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 imaginationåÕåÔ__åÕåÔ_åÕÌàåÕå¢åÕåÔ___åÕåÔ__åÕåÔ_åÕÌàåÕå¢åÕåÔ__åÕåÔ_åÕÌàÌ_å±and they are all here, in this stunningly illustrated bible. ItåÕåÔ__åÕåÔ_åÕÌàåÕå¢åÕåÔ___åÕåÔ__åÕÌàåÕ_åÕÌàåÕå¢åÕÌàåÕ_åÕåÔåÕÌ¦åÕåÔ_åÕÌàåÕ_s 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.