Cuentos de la Alhambra/ Tales Of The Alhambra (Spanish and English Edition) download epub
by Washington Irving,Benito Montuenga
Tales of the Alhambra (1832) is a collection of essays, verbal sketches and stories by American author Washington Irving (1783–1859) inspired by, and partly written during.
Tales of the Alhambra (1832) is a collection of essays, verbal sketches and stories by American author Washington Irving (1783–1859) inspired by, and partly written during, his 1828 visit to the palace/fortress complex known as the Alhambra in Granada, Andalusia, Spain. Shortly after completing a biography of Christopher Columbus in 1828, Washington Irving travelled from Madrid, where he had been staying, to Granada, Spain.
CUENTOS DE LA ALHAMBRA book. Aided by a 17-year old guide named Mateo Ximenes, Irving was inspired by his experience to write Tales of the Alhambra.
Translations (English-Spanish) of Washington Irving's Tales of the Alhambra. Raquel Merino-Alvarez.
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Tales of the Alhambra has been added to your Cart. Washington Irving would be later known as a famous 19th century writer of the Hudson River valley school (in future years, the author of the Legend of Sleepy Hollow, the Headless Horseman, Rip Van Winkle). As the son of a family of means, the young Irving was sent to the European continent to complete his education and gain worldly polish. On returning from Spain this spring with fresh memories of The Alhambra of Grenada, I downloaded Washington Irving's work. I wish I had read it before visiting The Alhambra.
Colección de ensayos e historias del viaje que Washington Irving realizó en 1828 a Granada, acompañado por el guía Mateo Jiménez. Una placa conmemorativa en la Alhambra recuerda que Washington Irving escribió allí mismo sus cuentos.
Washington Irving, one of the first Americans to achieve international recognition as an author, was born in New York City in 1783. His A History of New York, published in 1809 under the name of Diedrich Knickerbocker, was a satirical history of New York that spanned the years from 1609 to 1664. Under another pseudonym, Geoffrey Crayon, he wrote The Sketch-book, which included essays about English folk customs, essays about the American Indian, and the two American stories for which he is most renowned-"The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" and "Rip Van Winkle.
Tales of the Alhambra. by. Irving, Washington, 1783-1859. The involuntary prophet : a tale of the early ages, by the author of Brambletye House, Zillah, &c. London : R. Bentley, 1835. Bentley ; Edinburgh : Bell and Bradfute.
Language: Spanish English
Publisher: Editorial Casa De Espana; Bilingual edition (November 15, 2007)
Pages: 185 pages