Mythical Creatures by James Harpur


Mythical Creatures by James Harpur

Mythical Creatures features some of the most amazing beings ever to haunt the dreams and imaginations of mankind. Each spread features a different category of beasts, from giants and trolls to sea monsters, minotaurs, dragons and the legendary phoenix rising from the ashes. Mythical Creatures will stir young imaginations, fascinate, educate...and bring a shiver to the spine.

About the Author

James Harpur studied Classics and English Literature at Trinity College, Cambridge. He is a published poet and has written and edited a number of popular books for adults and for children on history, warfare, religion and mythology. They include The Atlas of Sacred Places (Henry Holt/Cassell 1994), Eyewitness Visual Dictionary of Ancient Civilizations (Dorling Kindersley 1994), Revelations: the Medieval World (Henry Holt/Cassell 1995) and Warriors (Carlton 2007).

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32 pages
Interest Age: 8+ years


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Publication date

3rd September 2009



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