Animals

The Book of Beasts

Author: Terence Hanbury White

Publisher: UW-Madison Libraries Parallel Press

ISBN:

Category: Animals

Page: 296

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White's The Bestiary: A Book of Beasts was the first and, for a time, the only English translation of a medieval bestiary. White provides an excellent appendix that explains how the creatures of the bestiary influenced the development of allegory and symbolism in art and literature.
Art

A Medieval Book of Beasts

Author: Willene B. Clark

Publisher: Boydell Press

ISBN:

Category: Art

Page: 280

View: 822

Text, translation, and critical study of one of the most important medieval bestiaries.
Juvenile Fiction

The Book of Beasts

Author: John Barrowman

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 336

View: 464

Matt and Emily Calder’s travels through time come to a thrilling conclusion in the third book of the Hollow Earth trilogy as the siblings struggle to close Hollow Earth—and keep the monsters inside. Twins Matt and Emily Calder may be divided by time, but they are united in their mission to close Hollow Earth before the monsters inside can destroy the world. The key to success lies with their Animare talents: they can draw things into life and travel in time through art. But there are monsters outside Hollow Earth as well. Monsters intent on taking control of the beasts for themselves. And the worst monster of all is their own father…

The Book of Beasts

Author: E. Nesbit

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN:

Category:

Page: 24

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The Book of Beasts by Edith Nesbit with illustrations by H. R. Millar. This edition is a republication of "The Book of Beasts" first published in The Strand Magazine, No. 99 (March 1899). The Book of Beasts is a Dragon Fairy Tale Story by Edith Nesbit in which a young boy named Lionel is made King and discovers a very peculiar book in the Palace library. When Lionel opens the book, out of the pages fly a Butterfly and a Blue Bird of Paradise! But when he opens the book again, he releases a terrible Red Dragon.
Juvenile Fiction

The Book of Beasts

Author: Jonny Marx

Publisher: Sterling Children's Books

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 64

View: 427

A compendium of monsters, critters, and mythical creatures to color. Filled with mythical monsters from around the world, The Book of Beasts will take young readers on an epic coloring quest through ancient lands and lore. As they fill in the pages, children will encounter creatures from Aboriginal, African, Mesoamerican, Greek, Roman, Indian, Norse, Chinese, and Japanese tales. On the back of each page, kids will find background on the beasts in the book. Featuring a fully foiled cover.
Fiction

The Book of Fabulous Beasts

Author: Joe Nigg

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN:

Category: Fiction

Page: 408

View: 508

Offers a collection of hundreds of writings, arranged chronologically, that traces the evolution of imaginary beasts over the centuries, from the Babylonian tales to J.R.R. Tolkien

The Book of Prehistoric Beasts

Author: Jonny Marx

Publisher: Buster Books

ISBN:

Category:

Page: 64

View: 685

Delve into history and discover a time when colossal creatures and humongous dinosaurs roamed the earth. Featuring more than 90 of the most fascinating and ferocious animals that prehistory had to offer, readers can colour in the beguiling beasts and then learn all about them by turning to the back of each page.Also in the 'Fantastic Beasts to Colour & Discover' series:9781780554297 The Book of Beasts
Fiction

The Book of Clever - Beasts

Author: Myrtle Reed

Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand

ISBN:

Category: Fiction

Page: 120

View: 897

Reproduction of the original: The Book of Clever - Beasts by Myrtle Reed