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6 edition of Myths and monsters found in the catalog.

Myths and monsters

from dragons to werewolves

by Laura Buller

  • 75 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by DK Publishing in New York, NY .
Written in English

  • Animals, Mythical -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Monsters -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Laura Buller ; consultant, Philip Wilkinson.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesDK secret worlds
    ContributionsWilkinson, Philip, 1955-
    LC ClassificationsGR820 .B85 2003
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p. :
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3702354M
    ISBN 100789497034, 0789492261
    LC Control Number2003268994

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