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The legend of Sleepy Hollow pits the new schoolmaster, Ichabod Crane, against the local hero, Brom Bones. This droll tale of romantic rivalry climaxes with the appearance of one of the great legendary ghosts: the Headless Horseman.

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  • "Haunting tales of ghosts and goblins are common in the village of Sleepy Hollow. None of these stories are more terrifying than those of the Headless Horseman. Then Ichabod Crane arrives in town...This terrifying adventure is now a chilling graphic novel adaptation."
  • "The legend of Sleepy Hollow pits the new schoolmaster, Ichabod Crane, against the local hero, Brom Bones. This droll tale of romantic rivalry climaxes with the appearance of one of the great legendary ghosts: the Headless Horseman."@en
  • "An adaptation of Washington Irving's tale in which a superstitious schoolmaster, in love with a wealthy farmer's daughter, has a terrifying encounter with a headless horseman."
  • "The story of Ichabod Crane, a lean, lanky, and extremely superstitious schoolmaster from Connecticut, who competes with Abraham "Brom Bones" Van Brunt, the town rowdy, for the hand of 18-year-old Katrina Van Tassel, the daughter and sole child of a wealthy farmer, Baltus Van Tassel. As Crane leaves a party he attended at the Van Tassel home on an autumn night, he is pursued by the Headless Horseman, who is supposedly the ghost of a Hessian trooper who had his head shot off by a stray cannonball during "some nameless battle" of the American Revolutionary War, and who "rides forth to the scene of battle in nightly quest of his head.""@en
  • "An adaptation of the famous ghost story, now put in graphic novel form. Included CD-ROM presents the graphic novel in an electronic edition, where the reader can choose to either be read to or read alone."@en
  • "This is the story of Ichabod Crane, a superstitious schoolmaster who arrives in Sleepy Hollow. Ichabod falls in love with Katrina Van Tassel, a wealthy farmer's daughter but he must compete with the strong, handsome Brom Bones for her hand. When Ichabod is invited to a party at Katrina's house, will he convince the young girl to marry him? And how does the terrifying 'Headless Horseman' change his life forever?"
  • "The legend of the new schoolmaster, Ichabod Crane, the local bully, Brom Bones, and the ghost, the Headless Horseman."@en
  • "Ichabod Crane, an extremely superstitious schoolmaster from Connecticut, moves to the town of Sleepy Hollow to teach in a one-room schoolhouse. Ichabod finds himself in competition with Abraham "BROM BONES" Van Brunt for the hand of 18-year-old Katrina Van Tassel. As Crane leaves a party he attended at the Van Tassel home on an autumn night, he is pursued by the Headless Horseman. The Headless Horseman is said to be the ghost of a Hessian trooper who had his head shot off by a stray cannonball, and "rides forth to the scene of battle in nightly quest of his head," though the story implies that the Horseman was really Brom in disguise."
  • "Washington Irving's classic tale about the superstitious schoolmaster, in love with a wealthy farmer's daughter, who has a terrifying encounter with a headless horseman."
  • "In a secluded Dutch settlement in New York, two men vie for the hand of a wealthy farmer's daughter. Ichabod Crane, the superstitious schoolmaster is one of those men. One night, when walking home from the farmer's house, Ichabod is chased by the Headless Horseman, who "rides forth to the scene of battle in nightly quest of his head". Irving's short story The Legend of Sleepy Hollow is one of the earliest examples of American literature still read today."@en
  • "Contains excerpts from: "The sketch book," "Tales of a traveler," "The Alhambra," "A tour on the prairies," "Sketches in Paris in 1825," "Wolfert's roost and other papers," "Knickerbocker's history of New York, book IV," and "Crayon miscellany.""
  • "A headless horseman haunts Sleepy Hollow! At least that's the legend in the tiny village of Tarrytown. But scary stories won't stop the town's new schoolmaster, Ichabod Crane, from crossing the hollow, especially when the beautiful Katrina lives on the."@en
  • "Ichabod Crane, schoolmaster in the Hudson Valley, rivals with Brom Bones for the hand of his sweetheart, Katrina Van Tassel, and encounters the strange ghost of the Headless Horseman."@en
  • "Sleepy Hollow is a strange little place - some say bewitched. Some talk of its haunted valleys and streams, the ghostly woman in white, eerie midnight shrieks and howls, but most of all they talk of the Headless Horseman. A huge, shadowy soldier who rides headless through the night, terrifying unlucky travellers. Schoolteacher Ichabod Crane is fascinated by these stories, until late one night, walking home through Wiley's swamp, he finds that maybe they're not just stories. What is that dark, menacing figure riding behind him on a horse? And what does it have in its hands? And why wasn't schoolteacher Crane ever seen in Sleepy Hollow again? -Amazon.com."@en
  • "Fine illustrations accompany this retelling of Irving's classic tale of a headless horseman."@en
  • "Ichabod Crane, a schoolmaster from Connecticut, moves to the town of Sleepy Hollow to teach in a one-room schoolhouse. Ichabod soon becomes familiar with local lore involving a Headless Horseman. When Ichabod attempts to win young Katrina Van Tassel's heart, he finds himself falling prey to the legendary horseman."
