Mythical Creature Bible By Brenda Rosen


Fabulous animals, specters from the shadow world, nature spirits, and sacred beings: these are the monstrous, marvelous, and mythic creatures that have come down to us in folklore and legend.Some probably have their origins in reality; others spring completely from the imaginationand they are all here, in this stunningly illustrated bible.Its rich in history and images, and international in scope, covering dragons and serpents; weird insects like the aztec itzpapalotl; zombies, golems, and banshees; the watery undine; the monkey king, sun wukong; and much, much more.A fascinating and informative work.