|Statement||Edited by Andrew B. Myers.|
|Contributions||Myers, Andrew B., ed., Sleepy Hollow Restorations (Organization)|
|LC Classifications||F128.44 .K54|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 153 p.|
|Number of Pages||153|
|LC Control Number||74000678|
In , legendary author Washington Irving solidified the knickerbocker name in New York lore when he wrote the satiric A History of New York from the . Buy The Knickerbocker Tradition: Washington Irving's New York by Myers, Andrew B. online on at best prices. Fast and free shipping free returns cash on delivery available on eligible : Andrew B. Myers. The Knickerbocker tradition: Washington Irving's New York. Bibliographic Details; Corporate Author: Search for the book on E-ZBorrow. The Satire in Book IV of Washington Irving's 'History of New York.' by: Gallagher, M. James, Sister. A History of New York, in full A History of New York from the Beginning of the World to the End of the Dutch Dynasty, by Diedrich Knickerbocker, a satirical history by Washington Irving, published in and revised in , , and Originally intended as a burlesque of historiography and heroic styles of epic poetry, the work became more serious as the author proceeded.
At the time, "Knickerbocker" was a term for Manhattan's aristocracy. Knickerbocker was also an imaginary personage created by Washington Irving to promote his new book at the time, A History of New-York from the Beginning of the World to the End of the Dutch Dynasty. The work was a satire of both history books and the politics of the time. IN , under the pseudonym Diedrich Knickerbocker, Washington Irving published ''Knickerbocker's History of New York.'' In this book-length parody of colonial America, Irving . Washington Irving, an author, biographer, historian, and diplomat, completed his first major work, a satire of contemporary local history and politics entitled A History of New-York from the Beginning of the World to the End of the Dutch Dynasty, by Diedrich Knickerbocker Author: Librivox. The Works of Washington Irving Volume 4, Knickerbocker's History of New York, Knickerbocker Miscellanies by Washington Irving and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at
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