Breverton's Phantasmagoria

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

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

Product details

  • Hardback | 384 pages
  • 142.24 x 200.66 x 30.48mm | 657.71g
  • ROWMAN & LITTLEFIELD
  • Globe Pequot Press
  • Old Saybrook, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations, black & white halftones
  • 0762770236
  • 9780762770236
  • 2,053,276

About Terry Breverton

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.show more

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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 anyoshow more

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