Howard Pyle

Howard Pyle (1853–1911) was an American illustrator and author, primarily of books for young people. He is known for his engaging and imaginative illustrations and is considered one of the fathers of American illustration. Pyle wrote and illustrated classics such as 'The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood' and 'The Story of King Arthur and His Knights'. He also taught and influenced a generation of American illustrators.


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  1. 1. The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood

    The book is a captivating tale about the legendary Robin Hood and his band of merry men in Sherwood Forest. It chronicles their various adventures as they rob from the rich to give to the poor, outwit the Sheriff of Nottingham, and have encounters with characters such as Little John, Friar Tuck, and Maid Marian. The story is filled with humor, action, and a strong sense of justice, painting a vivid picture of medieval England.