Note Years

Andre Norton's own list of years which the Norton estate gave to Jay P. Watts (aka Lots-a-Watts) and were compiled by Juanita Coulson - both devoted fans.

LIST OF YEARS

The Witch World naming system originated in the Dales and was brought to the Eastern Continent by Sulcar traders.

Unnamed years: Refugees of Old Race fled from Escore and created a memory barrier re the eastern mountains. Approximately 600 unrecorded years then pass.

Year of the Cloven Hoof = Dalesmen come to High Hallack. (Horn)
Approximately 400 more years pass, after which the following sequence begins:

YEAR OF THE…

Serpent King = Kerovan is born in Ulmskeep (Crys)
Ringed Dove = Kerovan's sister Lisana is born. (Crys)
Salamander = Almondia and Truan are shipwrecked in Wark. (Dss)
Joisan is born (Crys) (Dsm?)

Phoenix / Fire Arrow
Hippogriff / Bicorn = Elys and Elyn born. (Dss)
Roc / Hill Giant
Basilisk / Sea Calf
Black Adder / Kestrel
Frost Giant
Yellow Dwarf = Dairine cast ashore at Rannock (Sps)
Fox Maiden / Mandrake
Spitting Toad = Joisan and Kerovan axe married. (Crys)
Kobold
Snow Cat
Horned Hunter
Air Spirit
Swordsmith
Crowned Swan
Moss Wife
Fire Troll = The Invasion (Dss)
Leopard
Falcon
Raven
Night Hound
Gryphon = Pact with Weres
Fire Drake = (Tog)
Hornet
Unicorn = (Yofu) (Grye) (Amb)
Red Boar = (Legacy) (Swou) (Jpard = Kethan born)
Gargoyle = (Sps)
Mandrake
Wyvern
Winged Bull
Horn Worm
Dragon Horse = Eydryth born (?)(Song)
Gorgon
Manticore = Alon born (?)
Barrow-Wight
Cameleopard Firdun
Sphinx
Nix
Lamia
Chimera
Harpy
Orc
Werewolf
Horned Cat
Pookaworm
Weld
Hydra
Triton
Centaur
Opinicus
Simurgh
Remorhaz

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