  • "The old Hudson Valley legend "of the greedy, superstitious schoolmaster, Ichabod Crane, his rivalry with roistering Brom Bones for the hand of Katrina Van Tassel, and Ichabod's strange encounter with the fabled ghost of the headless horseman." Publisher's note."@en
  • "Illustrations by Arthur Rackham accompany this retelling of Irving's classic tale of a headless horseman."@en
  • "Illustrations by Arthur Rackham accompany this retelling of Irving's classic tale of a headless horseman."
  • "A superstitious school master, rival for the hand of a wealthy farmer's daughter, has a terrifying encounter with a headless horseman."
  • "A superstitious schoolmaster, in love with a wealthy farmer's daughter, has a terrifying encounter with a headless horseman."@en
  • "A superstitious schoolmaster, in love with a wealthy farmer's daughter, has a terrifying encounter with a headless horseman."
  • "Ichabod Crane, a Yankee schoolmaster in the Catskill Mountains, is in love with a farmer's daughter. He is scared off by his rival Brom Bones masquerading as a legendary headless horseman on Halloween night."
  • "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Other Writings, by Washington Irving, is part of the <A href=http://www.barnesandnoble.com/classics/index.asp?z=y&cds2Pid=16447&sLinkPrefix>Barnes & Noble Classics</A> series, which offers quality editions at affordable prices to the student and the general reader, including new scholarship, thoughtful design, and pages of carefully crafted extras. Here are some of the remarkable features of Barnes & Noble Classics:<UL type=disc><LI style=MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo2; tab-stops: list .5in; mso-margin-top-alt: auto; mso-margin-bottom-alt: auto class=MsoNormal>New introductions commissioned from today's top writers and scholars <LI style=MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo2; tab-stops: list .5in; mso-margin-top-alt: auto; mso-margin-bottom-alt: auto class=MsoNormal>Biographies of the authors <LI style=MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo2; tab-stops: list .5in; mso-margin-top-alt: auto; mso-margin-bottom-alt: auto class=MsoNormal>Chronologies of contemporary historical, biographical, and cultural events <LI style=MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo2; tab-stops: list .5in; mso-margin-top-alt: auto; mso-margin-bottom-alt: auto class=MsoNormal>Footnotes and endnotes <LI style=MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo2; tab-stops: list .5in; mso-margin-top-alt: auto; mso-margin-bottom-alt: auto class=MsoNormal>Selective discussions of imitations, parodies, poems, books, plays, paintings, operas, statuary, and films inspired by the work <LI style=MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo2; tab-stops: list .5in; mso-margin-top-alt: auto; mso-margin-bottom-alt: auto class=MsoNormal>Comments by other famous authors <LI style=MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo2; tab-stops: list .5in; mso-margin-top-alt: auto; mso-margin-bottom-alt: auto class=MsoNormal>Study questions to challenge the reader's viewpoints and expectations <LI style=MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo2; tab-stops: list .5in; mso-margin-top-alt: auto; mso-margin-bottom-alt: auto class=MsoNormal>Bibliographies for further reading <LI style=MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo2; tab-stops: list .5in; mso-margin-top-alt: auto; mso-margin-bottom-alt: auto class=MsoNormal>Indices & Glossaries, when appropriateAll editions are beautifully designed and are printed to superior specifications; some include illustrations of historical interest. Barnes & Noble Classics pulls together a constellation of influences&#151;biographical, historical, and literary&#151;to enrich each reader's understanding of these enduring works. <P style=MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt class=MsoNormal>The first great American man of letters, Washington Irving became an international celebrity almost overnight upon publication of The Sketch Book in 1820, which included the short stories &#147;The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and &#147;Rip Van Winkle. These two tales remain his crowning achievement, but in addition to being a writer of short stories, Irving was also an acclaimed essayist, travel writer, biographer, and historian.<P style=MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt class=MsoNormal> <P style=MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt class=MsoNormal>This volume showcases Irving's best work across a variety of genres, including whimsical newspaper articles about New York society, the theater, and contemporary fashions; charming travel pieces that evocatively weave together history and legend; humorous stories and satirical essays from The Sketch-Book and its sequel Bracebridge Hall, and excerpts from A History of New York, considered the first great American book of comic literature. The author's success enabled him to earn a living by writing alone, unheard of for an American at that time.<P style=MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt class=MsoNormal> <P style=MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt class=MsoNormal>Irving's energetic, often tongue-in-cheek prose style, together with his ability to blend roguish satire, pathos, and picturesque description, had a profound influence upon the popular culture of his day. His writings have become a cornerstone in the foundation of the American literary tradition.<P style=MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt class=MsoNormal> <P style=MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt>Peter Norberg received his Ph.D. from Rice University in 1998. Since 1997 he has been Assistant Professor of English at Saint Joseph's University in Philadelphia. A specialist on the writers associated with the transcendentalist movement, he has written and lectured extensively on Ralph Waldo Emerson, Henry David Thoreau, Margaret Fuller, and the critical reaction to transcendentalism in the writings of Nathaniel Hawthorne and Edgar Allan Poe."
