Robin Hood was not the only famous law breaker in medieval times. Alongside Robin Hood were figures such as Adam Bell and the subject of this blog post, the medieval pirate Thomas Dun.
A paper read at Chethams Library, Manchester – 20 May 2016.
Walter Scott’s novel “Ivanhoe” (1819) is perhaps the best Robin Hood story ever written.
Pierce Egan the Younger (1814-1880) was like the George R. R. Martin of his day. He loved the medieval period,