Raised by monks after his mother dies in child-birth, Otto's peaceful life is shattered when his robber baron father brings him home to live in the 'Dragon House'. The unfortunate pawn in a game of revenge dating back to before his birth, poor Otto must pay the price for the sins of others.
The Dark Ages come alive in this beautifully told and illustrated story from Howard Pyle. Featuring his intricate historiated initials, chapter heading images, and full page illustrations, 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.