The Dragon of Wantley – His Tale

This book adds a twist to the usual knight and dragon tale. It is from the dragon’s perspective!

The original ‘The Dragon of Wantley’ is from 1685. In 1892 Owen Wister wrote a novel based on the ‘true’ story of the Dragon. It was a huge success!

Author Wister, Owen. Artist Stewardson, John. Book cover – Boston Public Library, Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic (CC BY 2.0). 1902 version – University of California Libraries, Public Domain. Information from Wikipedia(CC BY-SA 3.0).

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