Last edited by Zulukree
Saturday, May 9, 2020 | History

5 edition of Robin Hood and the outlaws of Sherwood Forest found in the catalog.

Robin Hood and the outlaws of Sherwood Forest

by George Emmett

  • 87 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Routledge in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Sherwood Forest (England)
    • Subjects:
    • Robin Hood (Legendary character) -- Fiction.,
    • Outlaws -- Fiction.,
    • Great Britain -- History -- Richard I, 1189-1199 -- Fiction.,
    • Sherwood Forest (England) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index.

      StatementGeorge Emmett.
      GenreFiction.
      SeriesRobin Hood classic fiction library ;, v. 8, Routledge library of folklore and popular culture
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR1309.R58 R63 vol. 8, PR4699.E77 R63 vol. 8
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3310875M
      ISBN 100415364728
      LC Control Number2004061407

      In Nottingham, England, during the reign of Henrik II, Robin Hood, and his merry companions were residing in the forest of Sherwood. Robin Hood was an outlaw loved by people because of his willingness to help. When he was eighteen years old, he decided to participate in a king’s archery contest, fighting for the beer as a first prize.   Robin Hood, Maid Marian, and the merry outlaws of Sherwood Forest repeatedly outwit the sheriff of Nottingham and befriend the poor. Edition Notes RL /5(2).

        The Outlaws of Sherwood. by Robin McKinley. By the end of the day a man lay dead in the King's Forest, and Robin was an outlaw with a price on his head. There have been many tales and ballards about the man we know as Robin Hood, and the lady Marian, Little John, Will Scarlet and the rest. Buy the Paperback Book The Outlaws Of Sherwood by Robin Mckinley at , Canada's largest bookstore. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders.

      The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood How Robin Hood Cane to Be an Outlaw I N MERRY ENGLAND in the time of old, when good King Henry the Second ruled the land, there lived within the green glades of Sherwood Forest, near Nottingham Town, a famous outlaw whose name was Robin Hood. No archer ever lived that could speed a gray goose shaft with such skillFile Size: 1MB.   ‎ The Newbery Medal–winning author of The Hero and the Crown brings the Robin Hood legend to vivid life. Young Robin Longbow, subapprentice forester in the King’s Forest of Nottingham, must contend with the dislike of the Chief Forester, who bullies Robin in memory of /5(12).


Share this book
You might also like
bryozoan genus Skylonia Thomas (cheilostomata).

bryozoan genus Skylonia Thomas (cheilostomata).

Slime-mold beetles of the genus Agathidium Panzer in North and Central America.

Slime-mold beetles of the genus Agathidium Panzer in North and Central America.

Depository institutions

Depository institutions

Horse Classics

Horse Classics

In Committee of Supplies, Watertown, May 8th, 1775.

In Committee of Supplies, Watertown, May 8th, 1775.

Welding Alcoa aluminum.

Welding Alcoa aluminum.

Embarquement in media

Embarquement in media

Rapport de La Reunion de Preparation Et de Planification de La Campagne 2000...

Rapport de La Reunion de Preparation Et de Planification de La Campagne 2000...

U.S. corporate interests in South Africa

U.S. corporate interests in South Africa

Arab industrialisation and economic integration

Arab industrialisation and economic integration

Macomene Kleronomia

Macomene Kleronomia

Wireless Information Networks

Wireless Information Networks

Robin Hood and the outlaws of Sherwood Forest by George Emmett Download PDF EPUB FB2

Forced to flee into the forest he knows so well, Robin in the Hood soon finds himself the reluctant hero as people flock to his side. McKinley's 'The Outlaws of Sherwood' possesses a deceptively simple narrative, but when the reader considers the changes wrought because of what people believe, this novel becomes both necessary and by: 6.

The Outlaws of Sherwood takes a realistic approach to the legendary outlaw and his band of merry, uh, persons. In this version, Robin is not the son of an earl, but instead a yeoman forester who stumbles reluctantly into leadership when he accidentally kills another forester/5.

robin hood outlaws of sherwood little john robin mckinley merry men sheriff of nottingham king richard marian Robin Hood and the outlaws of Sherwood Forest book much sherwood forest hero and the crown friar tuck howard pyle maid marian mckinley books men and women hood legend john and will scarlet writing style guy of gisbourne chief forester/5().

Hide your own Little Outlaw at our Sherwood Forest event. 9th April Inspiring young minds at Beeston Fields Primary School 9th April Get the Robin Hood’s Little Outlaws. Listen to Chapter 3 of Robin Hood Audiobook. Robin searched the forest alone. He followed paths and crossed rivers.

