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The magical history of mermaids / Russ Thorne ; foreword by Tera Lynn Childs.

Thorne, Russ, (author.). Childs, Tera Lynn, (writer of foreword.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Noble Co PL - East (Avilla) 398.2 THO (Text) 38131004462106 NCPLE-Non-fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781787551992
  • ISBN: 9781786647931
  • Physical Description: 127 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: London, United Kingdom : Flame Tree Publishing, 2018.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Meet the mermaids -- The first mermaids -- Fins & folklore -- Mermaids on stranger tides -- Close encounters of the mermaid kind -- Tall tails : mermaids in stories & poetry -- Finstagram : mermaids in art -- Songs of the sirens -- Making a splash : mermaids in film & TV -- Modern mermaids -- A mermaid speaks! -- A positive force.
Summary, etc.:
Sightings of mermaids have been recorded throughout ancient history and have become a source of inspiration for artists throughout the world. This delightful history is beautifully illustrated by contemporary artists.
Subject: Mermaids > Juvenile literature.
Mermaids in art > Juvenile literature.
Mermaids in literature > Juvenile literature.
Mermaids in motion pictures > Juvenile literature.
Mermaids in music > Juvenile literature.
REFERENCE / Curiosities & Wonders.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Folklore & Mythology.

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