  • "A superstitious schoolmaster, in love with a wealthy farmer's daughter, has a terrifying encounter with a headless horseman"
  • "Tor Classics are affordably-priced editions designed to attract the young reader. Original dynamic cover art enthusiastically represents the excitement of each story. All editions are complete and unabridged, and feature Introductions and Afterwords. This edition of The Legend of Sleepy Hollow includes an Introduction and Afterword by Charles L. Grant. Sleepy Hollow is a strange little place ... some say bewitched. Some talk of its haunted valleys and streams, the ghostly woman in white, eerie midnight shrieks and howls, but most of all they talk of the Headless Horseman. A huge, shadowy soldier who rides headless through the night, terrifying unlucky travellers. Schoolteacher Ichabod Crane is fascinated by these stories ... Until late one night, walking home through Wiley's swamp, he finds that maybe they're not just stories. What is that dark, menacing figure riding behind him on a horse' And what does it have in its hands' And why wasn't schoolteacher Crane ever seen in Sleepy Hollow again' At the publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management software (DRM) applied."@en
  • "An adaptation of Irving's famous ghost story, now put in graphic novel form."
  • "A superstitious schoolmaster in love with the daughter of a wealthy farmer has a terrifying encounter with a headless horseman."
  • "In a secluded glen called Sleepy Hollow, Ichabod Crane, an extremely superstitious schoolmaster from Connecticut, competes with Abraham Van Brunt for the hand of 18-year-old Katrina Van Tassel. As Crane leaves a party he attended at the Van Tassel home on an autumn night, he is pursued by the Headless Horseman. The Headless Horseman, is said to be the ghost of a Hessian trooper who had his head shot off by a stray cannonball, and ""rides forth to the scene of battle in nightly quest of his head, "" though the story implies that the Horseman was really Brom in disguise.>"@en
  • "Ichabod Crane, a schoolmaster in Sleepy Hollow, loves Katrina Van Tassel, a wealthy farmer's daughter. His chief rival for her affection is Brom Van Brunt, a powerfully-built mischief-maker known as Brom Bones. At a "merry making" one evening, Crane hears of a headless horseman who haunts the region, and with whom he will soon have a terrifying encounter. ."
  • "The legend of Sleepy Hollow and the headless horseman."@en
  • "Sleepy Hollow is a strange little place ... some say bewitched. Some talk of its haunted valleys and streams, the ghostly woman in white, eerie midnight shrieks and howls, but most of all they talk of the Headless Horseman. A huge shadowy soldier who rides headless through the night, terrifying unlucky travellers. Washington Irving's tale of the Headless Horseman has become a Halloween classic, although few Americans celebrated that holiday when the story was published."@en
  • "A headless horseman haunts Sleepy Hollow! At least that's the legend in the tiny village of Tarrytown. But scary stories won't stop the town's new schoolmaster, Ichabod Crane, from crossing through the Hollow, especially when the beautiful Katrina lives on the other side. Will Ichabod win over his beloved or discover that the legend of Sleepy Hollow is actually true?"@en
  • "When Ichabod Crane becomes the new schoolmaster of Sleepy Hollow, he quickly and happily adjusts to the local ways. He delights in the bountiful dinners he's served when visiting the prosperous farms of the region; he enjoys the local yarns and scary legends that fill the firelit evenings of autumn; and he comes to love the idea of marrying Katrina Van Tassel and of one day owning her father's wealth and lands. There's one problem with his plans, though: Brom Bones, the local hero, who decided long ago to wed Katrina himself. And now, to his annoyance, this pasty-faced bookworm named Ichabod is making a serious bid. This droll tale of romantic rivalry climaxes with the appearance of the Headless Horseman."

