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Fabulous creatures, mythical monsters, and animal power symbols

Cassandra Eason

Fabulous creatures, mythical monsters, and animal power symbols

a handbook

by Cassandra Eason

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animals -- Mythology,
  • Animals -- Folklore,
  • Animals -- Symbolic aspects

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [167]-173) and index

    StatementCassandra Eason
    GenreFolklore
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL325.A6 E27 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 181 p. :
    Number of Pages181
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17249574M
    ISBN 100275994252
    ISBN 109780275994259
    LC Control Number2007035367

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