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5 edition of Monster myths found in the catalog.

Monster myths

the truth about water monsters

by Staton Rabin

  • 65 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by F. Watts in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aquatic animals -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Aquatic animals -- Folklore.,
  • Sea monsters -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Monsters -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Aquatic animals.,
  • Marine animals.,
  • Sea monsters.

  • About the Edition

    Provides information about the physical characteristics and habits of such creatures as sharks, octopuses, alligators, and barracuda as well as some of the myths about them.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesWater monsters.
    Statementby Staton Rabin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL120 .R33 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination57 p. :
    Number of Pages57
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1554325M
    ISBN 100531152227, 0531110745
    LC Control Number91034420

    Monsters on including Calydonian Boar, Campe, Cetus, Charybdis, Crommyonian Sow, Geryon, Harpies, Khalkotauroi, Ladon, Lamia, Lernaean Hydra, Mares. In fiction. Audrey II: a singing, fast talking alien plant with a taste for human blood in the film and stage show Little Shop of Horrors; Bat-thorn: a plant, similar to wolfsbane, offering protection against vampires in Mark of the Vampire.; Biollante: a monster plant of titanic proportions in the movie Godzilla vs Biollante.; Cactacae: sentient races of cactus people from China Miéville's.

    Satyr men, satyr women, and satyr children. Goat people are a class of mythological beings who physically resemble humans from the waist up, and had goat-like features usually including the hind legs of goats. They fall into various categories, such as sprites, gods, demons, and demigods. Faunus – An ancient Roman nature spirit with the body.   Cetus (Greek mythology/constellation): Most of the sea monsters taken out by Heracles and Perseus were referred to as “Cetus,” which could mean an extraordinarily big fish, shark or sea monster.

    Monsters and Myths provides a wealth of educational and entertaining information on hundreds of different mythical creatures from around the world. Featuring full-colour figure artworks, maps and box features, the book is a colourful exploration of the bizarre beings that have been created by mankind’s imagination over the millennia. A Complete Guide to Entities of Myth, Legend, and Folklore. Variations: Fall Felen When the Fad Felen, the “Yellow Pestilence”, “Yellow Death”, or “Yellow Plague”, came to Wales in the s, it took the form of a column of watery cloud, one end on the ground and the other high in the air.


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