What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
Robin Hood: A Collection of the Popular Poems, Songs, and Ballads, Relative ...
No preview available - 2017
abbot ancient appears archers arrow ballad beggar better bishop blow bold Robin Hood brave called collection copy death downe earl edition England Enter fair forest four frier fryer gave give gold gone green grene ground hand hast hath head hear Henry hold horne hundred jolly king knyght kynge lady leave Little John live London lord Lytell Johan Marian mark master means mentioned merry monke never noble Nottingham original outlaw play potter pounde pray printed proud queen quoth Richard Roben Robert Robyn Hode sayd Robyn says seems seyde shalt sheriff Sherwood sheryf shoot shot side song soon stand Stutly taken tell thee thou thought took town tree true unto wode wolde wood wyll young
Page 6 - An hundred valiant men had this brave Robin Hood, Still ready at his call, that bowmen were right good ; All clad in Lincoln green, with caps of red and blue, His...
Page 422 - In somer, when the shawes be sheyne, And leves be large and long, Hit is full mery in feyre foreste To here the foulys song: To se the dere draw to the dale, And leve the hilles hee, And shadow hem in the leves grene, Under the grene-wode tre. Hit befel on Whitsontide, Erly in a May mornyng, The Son up feyre can shyne, And the briddis mery can syng. "This is a mery mornyng...
Page 5 - They say, he is already in the forest of Arden, and a many merry men with him ; and there they live like the old Robin Hood of England. They say, many young gentlemen flock to him every day ; and fleet the time carelessly, as they did in the golden world.
Page 297 - I have no money," then quoth the young man, "No ready gold nor fee, But I will swear upon a book Thy true servant for to be." "How many miles is it to thy true love? Come tell me without guile." "By the faith of my body," then said the young man, "It is but five little mile.
Page 383 - Then he put on the old man's hat, It stood full high on the crown : " The first bold bargain that I come at, It shall make thee come down.
Page 297 - then quoth the young man, ' No ready gold nor fee, But I will swear upon a book Thy true servant for to be.' ' How many miles is it to thy true love ? Come tell me without guile :' ' By the faith of my body,' then said the your, j man,
Page 406 - Nor he could not get down. He then bethought him of his bugle-horn, Which hung low down to his knee ; He set his horn unto his mouth, And blew out weak blasts three. Then Little John, when hearing him, As he sat under the tree, ' I fear my master is near dead, He blows so wearily.
Page 385 - The first loud blast that he did blow He blew both loud and shrill ; A hundred and fifty of Robin Hood's men Came riding over the hill.
Page 174 - And he that wolde smyte of the knyghtes hede, And brynge it to me, He shall have the knyghtes londes, Syr Rycharde at the Le; I gyve it hym with my charter, And sele it with my honde, To have and holde for ever-more, In all mery Englonde.