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The Resource The big book of monsters : the creepiest creatures from classic literature, by Hal Johnson ; illustrated by Tim Sievert

The big book of monsters : the creepiest creatures from classic literature, by Hal Johnson ; illustrated by Tim Sievert

Label
The big book of monsters : the creepiest creatures from classic literature
Title
The big book of monsters
Title remainder
the creepiest creatures from classic literature
Statement of responsibility
by Hal Johnson ; illustrated by Tim Sievert
Title variation
  • Book of monsters
  • Monsters
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Profiles twenty-five monsters from mythology, folklore, and literature, from Medusa the gorgon and Polyphemus the cyclops to Dracula, Frankenstein's monster, and the headless horseman of Sleepy Hollow
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Johnson, Hal
Dewey number
  • 001.944
  • 808.803/7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 10 and up
LC call number
GR825
LC item number
.J634 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1983-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sievert, Tim
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Monsters in literature
  • Monsters
  • Animals, Mythical
  • Characters and characteristics in literature
  • Monsters in mass media
  • Monsters in literature
  • Monsters
  • Animals, Mythical
  • Characters in literature
  • Monsters in mass media
  • Animals, Mythical
  • Characters and characteristics in literature
  • Monsters
  • Monsters in literature
  • Monsters in mass media
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The big book of monsters : the creepiest creatures from classic literature, by Hal Johnson ; illustrated by Tim Sievert
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 161-165)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Here there be monsters -- The monster: Āpep -- Beatrice Rappaccini -- Cheops -- Devilfish -- Dorian Gray -- Dracula -- Fafnir -- Frankenstein's monster -- The goblin spider -- The Golem -- Grendel -- The Headless Horseman -- The Horla -- Humbaba -- Mr. Hyde -- The Invisible Man -- The Jabberwock -- The Lamia -- The Lyng ghost -- Medusa -- Polyphemus -- Rakshasi -- The Weird Sisters -- White Fell -- Zahhak -- All the books mentioned in this book -- Further reading -- A note on translations -- Even more monsters!
Control code
on1114266864
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
170 pages
Isbn
9781523507115
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
The big book of monsters : the creepiest creatures from classic literature, by Hal Johnson ; illustrated by Tim Sievert
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 161-165)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Here there be monsters -- The monster: Āpep -- Beatrice Rappaccini -- Cheops -- Devilfish -- Dorian Gray -- Dracula -- Fafnir -- Frankenstein's monster -- The goblin spider -- The Golem -- Grendel -- The Headless Horseman -- The Horla -- Humbaba -- Mr. Hyde -- The Invisible Man -- The Jabberwock -- The Lamia -- The Lyng ghost -- Medusa -- Polyphemus -- Rakshasi -- The Weird Sisters -- White Fell -- Zahhak -- All the books mentioned in this book -- Further reading -- A note on translations -- Even more monsters!
Control code
on1114266864
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
170 pages
Isbn
9781523507115
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations

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