by Deirdre Headon, Illustrated by Alan Baker
Hutchinson, 1981, colour & b/w illustrations on each facing page, small sized hardcover with pictorial boards, dustjacket, ISBN 009145560X
Near Fine Condition, previous owners inscription erased from front flyleaf, some bumps to edges of dustjacket
'The glorious phoenix, the mighty leviathan, the drunken cactus cat, the monstrous kraken and the tearful squonk are just a few of the fabulous creatures in Mythical Beasts. Alan Baker's delightful illustrations breathe vibrant life into these creatures of legend - products of the ever-fertile imagination of man.'