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The Merry Adventures Of Robin Hood [Hardcover]

The Merry Adventures Of Robin Hood [Hardcover]



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About The Book:-The Merry Adventures Of Robin Hood Of Great Renown In Nottinghamshire Is An 1883 Novel By The American Illustrator And Writer Howard Pyle. Pyle Compiled The Traditional Robin Hood Ballads As A Series Of Episodes Of A Coherent Narrative. For His Characters' Dialog, Pyle Adapted The Late Middle English Of The Ballads Into An Dialect Suitable For Children. The Novel Is Notable For Taking The Subject Of Robin Hood, Which Had Been Increasingly Popular Through The 19Th Century, In A New Direction That Influenced Later Writers, Artists, And Filmmakers Through The Next Century. The Plot Follows Robin Hood As He Becomes An Outlaw After A Conflict With Foresters And Through His Many Adventures And Runs With The Law. Each Chapter Tells A Different Tale Of Robin As He Recruits Merry Men, Resists The Authorities, And Aids His Fellow Man. The Popular Stories Of Little John Defeating Robin In A Fight With Staffs, Of Robin'S Besting At The Hands Of Friar Tuck, And Of His Collusion With Allan A Dale All Appear. In The End, Robin And His Men Are Pardoned By King Richard The Lionheart And His Band Are Incorporated Into The King'S Retinue, Much To The Dismay Of The Sheriff Of Nottingham. About The Book:- Howard Pyle (1853-1911) Was An American Illustrator And Author, Primarily Of Books For Young People. He Was A Native Of Wilmington, Delaware, And He Spent The Last Year Of His Life In Florence, Italy. In 1894, He Began Teaching Illustration At The Drexel Institute Of Art, Science, And Industry (Now Drexel University). Among His Students There Were Violet Oakley, Maxfield Parrish, And Jessie Wilcox Smith. After 1900, He Founded His Own School Of Art And Illustration Named The Howard Pyle School Of Illustration Art. Scholar Henry C. Pitz Later Used The Term Brandywine School For The Illustration Artists And Wyeth Family Artists Of The Brandywine Region, Several Of Whom Had Studied With Pyle. He Had A Lasting Influence On A Number Of Artists Who Became Notable In Their Own

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  • ISBN-13: 9789393863249
  • Publisher: Gennext Publication
  • Height: 30 mm
  • No of Pages: 328
  • ISBN-10: 9393863245
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Language: English

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