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The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

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The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

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Author: Washington Irving
Publisher: Publishing, 2013
Original English publication, 1820

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Book Type: Novelette
Genre: Fantasy / Horror
Sub-Genre Tags: Fairytale Horror
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The Legend of Sleepy Hollow is a short story by American author Washington Irving, contained in his collection of 34 essays and short stories entitled The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. Written while Irving was living abroad in Birmingham, England, "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" was first published in 1820. Along with Irving's companion piece Rip Van Winkle, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow is among the earliest examples of American fiction with enduring popularity.

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