Breverton's Phantasmagoria: A Compendium of Monsters, Myths and Legends

Breverton's Phantasmagoria: A Compendium of Monsters, Myths and Legends


By (author) Terry Breverton

List price $24.89
You save $5.28 21% off

Free delivery worldwide
Dispatched in 2 business days
When will my order arrive?

  • Publisher: Globe Pequot Press
  • Format: Hardback | 384 pages
  • Dimensions: 142mm x 201mm x 30mm | 658g
  • Publication date: 4 September 2012
  • Publication City/Country: Old Saybrook
  • ISBN 10: 0762770236
  • ISBN 13: 9780762770236
  • Illustrations note: black & white illustrations, black & white halftones
  • Sales rank: 1,716,573

Product description

A superbly illustrated guide to the mysteries of myth, legend, and-gulp!-real life.

Other people who viewed this bought:

Showing items 1 to 10 of 10

Other books in this category

Showing items 1 to 11 of 11

Author information

Terry Breverton is the author of Breverton's Nautical Curiosities (Lyons Press) and numerous other books on subjects such as the sea and pirates. A five-time recipient of the Welsh Books Council's Book of the Month award, he has presented documentaries on the Discovery Channel and the History Channel.

Back cover copy

A Cornucopia..of Mythical Places, .. People, Beings and BeastsWhere does the boogeyman come from?What creatures feast on faithful men?How do you defeat a minotaur?What really riles a dragon?Where would you find real-life werewolves?What happened to Atlantis?From dragons, vampires, werewolves and fairies to flying carpets, lost cities and modern-day mysteries, this delightful compendium of over 250 weird and wonderful legends, myths and monsters will entertain and astound anyo