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Tom Walker

a play

by John Strand

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  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Dramatic Pub. in Woodstock, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Drama.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby John Strand.
      GenreDrama.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3569.T689 T6 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination82 p. ;
      Number of Pages82
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3705820M
      ISBN 101583421238
      LC Control Number2003275316
      OCLC/WorldCa51044543

      The Devil and Tom Walker is the story of the two titular characters: the money-grubbing Tom Walker, a cheap and stingy “miser,” who lives with his equally greedy, but more abusive wife, and the Devil, who in this story takes the form of a lumberjack, chopping wood in a deep swamp near an old Indian fortress left over from King Phillip’s. Tom Walker has books on Goodreads, and is currently reading The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald and The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde, an.

      More Books. More by this Author. The most current and probable story, however, observes that Tom Walker grew so anxious about the fate of his wife and his property that he set out at length to seek them both at the Indian fort. During a long summer's afternoon he searched about the gloomy place, but no wife was to be seen. About Tom Walker: Born and brought up in war torn London during WW2. Went to school in Hounslow Middlesex,Became a builder and contractor in the 's, 3/5(2).

      Irving essentially created the genre that "The Devil and Tom Walker'' is written in—a fictional sketch. The fictional narrator, Geoffrey Crayon, relates and views local legends with good-natured skepticism. This devices performs several functions: First, it allows Irving to . Tom Walker's adventure starts deep in the swamps of New England looking for the treasure of Kidd the Pirate. As Tom Walker was walking through the swa.


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