Dragons and dragon lore /

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Author / Creator:Ingersoll, Ernest, 1852-1946, author.
Imprint:New York : Payson & Clarke Ltd., 1928.
Brooklyn, New York : Printed and bound by Braunworth & Co., Inc., [1928]
Description:203 pages, 10 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm
Animals, Mythical.
Animals -- Folklore.
Animals, Mythical.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/1977470
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Notes:Includes bibliographical references ( page 197-199) and index.
Wood, C.A. Vertebrate zoology, page 398 (erroneously dated as "?1929")
Other form:Electronic reproduction: Ingersoll, Ernest, 1852-1946. Dragons and dragon lore. New York, Payson & Clarke ltd., 1928
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Birth of the dragon
  • Wanderings of the young dragon
  • Indian nagas and draconic prototypes
  • The divine spirit of the waters
  • Draconic grandparents
  • Korean water and mountain spirits
  • "The men of the dragon bones"
  • The dragon in Japanese art
  • The dragon's precious pearl
  • The dragon invades the west
  • The "old serpent" and his progeny
  • Welsh romances and English legends
  • The dragon and the Holy Cross
  • To the glory of St. George.