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Mythological creatures : a classical bestiary : tales of strange beings, fabulous creatures, fearsome beasts, & hideous monsters from ancient Greek mythology

Publication Type:

Book

Authors:

Curlee,Lynn

Source:

Atheneum Books for Young Readers, Volume 1st, New York, p.35 (2008)

Call Number:

Cubb Curr BL727 .C87 2008

URL:

http://searchworks.stanford.edu/view/8380668

Keywords:

Animals, Animals, mythical, Animals--Folklore, Animals--Folklore--Juvenile literature, Bestiaries, Bestiaries--Juvenile literature, Classical--Juvenile literature, Mythical--Juvenile literature, Mythology, Mythology, Classical, Notable Children's Trade Book/Social Studies 2009

Abstract:

Contents: Pan, the god of nature -- Centaurs -- Triton, the herald of Poseidon -- Gryphons -- Argus, the watdhman with one hundred eyes -- The sphinx -- Polyphemus, the cyclops -- The ram with a golden fleece -- The Harpies -- Talus, the bronze giant -- The Minotaur -- The gorgon Medusa -- The chimera -- Pegasus, the winged horse -- Cerberus, the watchdog of Hades -- The phoenix.; Summary: A bestiary featuring mythical animals such as the gryphon and the chimera.

Notes:

ages 8-11; book level 7