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Rip Van Winkle, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow & The Pride of the Village

Washington Irving

Kindly Rip Van Winkle, loved by all, lives a quiet existence in a small village at the foot of the Catskill Mountains. One day, travelling in the mountains, he somehow falls asleep; upon waking, he finds that twenty years have passed! For adults and children alike, Rip Van Winkle paints a charming picture of rural life before and after the American War of Independence. It is counted among the earliest examples of American fiction. The collection also contains The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, Irving’s story about the headless horseman, which explores the nature of legend, and The Pride of the Village, a mythic tale of love and loss. This version includes a free download of The Spectre Bridegroom – see inside booklet for details. The story is also included with the Digital Download version.

Kindly Rip Van Winkle, loved by all, lives a quiet existence in a small village at the foot of the Catskill Mountains. One day, travelling in the mountains, he somehow falls asleep; upon waking, he finds that twenty years have passed! For adults and children alike, Rip Van Winkle paints a charming picture of rural life before and after the American War of Independence. It is counted among the earliest examples of American fiction. The collection also contains The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, Irving’s story about the headless horseman, which explores the nature of legend, and The Pride of the Village, a mythic tale of love and loss. This version includes a free download of The Spectre Bridegroom – see inside booklet for details. The story is also included with the Digital Download version.
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Genres:

Classics

Description:

Kindly Rip Van Winkle, loved by all, lives a quiet existence in a small village at the foot of the Catskill Mountains. One day, travelling in the mountains, he somehow falls asleep; upon waking, he finds that twenty years have passed! For adults and children alike, Rip Van Winkle paints a charming picture of rural life before and after the American War of Independence. It is counted among the earliest examples of American fiction. The collection also contains The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, Irving’s story about the headless horseman, which explores the nature of legend, and The Pride of the Village, a mythic tale of love and loss. This version includes a free download of The Spectre Bridegroom – see inside booklet for details. The story is also included with the Digital Download version.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Adam Sims

Length:

3h 6m


Chapters

Free Sample

05:00

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

08:47


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

08:10


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

08:54


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

08:54


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

09:06


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

03:21


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

09:20


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

09:30


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

09:17


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

07:51


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

09:32


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

08:13


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

08:36


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

07:01


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

07:54


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

04:51


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

08:50


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

09:43


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

09:22


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

08:27


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

09:00


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

05:37


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

06:43