A collection of essays and tales written by American author Washington Irving. The stories are inspired by Irving’s visit to the Alhambra, a historic palace and fortress complex in Granada, Spain. Irving describes the intricate architecture, beautiful gardens, and the enchanting atmosphere of the palace, which was originally built by the Moors during their rule in Spain.
First published in 1832, this edition is derived from the French edition published in 1865 with over 100 black & white illustrations and page decorations As always, this edition is complete and unabridged.
Book Size: 6" x 9"
Font Size: 12pt ISBN: 9781649653666
Paperback: Perfect bound with gloss cover; cream standard paper.
Washington Irving was a prominent American author and one of the first internationally recognized literary figures in the United States. Born in New York City, he came of age during a tumultuous period in American history, with the American Revolution and the War of 1812 shaping his early years. Learn More