1836 - Crabtree, John - Concise History of Halifax (2)
|Title||A Concise History of the Parish and Vicarage of Halifax, in the County of York|
|Mentions||Robert, earl of Huntingdon; Robin Hood's epitaph [spurious]; Kirklees; [Robin Hood's Grave]|
By Henrik Thiil Nielsen, 2014-09-18.
"Nea arcir vir as him sa geud
An pipl kauld him Kobin Heud;
Sic utlauz az he, an iz men,
Vil Inglonde nivr si agen."
John Crabtree's book is a somewhat condensed and modernized paraphrase of Watson, a sad example of plagiarism.
- Outside scope of Dobson, R.B., ed.; Taylor, J., ed. Rymes of Robyn Hood: an Introduction to the English Outlaw (London, 1976), pp. 315-19.
- Outside scope of Sussex, Lucy, compil. 'References to Robin Hood up to 1600', in: Knight, Stephen. Robin Hood: A Complete Study of the English Outlaw (Oxford, UK; Cambridge, Massachusetts: Blackwell, 1994), pp. 262-88.
- Crabtree, John. A Concise History of the Parish and Vicarage of Halifax, in the County of York (Halifax: London, 1836);see pp. 310-11.
- Watson, John. The History and Antiquities of the Parish of Halifax, in Yorkshire (London, 1775). The book Crabtree plagiarized.
- Robin Hood's Grave (Kirklees Priory)
- Kirklees Priory
- 1836 - Crabtree, John - Concise History of Halifax (1)
- 1836 - Crabtree, John - Concise History of Halifax (3)
- Robin Hood's Penny Stone (Wainstalls)
- Standing Stone (Sowerby).