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Bestselling and award-winning author Laurie Halse Anderson will come to McLean & Eakin in Petoskey on Tuesday, January 14, 2014 from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm.

Fragment of a Tapestry or Wall Hanging

Manticore from a medieval Bestiary Manticore from a medieval Bestiary in Latin language. London, British Library, Royal MS 12 F XIII fol-24v Rochester Bestiary from about 1230

Ulisse Aldrovandi, Monstrorum Historia (History of Monsters) late 1500s, a compendium of monstrous and human hybrid races. Here shown are the Cynocephali, dog-head humans said to inhabit a island in the far East. Not monsters in the sense of inspiring horror or fear; these monstrous races were emblems of and unknown world and God's ability to create wondrous creatures.

In Bulgarian folklore this creature was said to hide in dark attics or barns, coming out at night to frighten little children.

The tradition of drawings of dragons derived from Chinese art took a root in Iran under Timurid and Turkman rule during the fifteenth century. Dragons were a popular subject for drawings in Ottoman Empire executed in the so-called saz style, named for the saz qalami, or reed pen. Drawing attributed to Shah Quli, a Persian who became a leading painter at the court of the Ottoman sultan Süleyman the Magnificent (r. 1520–66).