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story of Robin Hood, and other tales of adventure and battle. by Andrew Lang

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Published by Schocken Books in New York .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

StatementIllustrated by H. J. Ford.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.L25 Sw3
The Physical Object
Pagination204 p.
Number of Pages204
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5610763M
LC Control Number68018494

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Good presentation of the most popular Robin Hood stories - the archery contest, the saving of Will Scarlet, etc. Much easier than Howard Pyle's charming book (which I think is too hard for most elementary and junior high students). My 8-yr old son is enjoying me reading it to him. Some 8-yr olds could read alone/5(7). The adventure of Robin Hood was 3 of 5 only part I didn't like about the book was the older words that are a little difficult to the story was ok by the means of the excitment like when Robin Hood and his merry men were in band of Robin Hoods clan trying to live off the land was breath the end in the depths of sherwood forest robbing and scaring people off /5. For centuries, readers have enjoyed the tales of Robin Hood and his band of outlaws. These classic stories tell of the characters’ struggles against and triumphs over injustice, tyranny, and. The Fantastic Adventures of Robin Hood (Martin H. Greenberg, Editor) A collection of widely diverse short stories by various authors that add various twists of fantasy, science fiction, and horror to the legend. Some of the authors are: Mike Resnick, George Alec Effinger, Nancy A. Collins, and Clayton Emery, who contributed Robin Hood’s Treasure (see his other tales on this page).

A beautifully illustrated picture book that brings the legend of the mysterious outlaw Robin Hood to life for little children. Robin makes a daring raid on the castle of the evil Sheriff of Nottingham in order to rescue the prisoners held inside. Specially rewritten for young children, the story features well-known characters including Maid. STORIES OF ROBIN HOOD 6 he lay on the grass. The bitterness and anger had all melted out of his heart; only sorrow was left. In the dim evening light Robin knelt bareheaded on the green grass to say his prayers. Then, still bareheaded, he stood up and swore an oath. This was the oath:— “I swear to honour God and the King. Robin Hood is a legendary heroic outlaw originally depicted in English folklore and subsequently featured in literature and film. According to legend, he was a highly skilled archer and some versions of the legend, he is depicted as being of noble birth, and in modern retellings he is sometimes depicted as having fought in the Crusades before returning to England to find his lands Nationality: English. A long time ago, in England, the legend of Robin Hood was born. Robin Hood lived in Sherwood Forest where he practiced archery and defended the poor f.

It is easy to understand how tales of Robin Hood became popular with the common man; this is how he would like to have lived, a carefree life in the forest with a feast every day and money to boot. The ballads were not concerned with the politics or problems of medieval England, they are adventure stories meant to entertain and amuse.   Pebbles present Classic Adventure Stories in English for kids. The most famous stories such as Gulliver's Travels, Robinhood, Robinson Crusoe, Sinbad The Sailor, Treasure Island. THE ROBIN HOOD TWEET-ALONG - I'll be hosting live Twitter watch parties for the Disney Robin Hood cartoon and Adventures of Robin Hood with Errol Flynn. Come join in the fun in April and May ! THE ROBIN HOOD: BOLD OUTLAW YOUTUBE LECTURES - In I started recording some videos about the Robin Hood legend. In Howard Pyle's The Adventures of Robin Hood, you will find all the old stories and legends of Robin, his merry band of outlaws, Friar Tuck, Maid Marion, and of course the wicked Sheriff of Nottingham/5().