About the Book
Discover the haunted landscape of the Hudson River Valley and explore the history, legends and folklore of the region that Washington Irving wove into an American archetype. From Sleepy Hollow to the Catskills, these travelogues inform as well as entertain, and act as a guide to this mystical region. Including Irving and Christmas ghost stories, a haunting in New Amsterdam and walking and dining in the footsteps of Poe in New York City. With over 100 original images, plus excerpts from Irving and other literary giants.