JAICO ILLUSTARTED CLASSICS SERIES is a collection of beloved children's classics read by generations all over the world. Rich with adventures and thrills, these immortal stories with vivid illustrations are designed to delight young readers. ROBIN HOOD, champion of the poor and oppressed, stands against the cruel power of Prince John and the brutal Sheriff of Nottingham. Whilst fleeing from retribution, Robin finds himself hiding out in Sherwood Forest where he meets a lively group of characters, each having their own story to be told. Thereupon, the adventures of Robin Hood, his righthand Little John, Friar Tuck, the cunning Tinker and the other Merry Men have begun.With his band of men, he remains determined to outwit his enemies.HOWARD PYLE was an American illustrator and writer, primarily of books for young audiences.