ETERNAL CONFLICTIn the book "sleepy hollow" , one of the literary devices is external conflict. there is external conflict between Ichabod and Brom. this external conflict is them trying to court the same girl.
INTERNAL CONFLICTAnother literary device is internal conflict. there is internal conflict because Ichabod has to deal with himself being greedy.
FORESHADOWINGThe final literary device is foreshadowing. this is shown when it says ".... Ichabod felt like he died and went to heaven but that was yet to come...."