The primary narrator in The Legend of Sleepy Hollow is a man at the tavern.
"The story opens with a long descriptive passage offered in the first person by the narrator, who is revealed at the end of the story to be a man in a tavern "
"The Legend of Sleepy Hollow: Summary." Short Stories for Students. Ed. Marie Rose Napierkowski. Vol. 8. Detroit: Gale, 1998. eNotes.com. January 2006. 3 November 2008. <http://www.enotes.com/legend-sleepy/summary>.