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Rip Van Winkle (Brighter Child: Keepsake Stories (Sagebrush))

Rip Van Winkle (Brighter Child: Keepsake Stories (Sagebrush))

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  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Tandem Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Classics,
  • Fairy Tales & Folklore - Single Title,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children"s 4-8 - Literature / Classics

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsFrancis Phillips (Illustrator), Carol Ottolenghi (Narrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9603963M
    ISBN 100613985257
    ISBN 109780613985253

    Rip Van Winkle () is a short story by the American author Washington Irving, best known his short stories "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" and "Rip Van Winkle", as well as the name of the story's fictional protagonist. Written while Irving was living in Birmingham, England, it was part of a collection entitled The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon/5. The novella "Rip Van Winkle" was written by the famous American writer Washington Irving (). The novella was written in The protagonist of it - Rip Van Winkle is a person who has been sleeping in the mountains for 20 years of .

    Rip Van Winkle (Classic Illustrated Edition) Published June 7th by Heritage Illustrated Publishing Kindle Edition, 27 pages. Washington Irving (April 3, – Novem ) was an American short-story writer, essayist, biographer, historian, and diplomat of the early 19th century. He is best known for his short stories "Rip Van Winkle" () and "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" (), both of which appear in his collection The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. Resting place: Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, New York.

    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. Rip Van Winkle by Washington Irving is a classic American short story based on local history but with influences from European folklore. It tells the story of a man who lived near the Catskill Mountains in New York before the Revolutionary War and fell asleep for twenty years to find much about his tiny town has changed.


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I bought this book to bring the story of Rip Van Winkle closer to some first graders. Based on the description I thought the book would be great to read to the kids. However, when I got the book I realized it was basically pages and pages of illegible scribbles/5(55).

Rip Van Winkle is a story I remember vividly from my childhood, and reading it to my four year old son has been enjoyable.

The story seems to be slightly more embellished then I remember - with mentions of drunk little men - however it is still a cute and silly folk tale/5(7). Rip Van Winkle (Books of Wonder) Hardcover – Septem by Washington Irving (Author)/5(57).

Rip Van Winkle Hardcover – Rip Van Winkle book 1, by Washington Irving (Author)/5(57). This is the story of Rip Van Winkle--that curious fellow, who with his dog, Wolf, ran away from a hard day's work to the Catskill Mountains only to discover in a forgotten valley a strange band of revelers who gave him a drink so powerful he slept for twenty years.

His tale still haunts the Hudson River Valley/5(57). "Rip Van Winkle" is considered by some critics to be one of the finest early American short stories. Almost everyone knows the basic story, but I'd guess not all that many people have actually read Washington Irving's original story/5.

Rip Van Winkle, short story by Washington Irving, published in The Sketch Book in – Though set in the Dutch culture of pre-Revolutionary War New York state, the story of Rip Van Winkle is based on a German folktale. Rip Van Winkle is an amiable farmer who wanders into the Catskill Mountains.

“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 this ebook are from the revised edition of the Sketch Book, published in © Old Rip Van Winkle • Great Buffalo Trace • Frankfort, Kentucky • Tours: • Office: Van Winkle At the Old Rip Van Winkle Distillery, we kindly remind everyone to drink responsibly, and ask that only.

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out of 5 stars 1. Kindle Edition. $ Rules of the Road Joan Bauer. out of 5 stars Kindle Edition. $ A Long Way From Chicago: A Novel in Stories (Puffin Modern Classics) Richard Peck. out of 5 stars Kindle by: 4. This short collection of Irving's literary romances (not romance genre) includes Rip Van Winkle (shallow, the premise of sleeping 20 years is basically the whole story), The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (boring and filled with extraneous details, with the headless horsement barely making an appearance or not), The Spectre Bridegroom (best of the bunch, a pretty good ghost story /5.

Rip Van Winkle is a yawner (yes that was intended!) but The Legend of Sleepy Hallow is a triumph of prose and mood, made complete by its enigmatic ending. Irving understood the appeal of legend even in the midst of evidence to the contrary (Brom Bones is most likely the rider but this is never fully confirmed)/5.

"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 Revolution/5(83).

Rip Van Winkle, however, was one of those happy mortals, of foolish, well-oiled dispositions, who take the world easy, eat white bread or brown, whichever can be got with least thought or trouble, and would rather starve on a penny than work for a pound.

Rip Van Winkle Language: English: LoC Class: PZ: Language and Literatures: Juvenile belles lettres: LoC Class: PS: Language and Literatures: American and Canadian literature: Subject: Fantasy fiction Subject: New York (State) -- History -- -- Fiction Subject: Catskill Mountains Region (N.Y.) -- History -- 18th century -- Fiction SubjectCited by: 4.

Rip Van Winkle: A Posthumous Writing of Diedrich Knickerbocker Irving, Washington; Mark van Doren (introduction) Published by The Limited Editions Club, New York (). “Rip Van Winkle” is a short story written by the American author Washington Irving and published in The story was originally published as part of a collection called “The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent”.

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LitCharts Teacher Editions. Teach your students to analyze literature like LitCharts does. Detailed explanations, analysis, and citation info for every important quote on .Rip Van Winkle is the feature story in Irving's book, The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. A POSTHUMOUS WRITING OF DIEDRICH KNICKERBOCKER By Woden, God of Saxons, From whence comes Wensday, that is Wodensday, Truth is a thing that ever I will keep Unto thylke day in which I creep into My sepulchre.7/Rip van winkle is a very interesting book.

Rip Van Winkle was a lazy man who loved to help others instead of doing his own work. One day, he wanders off with his dog Wolf into the Catskill mountains to escape work and Dame Winkle‘s nagging.

When Rip 4/5(4).