The Resource Children's book of mythical beasts & magical monsters

Children's book of mythical beasts & magical monsters

Label
Children's book of mythical beasts & magical monsters
Title
Children's book of mythical beasts & magical monsters
Title variation
  • Mythical beasts & magical monsters
  • Mythical beasts and magical monsters
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Retells and explains mythical stories passed down through the generations by ancient cultures from around the world on such topics as heroes, creation, monsters, gods, and immorality
Cataloging source
ETC
Dewey number
398.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BL312
LC item number
.C45 2018
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
DK Publishing, Inc
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Animals, Mythical
  • Monsters
  • Mythology
  • Mythology
  • Monsters
  • Animals, Mythical
  • Mythology
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Children's book of mythical beasts & magical monsters
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes 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
Nature and nation: in the beginning -- The raven who stole the light -- Mama Quilla -- A nation born -- Rainbow snake -- Maori gods -- Maui, the tiny tirckster -- Sedna and the trickster raven -- Kaang and the world tree -- The first people -- Ancient Greek gods -- How evil came into the world -- Flood stories -- Quetzalcoatl and Tezcatlipoca -- Egyptian gods -- A tale of four seasons -- The underworld -- Magic and mayhem: a tall story -- Magical circe -- Odysseus and the sirens -- Shapeshifters -- Werewolves -- Giant bird and monster whale -- Monsters of the deep -- Sacred animals of China -- Monkey Kings's mischief -- Crafty tricksters -- Anansi, the wise spider -- Eros and Psyche -- Plant legends -- Midas, king of fools -- Helpful Nisse -- Hidden folk -- Beware of Bunyip -- Baba Yaga and Vasilisa the fair -- Sinister sack man -- Quests and battles: warrior heroes -- Norse gods -- Thundering Thor -- Going for gold -- Mythical creatures -- Indian gods -- Goddess Durga -- Okuninushi and the white rabbit -- Heracles, the hero -- Warrior heroines -- Theseus and the Minotaur -- Perseus and Medusa -- Trojan war -- Jason and the gold fleece -- Oedipus, the tragic hero -- Dragons -- Beowulf and Grendel the ogre -- The knights of the round table -- Elixir of life -- Gilgamesh, the tyrant -- Lost kingdoms -- City of gold (El Dorado) -- Robin Hood -- Happily every after -- Tell us a story!
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
142 pages
Isbn
9781465474629
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • 3339993
  • (OCoLC)1037895864
  • (OCoLC)on1037895864
  • 3309188
  • 3339993
  • 3456983
Label
Children's book of mythical beasts & magical monsters
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes 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
Nature and nation: in the beginning -- The raven who stole the light -- Mama Quilla -- A nation born -- Rainbow snake -- Maori gods -- Maui, the tiny tirckster -- Sedna and the trickster raven -- Kaang and the world tree -- The first people -- Ancient Greek gods -- How evil came into the world -- Flood stories -- Quetzalcoatl and Tezcatlipoca -- Egyptian gods -- A tale of four seasons -- The underworld -- Magic and mayhem: a tall story -- Magical circe -- Odysseus and the sirens -- Shapeshifters -- Werewolves -- Giant bird and monster whale -- Monsters of the deep -- Sacred animals of China -- Monkey Kings's mischief -- Crafty tricksters -- Anansi, the wise spider -- Eros and Psyche -- Plant legends -- Midas, king of fools -- Helpful Nisse -- Hidden folk -- Beware of Bunyip -- Baba Yaga and Vasilisa the fair -- Sinister sack man -- Quests and battles: warrior heroes -- Norse gods -- Thundering Thor -- Going for gold -- Mythical creatures -- Indian gods -- Goddess Durga -- Okuninushi and the white rabbit -- Heracles, the hero -- Warrior heroines -- Theseus and the Minotaur -- Perseus and Medusa -- Trojan war -- Jason and the gold fleece -- Oedipus, the tragic hero -- Dragons -- Beowulf and Grendel the ogre -- The knights of the round table -- Elixir of life -- Gilgamesh, the tyrant -- Lost kingdoms -- City of gold (El Dorado) -- Robin Hood -- Happily every after -- Tell us a story!
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
142 pages
Isbn
9781465474629
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • 3339993
  • (OCoLC)1037895864
  • (OCoLC)on1037895864
  • 3309188
  • 3339993
  • 3456983

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