Stories of the Written World
The following are just some of the stories that might be known in the Written
World. All of these can be found in the books of the Library at the Cotting
of Alice Told in the Cotting House
Following are the collection of stories that Alice told on those times
she snuck away to the Cotting House, from 2012 to 2016.
(Out of Game: These were the stories told at the beginning of game, as well
as the epilogues told at game end)
Told in the Cotting House: Stories from the Patrons
Following are the collection of stories the Patrons
brought to the Cotting House, from 2017 to 2019, and were read aloud therein.
(Out of Game: These were the stories told at the beginning of game during
the Tales from the Cotting House campaign, as well as the final event epilogue)
of Tales from Scholar Devon Greene
Following are the collection of stories compiled by the Scholar Devon
Greene. These tales had almost been lost to Corruption, but were saved by
a bit of Luck and Chance and the heroics of the Woodlanders. Some colloquially
refer to it as "the Exploded Tome" as a result.
Records and notes compiled by Vigo Cotting on the geneology of the Cottings.
This currently resides in the Library at the Cotting House.
Old Wood (Ealdwood)
From Stories of
Cottington Woods: Niall Hayward
A scroll found with a brief description of the Old Wood (Ealdwood) of
Taken from the Notes of Scholar Greene, this is a story of Niall Hayward
from the long ago of the Robber Barons, who commanded the aid of the Guardian
of the Woods and then swore himself to her service to make amends for the
Tells the Tale of Farraway Burning
This is a story purported written by the Patron, Johanna, of the Burning
of Farraway City during the Great Houseland War, which began in November 2015.
Storybook (A Collection of Tales)
This is a collection of tales: The Velveteen Rabbit, The Story of the
Changeling Who Wanted to Be A Real Boy, The Brave Tin Soldier, The Tale of
the Rat King and the Nutcracker, and Pinocchio
A Children's Picture Book, written by L. Leslie Brooke.
The Stories of Redbridge Stanton
Redbridge Stanton was a famous member of the Society for Extraordinary
Adventurers, who disappeared on a final quest. His exploits are widely read:
Stanton and the Coffer of the Lost Codi
Stanton and the Basin of Doom
Stanton and the Cup of Kings
Stanton and the Kingdom of the Dustland Skull
Young Redbridge Chronicles
from The Songs of the Forefathers of Simrock: Koschei the Deathless
This is an excerpt from the Frostwroth Saga: Songs of the Forefathers
of Simrock, which tells the Tale of Koschei the Deathless.
from a Strange Land
A fanciful tale of a man named Walter Nigel Thomas who grew up among
the Fairies and gained strange powers from them. This is only a story.