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The Legend of Sleepy Hollow in mp3 audio format for the iPod and iTunes - 32kbps mono
"The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" is a short story by Washington Irving contained in his collection The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent., and first published in 1819.
The story is set in the Dutch settlement of Tarry Town near a sequestered glen called Sleepy Hollow, around the year 1787. It tells the story of Ichabod Crane, a priggish schoolmaster from Connecticut who is scared away from town by Abraham "Brom Bones" van Brunt, his rival in love for the hand of eighteen-year-old Katrina van Tassel. The legend featured in the story is that of the Headless Horseman or Galloping Hessian of the Hollow, the ghost of a Hessian trooper who lost his head to a canon-ball during "some nameless battle" of the American Revolutionary War and who "rides forth to the scene of battle in nightly quest of his head." From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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