Memoirs by Lady Trent

5 books in series
4.5 out of 5 stars 245 ratings

A Natural History of Dragons Summary

From Scirland to the farthest reaches of Eriga, Isabella, Lady Trent is known to be the world’s preeminent dragon naturalist.

Here at last, in her own words, is the true story of a pioneering spirit who risked her reputation and her prospects to satisfy her scientific curiosity; of how she sought true love and happiness despite her lamentable eccentricities; and how she made the first of many historic discoveries that would change the world forever.

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  • Book 1

    • A Natural History of Dragons

    • By: Marie Brennan
    • Narrated by: Kate Reading
    • Length: 10 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 140
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 132
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 134

    From Scirland to the farthest reaches of Eriga, Isabella, Lady Trent is known to be the world’s preeminent dragon naturalist. Here at last, in her own words, is the true story of a pioneering spirit who risked her reputation and her prospects to satisfy her scientific curiosity; of how she sought true love and happiness despite her lamentable eccentricities; and how she made the first of many historic discoveries that would change the world forever.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Warning - contains a thread of wit so dry it will cut the page that it's read from.

    • By Jackie Burns on 08-08-15

    Regular price: £20.89

  • Book 2

    • The Tropic of Serpents

    • By: Marie Brennan
    • Narrated by: Kate Reading
    • Length: 10 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 44
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 42
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 42

    Three years after her journey through Vystrana, the illustrious (and occasionally scandalous) Lady Trent defies convention to embark on an expedition to the war-torn continent of Eriga, home of the legendary swamp-wyrm. Accompanied by an old associate and a runaway heiress, Isabella must brave oppressive heat and other hazards in order to satisfy her fascination with all things draconian. Her courage, resourcefulness, and scientific curiosity will be tested as never before.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • another charmer

    • By Dennis on 30-08-16

    Regular price: £20.89

  • Book 3

    • Voyage of the Basilisk

    • By: Marie Brennan
    • Narrated by: Kate Reading
    • Length: 11 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 36
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 32
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 32

    Wonders terrestrial and aquatic, ancient ruins, near drownings, and more kinds of dragons than you can shake a wing at.... Six years after her perilous exploits in Eriga, Lady Trent embarks on her most ambitious expedition yet: a two-year trip around the world aboard the Royal Survey Ship Basilisk, to study all manner of dragons. She must cope with storms, shipwrecks, intrigue and warfare to uncover new insights in the ancient history of dragons.

    Regular price: £20.89

  • Book 4

    • In the Labyrinth of Drakes

    • By: Marie Brennan
    • Narrated by: Kate Reading
    • Length: 10 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 25
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 23
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 23

    Even those who take no interest in the field of dragon naturalism have heard of Lady Trent's expedition to the inhospitable deserts of Akhia. Here Lady Trent relates how she acquired her position with the Royal Scirling Army, how foreign saboteurs imperilled both her work and her well-being and how her determined pursuit of knowledge took her into the deepest reaches of the Labyrinth of Drakes, where the chance actions of a dragon sets the stage for her greatest achievement yet....

    Regular price: £20.89

  • Book 5

    Within the Sanctuary of Wings: A Memoir by Lady Trent cover art
    • Within the Sanctuary of Wings: A Memoir by Lady Trent

    • By: Marie Brennan
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