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The Adventures Of Robin Hood

Written by Roger Lancelyn Green

Illustrated by Walter Crane

Part of the Everyman's Library CHILDREN'S CLASSICS Series

The Adventures Of Robin Hood Synopsis

The story of Robin Hood, said Roger Lancelyn Green can never die, nor cease to fire the imagination. Like the old fairy tales it must be told and told again, for it is touched with enchantment. Placing his hero's legendary history in the reign of Richard I of England. Roger Lancelyn Green has used as his sources the ballads, romances and plays, as well as the literary retellings of Noyes, Tennyson, Peacock and Scott. In this literary mosiac he has brought to life a character who is the archetypal outlaw and popular champion of the poor. Walter Crane, one of the masters of children's book illustration, created the drawing for a retelling of the Robin Hood story by Henry Gilbert. published in 1912.

Book Information

ISBN: 9781857159271
Publication date: 6th October 1994
Author: Roger Lancelyn Green
Illustrator: Walter Crane
Publisher: Everyman's Library Children's Classics an imprint of Everyman
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 275 pages

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