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The Element encyclopedia of magical creatures : the ultimate A-Z of fantastic beings from myth and magic

Author: John Matthews; Caitlin Matthews
Publisher: London : HarperElement, 2005.
Series: Element encyclopedia series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"From unicorns, salamanders, satyrs, giants, elves and trolls, to dragons, nymphs, mermaids, werewolves and griffins -- take an enchanting journey through the history, folklore, and mythology of these beasts from virtually every culture in the world."--Page 4 of cover.
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Folklore
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Matthews; Caitlin Matthews
ISBN: 0007208731 9780007208739
OCLC Number: 61756431
Description: xxi, 682 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Series Title: Element encyclopedia series.
Other Titles: Encyclopedia of magical creatures
Responsibility: John & Caitlin Matthews.

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Third in the hugely popular series of Element Encyclopedias, this is the most comprehensive guide you'll ever find to every magical creature from myth, folklore and legend around the world.  Read more...

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