A fierce dragon plaguing a region of Greece comes into combat with the young prince, Cadmus of Phoenicia. The book's illustrations are famous works of art covering many centuries. 1987.
A collection of short stories featuring dragons, by such authors as Italo Calvino, Kenneth Grahame, and Elizabeth Coatsworth. 1995.
Presents various myths and legends about dragons and discusses dragon lore from around the world. 1993.
Retells the segment from Spenser's The Faerie Queene, in which George, the Red Cross Knight slays the dreadful dragon that has been terrorizing the countryside for years and brings peace and joy to the land. 1984.
When young Arthur is troubled by dreams, Merlin tells him a story about a fatherless boy who himself dreamedabout dragons and the defeat of the evil king Vortigern. 1995.
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Accompanied by a dragon-calling spell, dragon riddles, and samples of dragon wings and dragon skin, a renowned dragonologist introduces young believers to the incredible world of these mysterious creatures where he ponders their many extraordinary abilities. 2006.
This illustrated "field guide" to the habits of dragons brings readers of all ages into a magical and mysterious world where dragons come alive! Young dragon hunters will enjoy the helpful tips, secret maps, and dragon anatomy, while every reader will be amazed by the variety of dragons included. With full-color art from some of the fantasy genre's most talented illustrators. 2006.
Green, Roger Lancelyn
An anthology containing thirty-nine tales of dragon lore derived from ancient and modern sources. 1970.
During a terrible drought, a cheerful, dutiful son finds a magic pearl which forever changes his live and the lives of his mother and neighbors. 1993.
An anthology of fourteen dragon tales from China, Ireland, Macedonia, Germany, Greece, and Rumania. 1964.
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Explains how myths about dragons developed, different types of dragons, what draconologists do, and how different cultures portray dragons. 1999.
Discusses what are dragons, dragon's breath, guardians, and dragon slayers. Discusses the role of dragons in myth, fantasy, art, and literature. 2002.
A collection of both new and previously published stories and poems about dragons. 1993.
An illustrated collection of poems about dragons and other fantastic creatures by a variety of authors. 1991.
A collection of poems about dragons. 1993.
Gresh, Lois H.
An in-depth look at the magical people, places, and creatures of the Inheritance series, including an explanation of the folk references, myths, and legends that form the basis of the books. 2006.
In this humorous poem, Custard the cowardly dragon saves the day when a pirate threatens Belinda and her pet animals. 1995.