RIP VAN WINKLE
If you enjoyed yesterday’s story, then you’ll also enjoy these two audio versions of another classic Washington Irving tale.
First, listen to Walter Houston narrating this delightful 15 minute abridged version of this classic American wonder story from an old children’s album. Just listen to it!
Click HERE to play online, or to download, RIGHT CLICK and “save as” to your computer!
Then, if you want to hear the unabridged original story (1 hour long), we’ve got that too. Just click HERE to play online, or download, RIGHT CLICK and “save as” to your computer!
This illustration is of Dutch people playing nine pins (kegelen), the same game played by the mountain men in the story. Painted 1650-1660 by Jan Steen.