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by Alexandra Bonfante-Warren

Free eBook Mythical Beasts: Traditions and Tales of Favorite Fabled Creatures download ISBN: 1567999859
Author: Alexandra Bonfante-Warren
Publisher: Metro Books (November 15, 2000)
Language: English
Pages: 176
Category: Art and workmanship
Subcategory: History and Criticism
Size MP3: 1536 mb
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Mythical Beasts book. Mythical Beasts follows the most captivating of these creatures on their journeys, detailing their origins, telling their stories, and offering valuable insights into their human creators.

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The mythical creatures found in folklore do a lot of different jobs, says . Creatures across cultures. Mythical beasts and beings have roots all over the world.

uphold morality, enforce taboos, connect to divinity, warn against dangers and, most importantly, entertain, Young says. The origin of these mythical beings may be based on the very real tradition in Thessaly of hunting bulls on horseback. In fact, some sources assert that the word centaur comes from the meaning bull-killer.

This is a list of legendary creatures from mythology, folklore and fairy tales, sorted by their classification or affiliation. Creatures from modern fantasy fiction and role-playing games are not included. Balayang (Australian)-

This is a list of legendary creatures from mythology, folklore and fairy tales, sorted by their classification or affiliation. Balayang (Australian)-. Chupacabra (Latin American)- Alleged creature reputed to attack and drink the blood of livestock, occasionally described with bat-like features. Camazotz (Mayan bat-god). Leutogi (Polynesian).

Collection by Alexandra O'Keeffe. What others are saying. Hippogriff the Half Eagle and Half Horse Bird.