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Otto of the silver hand

Howard Pyle

Otto of the silver hand

by Howard Pyle

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Published by C. Scribner"s sons in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

A story of medieval Germany in the days of the robber barons.

Statementwritten and illustrated by Howard Pyle.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.P993 Ot
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 170 p., 2 l.
Number of Pages170
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6949378M
LC Control Number04035676
OCLC/WorldCa5268512

Feb 25,  · Otto of the Silver Hand was originally published in – and I am amazed that the content within this novel continues to be relevant in today’s society. This story is set in medieval Germany when castles, feuds, barons, knights, kidnapping, soldiers, and rescues were common/5(K). Get this from a library! Otto of the Silver Hand. [Howard Pyle] -- Raised in the quiet and peace of a medieval monastery, the son of a German robber baron returns to his father's castle where he attains manhood and honor despite family blood feuds which bring him.

Otto of the Silver Hand - Howard Pyle (Softcover) quantity. Add to cart this edition is also presented in a larger font for easier reading. Otto of the Silver Hand is a beautiful tale of family, sacrifice, and forgiveness. You can also purchase this book at Amazon. US. Related. Additional information. Weight: g: Dimensions: “This tale that I am about to tell is of a little boy who lived and suffered in those dark middle ages; of how he saw both the good and the bad of men, and of how, by gentleness and love and not by strife and hatred, he came at last to stand above other men and to be looked up to by all.”—from the book Young Otto is born into a warring household in a lawless age. Having no mother, he is.

Born into a robber baron's household in medieval Germany, young Otto is caught in the middle of a violent blood feud. Captured in battle and severely tortured, the brave lad nevertheless grows up to be a gentle and loving person, standing above other men and looked up to by all. 55 dynamic illustrations. May 10,  · The story of little Otto, a gentle, peace-loving child born into the heart of turmoil and strife in the castle of a feuding robber baron in medieval Germany. (Summary by Arctura) First Page: OTTO OF THE SILVER HAND. By Howard Pyle. CONTENTS. I. The Dragon's House, II. How the Baron Went Forth to Shear, III. How the Baron Came Home Shorn, IV.3/5(1).


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When Otto's mother dies, his father sends him to a monastery to be raised. Several years later, Otto is returned to his father, where he becomes involved in a feud between his father and a rival baron.

During this, he loses his hand and has to replace it with a silver one, and gets his name 'Otto of the Silver Hand'/5.

Folks called him “Otto of the Silver Hand,” but perhaps there was another reason than that for the name that had been given him, for the pure, simple wisdom that the old monks of the White Cross on the hill had taught him, clung to him through all the honors that the Emperor bestowed upon his favorite, and as he grew older his words were.

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The Silver Hand is set in the final months of World War I, and focuses on a young French girl, Aimee, and a German boy, Marius.

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A rich and engrossing thread of Romance runs through this tale of the motherless son of a valiant robber baron of Medieval Germany. Young OttoCited by: 2. Jan 29,  · His classic The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood remains in print to this day, and his other books, frequently with medieval European settings, include a four-volume set on King Arthur that cemented his reputation.

He wrote an original novel, Otto of the Silver Hand, in /5. 16 rows · Otto of the Silver Hand Howard PYLE ( - ) The story of little Otto, a gentle, peace. Oct 12,  · Otto of the Silver Hand by Howard Pyle was a charming tale of a young boy caught in the middle of a blood feud between the lords of neighboring castles.

In true Howard Pyle style there was plenty of action, great virtue and equally great vice. It was the /5(22).

Otto of the Silver Hand and Prince Otto The stranger was clad all in polished and gleaming armor, of plate and chain, over which was drawn a loose robe of gray woollen stuff, reaching to the knees and bound about the waist by a broad leathern sword-belt.

Otto of the Silver Hand Howard Pyle The story of little Otto, a gentle, peace-loving child born into the heart of turmoil and strife in the castle of a feuding robber baron in medieval Germany.

(Summary by Arctura) (3 hr 3 min) Splendid title for a splendid book. Completely and /5(24). Preview of Otto of the Silver Hand Summary: Otto of the Silver Hand was one of the first historical novels for young adults to present the realities behind the chivalric ideal.

Pyle reveals the prevalence of cruelty and vengefulness in medieval society. The lesson that chivalry was not always. Oct 01,  · Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.

Otto of the Silver Hand - Otto of the Silver Hand audiobook, by Howard Pyle “This tale that I am about to tell is of a little boy who lived and suffered in those dark middle ages; of how he saw both the good and the bad of men, and of how, by gentleness and love and not by strife and hatred, he came at last to stand above other men and to be looked up to by.

Jan 02,  · The story of little Otto, a gentle, peace-loving child born into the heart of turmoil and strife in the castle of a feuding robber baron in medieval Germany. (Summary by Arctura) Genre(s): Historical.

Otto of the Silver Hand AND the Ruby of Kishmoor by Howard Pyle and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at frithwilliams.com Jan 05,  · This book is available for free download in a number of formats - including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more.

You can also read the full text online using our ereader. The kidnapping of Otto, his adventures among rough soldiers and his daring rescue make up a spirited and thrilling story."- 4/5(1). Sep 19,  · What happens to Otto is grounding because it is grave. Otto of the Silver Hand by Howard Pyle challenges young readers to face the darker regions of history and humanity, and does so with the ardent yet unrelenting hand of a father—for it is a tale of fatherhood.

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1. Otto's father is depicted as a thief and an arrogant man, yet he shows concern for his family and.The book is entitled Otto of the Silver Hand How soon are you aware that Pauline's father orders Otto's hand cut off?

What is the significance of Otto's losing his hand? 4. Is One-eyed Hans an.Otto of the Silver Hand is set in Germany in the Middle Ages. Otto is the son of a robber baron.

His mother dies and his hard-hearted father takes Otto to a monastery to be raised until the age of 12, at which point he comes to retrieve him.

The baron is always at war with another baronial family, and Otto is kidnapped and maimed. Then he is.