Big Book of Dragons, Monsters, and Other Mythical Creatures
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Big Book of Dragons, Monsters, and Other Mythical Creatures

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Intriguing pictorial archive of werewolves, serpents, mermaids, and other fabulous creatures, accompanied by an engrossing text with tales from around the world. Dramatic images of the sphinx, centaur, and the plumed serpent-bird of the Aztecs, as well as pictures of the whale, octopus, armadillo, and other real animals once associated with supernatural powers. 317 illustr...more
Paperback, 192 pages
Published June 8th 2004 by Dover Publications
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R. A. Danger
The book gives a an introduction on the subject matter on each chapter and may even give a description of the creature like: lindwurm, tatzlwurm, hedgehog, salamander, sea lion, rosmarin, narwhale, ostrich, manatee . Some of the creatures in here are more symbolic in nature then just drawings of the creature or god.
There is art work of: dragons (bible related, medieval, one from Mexico, one from Peru, China, and Japan), one dragon tortoise or turtle, from page 21-43; Azon (a Persian god) and...more
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