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The Resource Original knickerbocker : the life of Washington Irving, Andrew Burstein

Original knickerbocker : the life of Washington Irving, Andrew Burstein

Label
Original knickerbocker : the life of Washington Irving
Title
Original knickerbocker
Title remainder
the life of Washington Irving
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Burstein
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A look at the life of the author, historian, and ambassador covers his time overseas, career, travels, and influence, and places him squarely within the historical context that helped define him and his work
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
184394
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Burstein, Andrew
Dewey number
  • 818/.209
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PS2081
LC item number
.B87 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Irving, Washington
  • Authors, American
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the life of Washington Irving
Label
Original knickerbocker : the life of Washington Irving, Andrew Burstein
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0620/2006029004.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
New York's lost past, 1783-1803 -- Early travels, 1803-1806 -- Whim-whams and a treason trial, 1806-1807 -- Meet Diedrich Knickerbocker, 1808-1809 -- Irving goes to war, sort of, 1810-1815 -- Years abroad -- Rip Van Winkle awakes, 1815-1819 -- The sketch book wins friends, 1819-1820 -- Romantic Europe, 1820-1824 -- Columbus's biographer, 1824-1828 -- The Alhambra's writer in residence, 1828-1832 -- Repatriation -- Knickerbocker New York, 1832 -- A tour on the prairies, 1832-1834 -- Sunnyside, 1835-1845 -- In the shadow of George Washington, 1846-185900 -- The future of Rip Van Winkle
Control code
ocm71241971
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780465008537
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006029004
System control number
(OCoLC)71241971
Label
Original knickerbocker : the life of Washington Irving, Andrew Burstein
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0620/2006029004.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
New York's lost past, 1783-1803 -- Early travels, 1803-1806 -- Whim-whams and a treason trial, 1806-1807 -- Meet Diedrich Knickerbocker, 1808-1809 -- Irving goes to war, sort of, 1810-1815 -- Years abroad -- Rip Van Winkle awakes, 1815-1819 -- The sketch book wins friends, 1819-1820 -- Romantic Europe, 1820-1824 -- Columbus's biographer, 1824-1828 -- The Alhambra's writer in residence, 1828-1832 -- Repatriation -- Knickerbocker New York, 1832 -- A tour on the prairies, 1832-1834 -- Sunnyside, 1835-1845 -- In the shadow of George Washington, 1846-185900 -- The future of Rip Van Winkle
Control code
ocm71241971
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780465008537
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2006029004
System control number
(OCoLC)71241971

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