|The Story of Roland|
|by James Baldwin|
|Here are related the daring feats and great exploits of Roland, worthiest of the barons of France in the time of Charlemagne, and those of Oliver and Reinold and Ogier the Dane, all heroes who were his companions in arms and who rivalled him in the number and greatness of their exploits. The story is culled from the works of song-writers and poets of five centuries and in as many languages. Ages 11-14 |
About This Text
This text was prepared by Vanessa Wright, using
as copytext, The Story of Roland, by
James Baldwin, New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1908.
Formatting was added to the text, proofreading was completed, and images were prepared
by Lisa Ripperton.
Since this book was first published before 1923, it is in the public domain
in the United States. By
U.S. law, it entered the public domain 75 years after
its first publication.
Numerous black and white illustrations, by R. B. Birch,
are included in the text.
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