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  • "Perfect tribute"@en
  • "The legend of Sleepy Hollow ... Printed in the easy reporting style of phonography, in accordance with the "Manual of phonography," by Benn Pitman and Jerome B. Howard."
  • "The legend of Sleepy Hollow : and other stories /"
  • "The legend of sleepy hollow."
  • "The legend of sleepy hollow."@en
  • "The legend of sleepy hollow. [With a portrait.]."@en
  • "Edge - Graphic chillers"
  • "The legend of Sleepy Hollow = La leyenda de Sleepy Hollow : edición bilingüe (inglés-español)"@es
  • "The legend of Sleepy Hollow and other stories /"
  • "The legend of Sleepy Hollow and other stories /"@en
  • "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow."@en
  • "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow."
  • "The legend of Sleepy Hollow,"@en
  • "The legend of Sleepy Hollow,"
  • "Legend of Sleepy Hollow, The."
  • "The legend of Sleepy Hollow : found among the papers of the Late Diedrich Knickerbocker /"
  • "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow found among the papers of the late Diedrich Knickerbocker /"
  • "The legend of sleepy Hollow ; found among the papers of the late Diedrich Knickerbocker."@en
  • "The legend of sleepy hollow and other writings /"
  • "[The legend of Sleepy Hollow /"@en
  • "The Legend of sleepy hollow"
  • "スリーピー·ホロウの伝說"
  • "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow"@en
  • "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow"
  • "The legend of Sleepy Hollow [and other stories]"
  • "The legend of Sleepy Hollow."@en
  • "The legend of Sleepy Hollow."
  • "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Other Stories."@en
  • "Hudson Legends"@en
  • "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow : found among the papers of the late Diedrich Knickerbocker /"@en
  • "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow : found among the papers of the late Diedrich Knickerbocker /"
  • "斷頭谷傳奇 :"
  • "The legend of Sleepy Hollow : Rip Van Winkle & Golden Dreams = duan tou gu chuan qi : li bo da meng. huang jin meng /"
  • "The legend of Sleepy Hollow ..."@en
  • "The Legend of sleepy hollow /"
  • "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow ; and other essays /"
  • "The legend of Sleepy Hollow. Found among the papers of the late Diedrich Knickerbocker."
  • "The legend of Sleepy Hollow = Legenda o Ospalé díře /"
  • "The legend of sleepy hollow : and other stories /"@en
  • "The legend of Sleepy Hollow. In the reporting style of phonography."@en
  • "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow = Gnyid 'gug 'gag gi mthar sgrung : Rip van Winkle /"
  • "Legend of Sleepy Hollow /"
  • "Legend of Sleepy Hollow /"@en
  • "The legend of Sleepy Hollow, and other stories /"
  • "The legend of Sleepy Hollow"
  • "The legend of Sleepy Hollow"@en
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  • "Rip Van Winkle and Golden Dreams"
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  • "Sleppy Hollow"
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  • "The legend of Sleepy Hollow : found among the papers of the late Diedrich Knickerbocker /"@en
  • "Legend of Sleepy Hollow."@en
  • "Legend of Sleepy Hollow."
  • "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow /"@en
  • "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow /"
  • "Walt Disney's the legend of Sleepy Hollow"
  • "The legend of Sleepy Hollow = duan tou gu chuan qi : Rip Van Winkle & Golden Dreams : li bo da meng.huang jin meng /"@en
  • "The legend of Sleepy Hollow : In the reporting style of phonography."@en
  • "The legend of Sleepy Hollow = La leyenda de Sleepy Hollow /"@es
  • "The legend of Sleepy Hollow /"@en
  • "The legend of Sleepy Hollow /"
  • "Surīpī Horou no densetsu"
  • "The legend of Sleepy Hollow;"
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  • "The legend of Sleepy Hollow : and other stories ; introd. by Lauriat Lane, Jr."
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  • "Legend of Sleepy Hollow :"
  • "The legend of Sleepy Hollow. In the reporting style of Pitman's shorthand."
  • "Duan tou gu chuan qi :"
  • "Duan tou gu chuan qi :"@en
  • "The legend of Sleepy Hollow. Printed in Gregg shorthand."@en
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  • "The legend of sleepy hollow"
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  • "The legend of Sleepy Hollow : Rip Van Winkle & Golden Dreams = 斷頭谷傳奇 : 李伯大夢.黃金夢 /"
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  • "Sleepy Hollow"
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  • "The legend of sleepy hollow /"@en
  • "The legend of sleepy hollow /"
  • "Legenda o Ospalé díře"
  • "The legend of Sleepy Hollow = 斷頭谷傳奇 : Rip Van Winkle & Golden Dreams : 李伯大夢.黃金夢 /"
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