King Gromden of Human Xanth is a man from Xanth. His talent is divining the origin and history of any object held. He was first introduced in Crewel Lye: A Caustic Yarn.
Gromden was delivered in 591. He was the husband of a curse fiend, lover of Metria, and father of Threnody. He died in 677. He was 86 years old.
Gromden was the tenth King of Human Xanth. He is the father of Threnody from a brief liaison with Metria.
Novels: Crewel Lye: A Caustic Yarn, Question Quest, Roc and a Hard Place