Giants Monsters and Dragons

Author: Carol Rose
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393322118
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Presents short entries on creatures and legends from European, Celtic, and Norse mythology, as well as from African, Asian, Middle Eastern, and Australian traditions.

Big Book of Dragons Monsters and Other Mythical Creatures

Author: Ernst Lehner
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486435121
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Provides an illustrated look at dragons, griffins, werewolves, serpent monsters, sirens, mermaids, and other mythical creatures of land, sea, and air and includes text with legends from around the world.

Encyclopedia of Beasts and Monsters in Myth Legend and Folklore

Author: Theresa Bane
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 0786495057
Format: PDF, Docs
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Here there be dragons--this notation was often made on ancient maps to indicate the edges of the known world and what lay beyond. Heroes who ventured there were only as great as the beasts they encountered. This encyclopedia contains more than 2,200 monsters of myth and folklore, who both made life difficult for humans and fought by their side. Entries describe the appearance, behavior, and cultural origin of mythic creatures well-known and obscure, collected from traditions around the world.

Spirits Fairies Gnomes and Goblins

Author: Carol Rose
Publisher: Abc-Clio Incorporated
ISBN:
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Introduces "little people" from all over the world, including various sorts of trolls, elves, fairies, dreamtime spirits of the Australian Outback, Native American mischief makers, and Nigerian spirits

The Encyclopedia of Monsters

Author: Jeff Rovin
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780816018246
Format: PDF, Docs
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A guide to more than one thousand beasts, specters, and other monsters, from the Bible's Leviathan to Hollywood's Alien, arranged alphabetically and cross-referenced by subject

Mythical and Fabulous Creatures

Author: Malcolm South
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN:
Format: PDF
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YThis] book provides thorough documentation of the best-known creatures of fantasy with a breadth of coverage that is both impressive and delightful. Choice"

The Book of Dragons Other Mythical Beasts

Author: Joe Nigg
Publisher: Fair Winds Press
ISBN: 9781931412179
Format: PDF, Kindle
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The beasts that inhabit the realms of ancient myth and folklore are among the most compelling creatures of imagination. This is a modern collection of animal lore in the tradition of natural histories, including beasts from all over the world.

Native American Mythology

Author: Hartley Burr Alexander
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486122794
Format: PDF, Docs
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This fascinating and informative compendium, assembled by a celebrated anthropologist, offers a remarkably wide range of nomadic sagas, animist myths, cosmogonies and creation myths, end-time prophecies, and other traditional tales.

Encyclopedia of Russian Slavic Myth and Legend

Author: Mike Dixon-Kennedy
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1576070638
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Covers the myths and legends of the Russian Empire at its greatest extent as well as other Slavic people and countries. Includes historical, geographical, and biographical background information.