HISTORY OF THE CAT IN THE MIDDLE AGES (PART 10)

Dick Whittington and his Cat: A cat plays a pivotal role in the true story of Sir Richard Whittington, who became the Lord Mayor of London from 1397-1420, and was knighted by Henry V. The story, not written down until 1605, describes the plight of a poor, destitute orphan by the name of Dick Whittington.  […]