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Author Gilmore, David D., 1943-

Title Monsters : evil beings, mythical beasts, and all manner of imaginary terrors / David D. Gilmore.

Imprint Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, c2003.

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 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  001.944 G422m 2003    ---  Available
Description xi, 210 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents Why study monsters? -- How to approach monsters -- Monsters in the west, I : the ancient world -- Monsters in the west, II : the Christian era -- Windigo : monster of the north -- An American monstruary -- The ogres of Asia -- Japan and the Pacific islands -- Ritual monsters -- Our monsters, ourselves.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [195]-204) and index.
Subject Monsters.
Animals, Mythical.
ISBN 0812237021 (cloth : alk. paper)

 
    
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