Monsterology (Ology Series)

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Monsterology (Ology Series)

Monsterology (Ology Series)

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Medusa’s perpetual bad hair days, not to mention the hairiness of the Sasquatch and the female werewolf, are exploited with glee, and a recurring editorial comment is “Gross! The conceit of the book is that it's a facsimile of one published in 1904 but - to my untrained eye at least - the illustrations of the fantastical beasts themselves do nothing to evoke the period. The 103 third parties who use cookies on this service do so for their purposes of displaying and measuring personalized ads, generating audience insights, and developing and improving products. Several jobs later Dugald began working at Templar Publishing, where he worked his way up to Senior Editor, writing and editing many books in house.

A companion to Dragonology, Monsterology is a study of the many supposedly mythical beasts that inhabit our world.It has plenty of beautiful watercolor and ink illustrations and specimens for the reader to touch are attached on nearly every page. A companion to DRAGONOLOGY, MONSTEROLOGY is a study of the many supposedly mythical beasts that inhabit our world.

Helen Ward trained as an illustrator at Brighton School of Art, under the direction of well-known children's illustrators such as Raymond Briggs, Justin Todd, Chris McEwan and John Vernon Lord. In 1985, her final year at Brighton, Helen was awarded the first Walker Prize for Children's Illustration. The ardent student of nature soon learns that those creatures we name foul and terrible monsters are in truth the most fabulous beestes awaiting amaz’d discoverie. An interactive encyclopedia of monsters divided into sections and complete with "specimens", samples, sketches, and illustrations on every page. The book is a faux textbook for budding monsterologists and explains how to seek monsters in the wild and care for orphaned baby monsters (i.The only downside is that it has very few examples from the Americas or Africa, relying instead on European and Asian creatures.

You even get to open Pandora's box, and there's a little pouch containing facsimiles of the oak leaves of the Oracle. You have to touch them and play with them even if you can't read the text the book seems appealing to kids of all ages. Ernest Drake set forth on his yacht, The Hydra for a year-long voyage around the world to start a new science, he deemed it "Monsterology". Monsterology The Complete Book of Monstrous Beasts" by Ernest Drake is, a fictional children's book about about fictional monsters including unicorns, griffins, the kraken, etc. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average.This book is as detailed as any of the previous installments and is a must for any fan of the series. Dugald Steer was born in 1965 and grew up in Surrey, where his love of books and reading led him to study English Literature and Philosophy at Bristol.



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