This concise encyclopedia provides scholars and students with a comprehensive and authoritative A-Z of monsters throughout the ages. It is the first major reference book on monsters for the scholarly market. Over 200 entries written by experts in the field are accompanied by an overview introduction by the editor. Generic entries such as 'ghost' and 'vampire' are cross-listed with important specific manifestations of that monster. This book is an invaluable resource for all students and scholars and an essential addition to library reference shelves.The cave-dwelling Morlocks of H.G. Wellsa#39;s 1895 novel, The Time Machine, can also be considered a species of troglodytes. ... Other humorous depictions of cave-men appear in the comic strips B.C., Alley Oop, and The Far Side, and in theanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Ashgate Encyclopedia of Literary and Cinematic Monsters|
|Author||:||Professor Jeffrey Andrew Weinstock|
|Publisher||:||Ashgate Publishing, Ltd. - 2014-02-28|