At last he came to a part of the wood where the sun did not shine. Telegram Channel Robin Hood Chapter 3: The Outlaws of Sherwood Forest. Story; Robin Hood. The author of The Blue Sword retells the adventures of Robin Hood and his band of outlaws who live in Sherwood Forest in twelfth-century England.

Maid Marian by Elsa Watson An orphan and heiress to a large country estate, Marian Fitzwater is wed at the age of five to an equally young nobleman, Lord Hugh of Sencaster, a union that joins her. The History of Robin Hood, Captain of the Merry Outlaws of Sherwood Forest (Alnwick: W.

Davison), Hockliffe Collection, Polhill Library, University of Bedfordshire. Maid Marian (Thomas Love Peacock), London, T. Hookham,reprinted.

According to Peacock, ‘This little work with the exception of the last three chapters, was. Sherwood by Meagan Spooner is a Robin Hood retelling that includes delightful twists and turns. Robin of Locksley is dead, leaving his fiancé, Maid Marian, behind.

Wracked with grief, Marian isnt sure how to go on, but theres one thing she does know: the /5. The subject 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 outlaw from Nottinghamshire who robs. The central figure in the folk-lore Robin Hood is an outlaw and excellent archer known for stealing from the rich and giving to the poor.

Robin and his group of outlaws known as the Merry Men lived in and operated out of Sherwood Forest. In the early ballad A Gest of Robyn Hode Robin is said to have gained a pardon from King Edward. Later Robin Hood's story was First Appearance: 13 Century English Folklore. The Guest of Robin Hood. Of all the thieves and highway robbers who have ever lived, by far the politest was Robin Hood.

He liked to entertain those he robbed as guests in his own home. Although his home was a rough camp in Greenwood, which was in the thickest and darkest part of Sherwood forest.

His table was always heavy with rich food and wine. More books-The Forestwife, by Theresa Thomlinson (and sequel Child of the May)and for adults, Lady of the Forest is an awesome Robin Hood story(but not for children)There's not many good books (interesting ones) about Robin if you like Robin Hood, definately read The Outlaws of Sherwood.

8-)Cited by: 6. The author retells the adventures of Robin Hood and his band of outlaws who live in Sherwood Forest in twelfth-century England.

About the Author Robin McKinley has won various awards and citations for her writing, including the Newbery Medal for The Hero and the Crown and a Newbery Honor for The Blue Sword/5(81).

Before he becomes an outlaw, Robin Hood is the rightful earl of Huntingdon. The times are corrupt, however, and Robin’s father is dispossessed of his estates. Young Robin is driven into Sherwood Forest, where he protests social injustice by organizing a band of outlaws to prey on the rich to give to the poor.

English painter Edmund George Warren’s painting of Robin Hood and his Merry Men in Sherwood Forest. The outlaws gathered in the greenwood under the great tree reflect a set of idealized symbols of old England many centuries in the making.

One of the oldest known written ballads about the forest outlaw, “Robin Hood and the Monk. About The Outlaws of Sherwood. New York Times bestselling author Robin McKinley’s vivid retelling of the classic story of Robin Hood breathes contemporary life into these beloved adventures-with Marian taking a pivotal role as one of Robin’s best archers.

Robin is an apprentice forester in the woods of Nottingham. The author retells the adventures of Robin Hood and his band of outlaws who live in Sherwood Forest in twelfth-century England.

The outlaws of Sherwood by McKinley, Robin. Publication date Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by MishelP-loader on Aug SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages:   Her other books include Sunshine; the New York Times bestseller Spindle's End; two novel-length retellings of the fairy tale Beauty and the Beast, Beauty and Rose Daughter; and a retelling of the Robin Hood legend, The Outlaws of Sherwood.

She lives with her husband, the English writer Peter Dickinson/5(40). The Outlaws of Sherwood - Ebook written by Robin McKinley. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Outlaws of Sherwood/5(34).

The Outlaws of Sherwood by Robin McKinley is a historical fiction re-telling of the legend of Robin Hood, in which Robin, a poor forester, kills a man in self-defense and takes refuge in Sherwood forest with a group of friends, where they hide from the evil sheriff of Nottingham and take petty revenge on the greedy Norman nobility.

If that description above sounds like every Robin Hood. English painter Edmund George Warren’s painting of Robin Hood and his Merry Men in Sherwood Forest. The outlaws gathered in the greenwood under the great tree reflect a .1st Edition Published on Ap by Routledge First published in Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Robin Hood and the Outlaws of Sherwood Forest: Robin Hood: Classic Fic.Robin Longbow is a sub-apprentice forester in Sherwood Forest, barely eking out a living-and barely able to control his temper when he is confronted by the taunts of the Chief Forester's favorite.

One careless shot, and he has killed the man. From then on, Robin is on the run-but he is not alone. Joined first by his friends Much and Marian, then by more and more people who /5(23).