Otto of the Silver Hand (Yesterday's Classics) by Howard Pyle

Otto of the Silver Hand (Yesterday's Classics)

Written by Howard Pyle
Illustrated by


Otto of the Silver Hand (Yesterday's Classics) by Howard Pyle

About the Author

Howard Pyle

Howard Pyle was an American illustrator and writer, primarily of books for young audiences. A native of Wilmington, Delaware, he spent the last year of his life in Florence, Italy.

His 1883 classic The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood remains in print to this day, and his other books, frequently with medieval European settings, include a four-volume set on King Arthur that cemented his reputation.

He wrote an original work, Otto of the Silver Hand, in 1888. He also illustrated historical and adventure stories for periodicals such as Harper's Weekly and St. Nicholas Magazine. His Men of Iron was made into a movie in 1954, The Black Shield of Falworth.

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160 pages


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Yesterday's Classics

Publication date

13th October 2007



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