|The Tale of Troy Unabridged Edition
Contributor(s): Green, Roger Lancelyn, Paver, Michelle (Introduction by), Baynes, Pauline (Illustrator)
ISBN: 0141341963 ISBN-13: 9780141341965
OUR PRICE: $6.30
Product Type: Paperback - Other Formats
Published: May 2012 Annotation: Retells the legends of ancient Greece including the theft of the Luck of Troy, the adventure of Menelaus, and the wanderings of Odysseus.
|Library of Congress Subjects: |
- Legends; Juvenile literature.
- Mythology, Classical; Juvenile literature.
- Mythology, Greek; Juvenile literature.
|BISAC Categories: |
- Juvenile Fiction | Classics
|Academic/Grade Level: Grade 3-4, Age 8-9|
|Series: Puffin Classics|
|Book type: Juvenile Fiction|
|Physical Information: 4.25" H x 5.75" W x 0.75" (0.42 lbs) 207 pages|
|Descriptions, Reviews, Etc.
Contributor Bio(s): Roger Lancelyn Green was born in 1918 and lived in Oxford and at his family home in Cheshire, which the Greens had owned for more than 900 years. He loved storytelling and was fascinated by traditional fairy tales, myths and legends from around the world. He was a professional actor, a librarian and a teacher. His retellings include Egyptian, Greek and Norse legends, plus a retelling of Robin Hood. He also wrote many books for adults, including a biography of his friend C. S. Lewis, creator of the The Chronicles of Narnia. Roger Lancelyn Green died in 1987.