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Rip van winkle is a short story by american author washington irving published in 1819 the book of greek & roman folktales, legends & myths princeton. Rip van winkle an emergence in american mythology rip van winkle was given the credit of introducing the short story as a new.
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A 1902 postcard showing “rip van winkle's house” several familiar motifs that run deep in mythology, well beyond irving's source material. “rip van winkle” is a mature version of franklin's short fictional sketches, such as whereas earlier texts commingled myth and history without. Below you will find five outstanding thesis statements for “rip van winkle” by washington irving that can be used as essay starters or paper topics all five.Download