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Classic Starts�: the Adventures of Robin Hood Retold from the Howard Pyle Original

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ISBN-10: 140271257X

ISBN-13: 9781402712579

Edition: 2004

Authors: Howard Pyle, John Burrows, Lucy Corvino, Arthur Pober, Arthur Pober

List price: $6.95
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Following Sterling's spectacularly successful launch of its children's classic novels (240,000 books in print to date),comes a dazzling new series: Classic Starts. The stories are abridged; the quality is complete. Classic Starts treats the world's beloved tales (and children) with the respect they deserve--all at an incomparable price. He robbed from the rich and gave to the poor, and had escapades enough to please any adventure-loving child. Now even the youngest readers can have the chance to enter Sherwood Forest with Robin's band of merry men, and meet such unforgettable characters as Friar Tuck, Little John, Allan-a-Dale, the nasty Sheriff of Nottingham, and wicked King John. Every…    
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Book details

List price: $6.95
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Co., Inc.
Publication date: 3/1/2005
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 160
Size: 5.37" wide x 7.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.660
Language: English

Howard Pyle was born March 5, 1853 in Wilmington, Delaware. Pyle was a Quaker and attended the Friends' School in Wilmington. At sixteen he began three years of daily commutes to Philadelphia in order to study under the Belgian artist Van der Weilen. After three years of study, he set up a studio in Wilmington and helped his father in his leather business while beginning his fledgling career as an illustrator. His earliest work was published in Scribner's Monthly in 1876. He moved to New York, where he was associated to some extent with the Art Students' league of New York City during 1876-77. His early illustrations, short stories and poems appeared in the leading New York periodicals in…