Excerpt from Salmagundi Voyages and Discoveries of the Companions of ColumbusIntroduction to Pindar Cockloft s poem A poem, from the mill of Pindar Cockloft, Esq XIII Introduction to Will Wizard s plan for defending our harbor Plans for defending our Harbor, by William Wizard, Esq A Retrospect or, What you will To readers and Kim Letter from Mustapha Rub a dub Keli Khan to Asem Cockloi t Hall by L Theatrical Intelligence by William Wizard, xv sketches from Nature by A Evergreen.About the PublisherForgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books Find at www.forgottenbooks.comThis book is a reproduction of an important historical work Forgotten Books uses state of the art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. Free Download Books Salmagundi: Voyages and Discoveries of the Companions of Columbus (Classic Reprint) by Washington Irving – heartforum.co.uk
Washington Irving was an American author, essayist, biographer and historian of the early 19th century He began his literary career at the age of nineteen by writing newspaper articles under the pseudonym Jonathan Oldstyle In 1809, he published The History of New York under his most well known public persona, Diedrich Knickerbocker Irving is best known for his short stories The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and Rip Van Winkle, both of which appear in his book The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent., which he published in 1819 Irving s historical works include a five volume biography of George Washington after whom he was named as well as biographies of Oliver Goldsmith, Muhammad, and several histories of 15th century Spain dealing with subjects such as Christopher Columbus, the Moors, and the Alhambra Irving felt a strong connection to Spain and was appointed by President John Tyler to serve as the first Spanish speaking U.S minister to Spain from 1842 to 1846.
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