Availability: AvailableEdition: Hardcover
Author: Matthew Reinhart
Publisher: Walker Books (Random House India)
Lurking behind this delux pop-up cover, a Kraken grapples with a ship on the high seas; dragons from Eastern and Western traditions spring to life; and a Medusa, snake-hair twisting and hissing, turns the onlooker to stone. Dare you look inside, where an ancient, decrepit vampire rises from his coffin; a lycanthrope transforms in the light of the full moon; and Bigfoot hides behind a tree? Master paper engineers Matthew Reinhart and Robert Sabuda unfold the legends and lore of cultures around the world to reveal these stunning creatures and many more. Pop-up fans and fantasy lovers will be equally enthralled by the dynamic creatures depicted in this astonishing volume, the climax of the Encyclopedia Mythologica trilogy.
Behold the mythical beasts brought to life inside this spectacular pop-up book from master paper engineers Matthew Reinhart and Robert Sabuda. Quiver at Medusa’s stony stare, and track the yeti in the frozen Himalayas. See the dragons of the world take flight, while the ominous kraken grapples with a ship on the high seas. But beware: the vampire is rising from his coffin, and the werewolf is transforming in the light of the full moon. Dare you meet the monsters inside? In this astonishing climax to the Encyclopedia Mythologica trilogy, the kings of pop-up bring together the dragons and monsters from all over the world in one legendary volume. Full of enchantment and surprises, it will enthral pop-up fans and fantasy lovers alike. --This text refers to an alternate Hardcover edition.