Letters of Jonathan Oldstyle, Gent., Salmagundi, A History of New York, The Sketch Book (The Library of America) by Washington Irving

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The Letters of Jonathan Oldstyle, Gent. is a collection of nine observational letters written by American writer Washington Irving under the pseudonym Jonathan Oldstyle. The letters first appeared in the Novemedition of the New York Morning Chronicle, a political-leaning newspaper partially owned by New Yorker Aaron Burr, and edited by Irving's brother.

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Letters of Jonathan Oldstyle, Gent. Salmagundi or The Whim-Whams and Opinions of Launcelot Langstaff, Esq. & Others. A History of New York, From the Beginning of the World to the End of the Dutch Dynasty. The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. Preface to the Revised Edition The Author’s Account of Himself The Voyage Roscoe The Wife Rip Van.

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Salmagundi; or The Whim-whams and Opinions of Launcelot Langstaff, Esq. & Others, commonly referred to as Salmagundi, was a 19th-century satirical periodical created and written by American writer Washington Irving, his The Sketch Book book brother, William, and James Kirke collaborators produced twenty issues at irregular intervals between Janu and Janu Author: Washington Irving, (with James Kirke.

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Washington Irving’s career as a writer began obscurely at age seventeen, when his brother’s newspaper published his series of comic reports on the theater, theater-goers, fashions, balls, courtships, duels, and marriages of his contemporary New York, called Letters of Jonathan Oldstyle, Gent.

Washington Irving wrote many books during his lifetime. These include The Letters of Jonathan Oldstyle (), Salmagundi (), A History of New York (), The. Letters of Jonathan Oldstyle, Gent., Salmagundi, a History of New York, the Sketch Book by.

Washington Irving, Volume 1-Including One Novel 'a History of New York' and Nine Short Stories of the by. Washington Irving, Six Selections from Irving's Sketch-Book, with Notes, Questions, Etc., for Home and School Use by. Washington Irving. History, Tales and Sketches by Irving, Washington Seller The Title Page ABAA Published Condition Fine Edition Seventh Printing Item Price $ "Salmagundi" continues this roguish style of satire and burlesque, and its freshness, energy, and accomplishment took the Anglo-American literary scene by storm.

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The history is composed of seven books, and the New York part itself does not begin till Book Two. Book One, which contains the "gigantic question" that concerns us here, moves from the creation of the world through the discovery of America up to the discovery of New York.

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He is best known for his short stories “Rip Van Winkle” () and “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” (), both of which appear in his book The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. Letters of Jonathan Oldstyle: Jonathan Oldstyle Layang Observasi Salmagundi: – Launcelot Langstaff, Will Wizard Satir A History of New York: Diedrich Knickerbocker Satir The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent.

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Library of America 1st Printing Hardcover New York Library of America Fine in boards in a Near Fine slip case. Light shelf wear on bottom panel of slip Rating: % positive. But his interest in law wasn't deep. It wasn't long-lasting either. At that time, he began to write and send satirical essays and sketches to New York newspapers.

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1st Edition 1st Printing Hardcover New York Library of America Near Fine in a Very Good+ dust Rating: % positive. List of works Title Publication date Written As Genre Letters of Jonathan Oldstyle Jonathan Oldstyle Observational Letters Salmagundi – Launcelot Langstaff, Will Wizard Satire A History of New York Diedrich Knickerbocker Satire The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent.

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().History, Tales, and Sketches. Letters of Jonathan Oldstyle, Gent; Salmagundi; A History of New York; The Sketch Book. Imprint: (NY) The Library of America (). Fifthe printing., Binding: Hardback, With Dust Jacket 8vo.

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