Roger Lancelyn Green

Roger Lancelyn Green was born in 1918 and lived in Oxford and at his family home in Cheshire, which the Greens had owned for more than 900 years. He loved storytelling and was fascinated by traditional fairy tales, myths and legends from around the world. He was a professional actor, a librarian and a teacher. His retellings include Egyptian, Greek and Norse legends, plus a retelling of Robin Hood. He also wrote many books for adults, including a biography of his friend C. S. Lewis, creator of the The Chronicles of Narnia. Roger Lancelyn Green died in 1987.

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    • Tales of the Greek Heroes

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    • By: Roger Lancelyn Green
    • Narrated by: Alex Jennings, Rula Lenska, David Rintoul
    • Length: 2 hrs and 52 mins
    • Abridged
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    Walk amongst the gods and men. The beautiful land of Greece is haunted by more than three thousand years of legend and history....

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    • Wonderful overview of Greek Mythology for children

    • By EmilyK on 08-10-17

    Regular price: $15.49

    • The Tale of Troy

    • By: Roger Lancelyn Green
    • Narrated by: Edward Lewis
    • Length: 4 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The Tale of Troy tells of the last great adventure of the Heroic Age....

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    • By Rob on 09-03-07

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