Journals Higher Education



Published: 09 November 2021

480 Pages | 30 colour illustrations, 29 black-and-white illustrations

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198830184

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The Dragon in the West

From Ancient Myth to Modern Legend

Daniel Ogden

  • The first substantial account in any language of the evolution of the modern dragon
  • Traces our modern understanding of the creature back to its ancient Greek and Roman roots
  • Includes many stories given in accessible translation from Greek, Latin, and Norse sources