Coverart for item
The Resource Monsters and mythical creatures from around the world, Heather Frigiola ; illustrated by Sky Cybele

Monsters and mythical creatures from around the world, Heather Frigiola ; illustrated by Sky Cybele

Label
Monsters and mythical creatures from around the world
Title
Monsters and mythical creatures from around the world
Statement of responsibility
Heather Frigiola ; illustrated by Sky Cybele
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Mythical creatures are cultural artifacts--creations of the human imagination from all around the world. From terrifying monsters to sacred mystical beasts, weird-looking humanoids, magical birds, and many other fantastic beings, the mythological creatures in this book are sure to enchant and amaze! Discover myths and legends spanning from ancient times to modern day from every corner of the globe. Learn the cultural origins of 240 different mythical creatures, captured in ten chapters and 100 colorful illustrations. You will find terrifying bogey monsters as well as benevolent guardians. Meet creatures that symbolize obstacles to overcome, ones that explain the occurrence of disease, some that ward away evil, and others that were created simply for amusement. Explore mythology from the Middle East, Africa, India, Japan, Mexico, Europe, Polynesia, and beyond. This guide is a ticket to travel the world and discover its strangest magical beasts from the safety of your own home
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Frigiola, Heather
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Folklore
  • Mythology
  • Folklore
  • Folklore
  • Folklore
  • Folklore
  • Folklore
  • Folklore
  • Folklore
  • Folklore
  • Folklore
  • Folklore
  • Animals, Mythical
  • Monsters
  • Yeti
  • Mermaids
  • Medusa
Label
Monsters and mythical creatures from around the world, Heather Frigiola ; illustrated by Sky Cybele
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography (pages 217-219) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
North America -- Latin America -- Ancient Greece and Rome -- Western Europe -- Eastern Europe -- North Africa and the Middle East -- Sub-Saharan Africa -- South Asia -- East Asia -- The Pacific
Control code
on1087285698
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9780764358425
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1087285698
Label
Monsters and mythical creatures from around the world, Heather Frigiola ; illustrated by Sky Cybele
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography (pages 217-219) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
North America -- Latin America -- Ancient Greece and Rome -- Western Europe -- Eastern Europe -- North Africa and the Middle East -- Sub-Saharan Africa -- South Asia -- East Asia -- The Pacific
Control code
on1087285698
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9780764358425
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1087285698

Library Locations

    • Memorial Hall Library (Andover)Borrow it
      2 North Main Street, Andover, MA, 01810, US
      42.6568333 -71.141443
Processing Feedback ...