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The story of Robin Hood by Philip, Neil.

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Published by DK Pub. in New York .
Written in English



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  • Robin Hood (Legendary character) -- Legends,
  • Robin Hood (Legendary character) -- Legends,
  • Folklore -- England

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Recounts the life and adventures of Robin Hood, who, with his band of followers, lived in Sherwood Forest as an outlaw dedicated to fighting tyranny. Illustrated notes throughout the text explain the historical background of the story.

Edition Notes

Other titlesRobin Hood (Legend). English.
Statementretold by Neil Philip ; illustrated by Nick Harris.
SeriesEyewitness classics
ContributionsHarris, Nick, 1958- ill.
LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.P55 St 1997
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1000229M
ISBN 100789414902
LC Control Number96039117

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