Reader recommendation: Washington Irving: An American Original

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I recently read the biography, Washington Irving: An American Original by Brian Jay Jones, and I loved it! Jones did such a fine job of bringing Irving to life that I got moist-eyed when reading of his funeral. I felt as if I’d lost a longtime friend.

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Let me know about a good book you've read recently, or about the book that's currently on your bedside table. Why did you pick it up? Are you enjoying it?