The Pied Piper Of Hamelin

By Robert Browning

Frederick Worne & Co., 1842

In 1284, while the town of Hamelin was suffering from a rat infestation, a piper dressed in multicolored ("pied") clothing appeared, claiming to be a rat-catcher. He promised the mayor a solution to their problem with the rats. The mayor, in turn, promised to pay him for the removal of the rats

Create Recording for this Book