
Washington Irving (0836842537) presents Rip Van Winkle and two other classics, Mark Twain (0836842553) presents 'The Jumping Frog' and four others, Edith Wharton (0836842561) holds The Pomegranate Seed and one other, Edgar Allan Poe (0836842545) provides 'Tell-Tale Heart' and three others, Willa Cather (0836842-510) holds 'Paul's Case' and two others, and Nathaniel Hawthorne (0836842529) presents 'The Birthmark' and two others.
The production is loosely based on a Washington Irving short story from ``The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent.
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