Robin Hood"s England by Stephen M. Davis

Cover of: Robin Hood

Published by TimeTraveler Press in Washington, D.C .

Written in English

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  • Nottinghamshire (England),
  • England,
  • Nottinghamshire


  • Historic sites -- England -- Nottinghamshire -- Guidebooks.,
  • Robin Hood (Legendary character),
  • Outlaws -- England -- History -- To 1500.,
  • Nottinghamshire (England) -- Guidebooks.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Book details

StatementStephen M. Davis.
SeriesTimeTraveler"s guide
LC ClassificationsMLCM 93/04997 (D)
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 102 p. :
Number of Pages102
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1570803M
ISBN 100962857602
LC Control Number91065171

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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. However the first known literary reference to Robin Hood and his men was inand the Sloane manuscripts in the British Museum have an account of Robin’s life which states that he was born around in Lockersley (most likely modern day Loxley) in South Yorkshire.

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.

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In 19th-century England numerous scholars embarked on a search for Robin Hood after the publication of Sir Walter Scott’s Ivanhoe in Set inScott’s novel takes place in England. The authentic Robin Hood ballads were the poetic expression of popular aspirations in the north of England during a turbulent era of baronial rebellions and agrarian discontent, which culminated in the Peasants’ Revolt of Robin Hood British tales Sherwood Forest was a royal hunting forest near Nottingham in England.

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The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood, written by Howard Pyle and published inwas based on the early ballads. It depicts Robin Hood as a common man turned outlaw. A book has claimed that the grave is proof that the real-life Robin Hood was a 13th century farmer who committed burglaries, arson and murder.

Stealing from the rich to give to the poor, Robin Hood and his Merry Men are a permanent part of popular culture. Set in England during the reign of King Richard the Lionheart, the adventures of Robin Hood follow the noble thief as he woos the beautiful Maid Marian and thwarts the evil Sheriff of Nottingham.

The story has been around for centuries, but its most familiar elements are also the. These are found in the tales of Robin Hood and the Monk (c); The Lyttle Geste of Robyn Hode (written down c, but probably composed c); and the C17th Percy Folio, which contains.

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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. The sheriff said he'd be the best friend Robin Hood ever had.

Once safe in Nottingham, the sheriff went back to his scheming ways. He concocted an archery contest to lure Robin Hood into a trap.

But Robin Hood escaped the sheriff's trap and killed the sheriff for breaking his word. Robin cut off the Sheriff of Nottingham's head. After the cruel sheriff has killed Robert's father and took his lands and property, young Robert decided to live in Sherwood Forest with a couple of his loyal friends.

There, in Sherwood Forest, he named himself Robin Hood. John, whose brother was out on a crusade, has become an evil King of England. He considered Robin and his company to be outlaws. Robin and friends have been living in caves. Paris: Peter Haddock Limited, [The Children of Sherwood: Robin Hood (lit., Robin of the Woods) was not invited!] [Robin is a children’s hero in other countries, as shown by Patience’s series of children’s books.

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Robin Hood, previously known as Robin of Locksley, was the Lord of Locksley and the Earl of was seen as a hero across Nottinghamshire for giving up his own titles to save the peasants of Locksley and across Nottinghamshire. Often seen by his men as thoughtful and brave, he is also known for being arrogant, naive, and for risking other people's lives for his own : Robin Hood.

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(Passus V) It was not until much later, however, with the publication of Howard Pyle’s The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood, that the legend really became popular in with much of Arthurian literature, the field of Robin Hood studies and popular literature Author: Kristen Mcquinn.

The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood Contents: Preface: from the author to the reader -- How Robin Hood came to be an outlaw -- Robin Hood and the tinker -- The shooting-match at Nottingham town -- Will Stutely rescued by his good companions -- Robin Hood turns butcher -- Little john goes to Nottingham fair -- How Little John lived at the sheriff.

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“In popular culture Robin Hood is typically seen as a supporter of the late 12th century King Richard the Lionheart, Robin being driven to being an outlaw during the misrule of Richard’s brother John (who owned Nottingham Castle), while Richard was away on Crusade,” reports the Nottingham Castle website.

Some historians question whether Robin Hood actually existed, but if the accounts Author: Dhwty. The Robin Hood Inn dates back to and is constructed with traditional stone, which legend suggests was “borrowed” from Hadrian’s Wall itself.

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Robin Hood - the legendary English archer who famously (or infamously) 'steals from the rich, to give to the poor' - has been portrayed in film and television numerous times. Here, following the release of a new film about Robin Hood, historian Sean McGlynn explores the outlaw's enduring appeal and considers whether he was based on a real person.

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Robin Hood legend. The extensive forest of Loxley Chase extended as far south east as Nottinghamshire in the 12th century where it joined up with Sherwood is one of the locations claimed as the birthplace of Robin is maintained that Robin of Locksley or Robert Locksley was born in the area in with John Harrison saying in his Exact and Perfect Survey and Country: England.The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood.

Author: Howard Pyle. Book Summary. In Nottingham, England, during the reign of Henrik II, Robin Hood, and his merry companions were residing in the forest of Sherwood.

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