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The big book of monsters : the creepiest creatures from classic literature

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First edition.

Profiles twenty-five monsters from mythology, folklore, and literature, from Medusa the gorgon and Polyphemus the cyclops to Dracula, Frankenstein's monster, and the headless horseman of Sleepy Hollow.

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  • 4 of 4 copies available at OWWL.

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Ontario Public Library J398.25 JOH (Text)
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Palmyra Community Library J 001.944 JOH (Text)
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Victor Farmington Library J 001.94 JOH (Text)
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Warsaw Public Library J 001.944 JOH (Text)
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781523507115
  • ISBN: 152350711X
  • Physical Description: 170 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Workman Publishing Co., Inc., [2019]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 161-164).
Formatted Contents Note:
Here there be monsters -- The monsters -- Āpep -- Beatrice Rappaccini -- Cheops -- Devilfish -- Dorian Gray -- Dracula -- Fafnir -- Frankenstein's monster -- The goblin spider -- The Golem -- Grendel -- The Headless Horseman -- The Horla -- Humbaba -- Mr. Hyde -- The Invisible Man -- The Jabberwock -- The Lamia -- The Lyng ghost -- Medusa -- Polyphemus -- Rakshasi -- The Weird Sisters -- White Fell -- Zahhak -- All the books mentioned in this book -- Further reading -- A note on translations -- Even more monsters!
Summary, etc.:
Profiles twenty-five monsters from mythology, folklore, and literature, from Medusa the gorgon and Polyphemus the cyclops to Dracula, Frankenstein's monster, and the headless horseman of Sleepy Hollow.
Subject: Monsters > Juvenile literature.
Animals, Mythical > Juvenile literature.
Characters and characteristics in literature > Juvenile literature.
Monsters in mass media > Juvenile literature.
Monsters.
Animals, Mythical.
Characters in literature.
Monsters in mass media.


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