Author: Washington Irving 欧文

Washington Irving (April 3, 1783 – November 28, 1859) was an American author, essayist, biographer, historian, and diplomat of the early 19th century. He is best known for his short stories "Rip Van Winkle" (1819) and "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" (1820), both of which appear in his book The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. His historical works include biographies of George Washington, Oliver Goldsmith and Muhammad, and several histories of 15th-century Spain dealing with subjects such as Christopher Columbus, the Moors and the Alhambra.

华盛顿·欧文(1783年4月3日-1859年11月28日),生于美国纽约州曼哈顿。是美国著名作家、短篇小说家、亦是一名律师,亦曾当过政府官员,是对西班牙及英国的外交官。在文学上最为著名,为人所知的作品包括《李伯大梦》、《沉睡谷传奇》等。1907年林纾翻译的《拊掌录》系美国作家华盛顿•欧文的短篇小说集,书名今译为《见闻杂记》,内容收录有《李伯大梦》、《沉睡谷传奇》等,因为收录十篇短篇小说故称“拊掌”。林纾序说:“欧文气量宏广,而思致深邃而便敏。”

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