The Story of Roland

by James Baldwin

Description:  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.

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Ages:  11-14
Length:  406 pages
Format:  Paperback, Ebook
Illustrations:  Black and white
Year published:  2006
ISBN:  978-1-59915-040-6
Genres:  Literature, Hero Tales

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Table of Contents

1. Roland and Oliver
2. The King's Guest 
3. The War with the Saxons 
4. The Knight of the Swan 
5. Ogier the Dane 
6. How the Army Crossed the Alps 
7. Knighted on the Battlefield 
8. How Ogier Won Sword and Horse 
9. Roland's Arms 
10. A Roland for an Oliver 
11. Reinold of Montalban 
12. Malagis the Wizard 
13. The Princess of Cathay 
14. In the Wood of Ardennes 
15. Roland's Quest in the Far East 
16. How Reinold Fared in Cathay 
17. In the Gardens of Falerina 

18. Morgan the Fay
19. How Ogier Refused a Kingdom 
20. How Roland Slew a Sea Monster 
21. How Roland Fell into Prison 
22. Bradamant the Warrior Maiden 
23. The Winged Horse of the Pyrenees 
24. How Roland Lost His Helmet 
25. The Battle 
26. Medoro the Moor 
27. Contest for Durandal 
28. How Roland Became His Own Shadow 
29. A Flight to the Land of Prester John 
30. How the Peers Returned to France 
31. How Charlemagne Fought against Ogier 
32. The Vale of Thorns 
33. The After Word

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