domingo, 27 de fevereiro de 2011

The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood


In merry England in the time of old, when good King Henry the Second ruled the land, there lived within the green glades of Sherwood Forest, near Nottingham Town, a famous outlaw whose name was Robin Hood. No archer ever lived that could speed a gray goose shaft with such skill and cunning as his, nor were there ever such yeomen as the sevenscore merry men that roamed with him through the greenwood shades. Right merrily they dwelled within the depths of Sherwood Forest, suffering neither care nor want, but passing the time in merry games of archery or bouts of cudgel play, living upon the King’s venison, washed down with draughts of ale of October brewing.


How Robin Hood Came to Be an Outlaw, do livro
The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood, Howard Pyle.
A obra completa, no site do Domínio Público, pode ser acessada aqui.
 

2 comentários:

thalesmolina disse...

Fazia um tempo que não passava por aqui, e cara, cada vez melhores os trabalhos. Lindas as aquarelas, parabéns!

Camilla disse...

Volte quando quiser, Thales, será sempre bem-vindo!