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The Robin-Hood Society

Richard Lewis

The Robin-Hood Society

a satire. With notes variorum. By Peter Pounce, Esq;.

by Richard Lewis

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Published by printed for E. Withers, and W. Reeve; J. Fletcher, at Oxford; J. Leake, at Bath; and B. Collins, at Salisbury in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[4],108p.,plate
Number of Pages108
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19356583M

The novel “Merry Adventures of Robin Hood” who got famous in Nottingham shire, author Howard Pyle wrote inspired by the tales and legends about a famous outlaw from the 13th century who was helping the poor by taking away from rich. The existence of Robin Hood as a real historical figure hasn’t been proved, but despite that, it has been. The Project Gutenberg EBook of Robin Hood, by J. Walker McSpadden This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at Title: Robin Hood Author: J.

- Robin Hood a legend that lived in Sherwood Forest and was a known thief, bandit, and an outlaw. He was the leader of the Merry Men and one of the most influential figures at that time (Wright, ). The friends that Robin makes and the camaraderie they share makes this a terrific book. Living in the forest, away from the law, they are. High quality Robin Hood gifts and merchandise. Inspired designs on t-shirts, posters, stickers, home decor, and more by independent artists and designers from around the world. All orders are custom made and most ship worldwide within 24 hours.

I. How Robin Hood Came to Live in the Green Wood 1 II. The Meeting of Robin Hood and Little John 7 III. The Wedding of Allan-a-Dale 19 IV. Robin Hood and the Butcher 29 V. Robin Hood and the Bishop 42 VI. Robin Hood and Maid Marian 56 VII. Robin Hood and the Silver Arrow 68 VIII. Robin Hood and King Richard 81 IX. The Death of Robin Hood Robin Hood is New York City’s largest poverty-fighting organization. We provide of the best nonprofits with financial, real estate, and management support. % of your donation goes directly to our community partners. 1 in 5 working New Yorkers earn less than $20, a year. Robin Hood is New York City’s largest poverty-fighting.


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Welcome to the World Wide Robin Hood Society's "Many Faces of Robin Hood" website which has recently been updated in a brand new format that reflects the many ways in which the Robin Hood legend still has a lasting impact and influence in the 21st Century.

Ranging from its traditional historic roots through modern business and media practice to the contemporary. The The Robin-Hood Society book of ballads, books and films, Robin Hood has proven to be one of popular culture’s most enduring folk heroes. Over the course of years, the.

Robin Hood is a celebrated folk hero and a kind of good thief, but the earliest stories about Robin Hood depict a far different character. The first Robin Hood was often a brutal and selfish yet also honorable figure, an anti-hero loved (perhaps paradoxically) by 4/4(7).

In this single book every tale of Robin Hood and his outlaws are included i.e. how Robin Hood saves Allin-a-Dale's sweetheart or how Sir Richard of Legh paid the Abbot and so on.

There are also ballads and poems of Robin Hood at the beginning of every chapter in addition to this there are illustrations which make the book easier to by: 3.

The Robin Hood Society. likes. We are a duo of ladies whom like to help others in need. We've held one fundraiser for a dear friend of ours, and Followers: Walter Scott repackaged Robin Hood for Ivanhoe in the 19th century, while Howard Pyle most famously re-created the legend for a children’s book, The Merry Adventures of.

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 Nationality: English.

Who was Robin Hood, if the man existed, and how has the lore surrounding him evolved. J.C. Holt traces the legend of Robin Hood back to the area of Wakefield and Barnsdale forest in One of the key things that I learned from this book was the distinction between tales taking place in Barnsdale vs.

Sherwood forests/5. Recounts the life and adventures of Robin Hood, who, with his band of followers, lived as an outlaw in Sherwood Forest dedicated to fight against tyranny. Online Stores Book Depository.

Better World Books. Hardcover, The World's Best Reading, pages. Published January 1st by Reader's Digest Association (first published )4/5. Coss, Peter R.

"Aspects of Cultural Diffusion in Medieval England: The Early Romances, Local Society, and Robin Hood." Past and Present (): Rpt. as "Aspects of Cultural Diffusion in Medieval England: Robin Hood." Robin Hood: An Anthology of Scholarship and Criticism.

Stephen Knight. Cambridge: Brewer, Crook, David. The Library of Congress does not own rights to material in its collections. Therefore, it does not license or charge permission fees for use of such material and cannot grant or deny permission to publish or otherwise distribute the material.

Robin Hood, legendary outlaw hero of a series of English ballads, some of which date from at least as early as the 14th century. Robin Hood was a rebel, and many of the most striking episodes in the tales about him show him and his companions robbing and killing representatives of authority and giving the gains to the poor.

Starting as ballads, Robin Hood has transformed from poems and ballads to literature, movies, and TV shows. In the age of film and TV, we are no strangers to the many faces of Robin Hood with such. Other Children’s Books and Audio. Sherwood Forest, or, Robin Hood and Little John (Alfred Mills) A children’s tale of Robin Hood with coloured engravings and a ‘Moral’ section at the end.

Maid Marian and Robin Hood: A Romance of Old Sherwood Forest (J.E. Muddock) Illustrated by Stanley L. Wood. / Robin Hood, His Book (Eva March Tappan) A. With help from the Robin Hood-funded Children’s Aid Society, a nonprofit that holistically addresses the needs of low-income children and their families by providing a range of services from healthcare to academics, sports, and the arts, they have both become confident go-getters eager to take on new challenges.

The legends of Robin Hood are very familiar, but scholarship and criticism dealing with the long and varied tradition of the famous outlaw is as elusive as the identity of Robin himself, and is scattered in a wide range of sources, many difficult of access.

This book is the first to bring together major studies of aspects of the tradition. The thirty-one studies take a variety of 4/5(1). Robin Hood Summary Words | 3 Pages.

Robin Hood, and the Merrymen, where thieves that sought justice from the tyranny of the wealthy, who had been benefiting from the uneven distribution of wealth causing the poor of the country to work extra hard and earn very little. Pyle's book is simply THE GREATEST version of the Robin Hood legend ever written (it is no wonder it has been in print for one hundred years).

The poetic Medieval english is never too difficult for readers of a young age because the dialogue is stirring, a blood-rousing call to adventure with Robin and his merry men.5/5(5).

By far the longest Robin Hood novel, standing at almost half-a-million words, is Pierce Egan the Younger's Robin Hood and Little John; or, The Merrie Men of Sherwood Forest (serialised ). As in Ivanhoe, Robin is a Saxon, although he is not actually outlawed in the novel until nearly the end of the first book.

Being one of the first cohesive books about Robin Hood, The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood, is the most prominent version recognized by international audiences and a source for cinema adaptations.

Filled with action, disguises and humor, the book does not leave anybody indifferent and it is no surprise that it has remained a household favorite 3/5(5). Bradford University approach the YRHS to assist in film about Robin Hood of Yorkshire.(In found out that the film ended up at the censors of Kirklees.) Outlaws and Nuns walks started, Yorkshire Robin Hood Society refused permission to promote their books and postcards by David Norcliffe, the head gamekeeper of Kirklees.The works of two historians will be explored in this piece of work, and their individual thoughts and analysis of the Robin Hood legend.

The first is the work by Holt in his book Robin Hood followed by Hilton’s article The Origins of Robin Hood.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 He also illustrated his-torical and adventure stories for periodicals such as Harper File Size: 1MB.