The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood Author:Jean Leon Huens (Illustrator), Howard Pyle In the England of the Middle Ages many a daring tale was told, many a romantic ballad sung about Robin Hood – the gallant outlaw who stole boldly from the rich that he might give generously to the poor. Like King Arthur, he is a legendary figure. But whereas Arthur was a hero of knightly classes, Robin was the beloved champion ... more »of the peasantry.
My boys absolutely loved having their dad read this to them. And for many months afterward there was a lot of teasing going on if a person behaved in a certain way he was referred to as one of the characters (either good or bad) in the book. One of their all time favorites!