Cormac's Legendary Bestiary

The First Bestiary of Legendary & Mythical Creatures


Published in 6438 by Eddard Cormac, a little known Castrillian Biologist, Cormac's Legendary Bestiary contains entries on a wide variety of creatures that he encountered during his travels around the world. Many of them are creatures classified by Eddard as "Legendary" (hence the book's title)- a classification that included some of the world's largest, and frequently most dangerous, creatures inhabiting the land, sea, and sky. The book also includes entries for hybrids, and dragons.   The first bestiary of its kind, Eddard managed to produce an original work that brought a new perspective to the subject of mythic and legendary creatures. The existence of his book, however, is not widely known and copies are difficult to find. There is also significant debate as to its accuracty- though such debate largely occurs between non-Biologists who have never encountered the creatures Eddard spent his life studying in the field.   Written in the Common Tongue, Eddard's goal was to make the book as easily understood as possible, by the largest number of people. For that reason, entries are also kept short with a focus on basics- as well as a few tips on how to deal with encounters should one wind up in the presence of (or even attacked by) one. It is by no means a small book, however, and contains over 700 pages in total, all beautifully illustrated on linen paper and bound in thick hide.
Type
Large Book   Make
Traditional Bookbinding
Author
Eddard Cormac   Author Date
4 Jenethi 6438   Rarity
Very Rare

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Creatures appearing in the Bestiary TOC include Subnautica 5E conversions, Pokémon 5E conversions, Witcher 5E conversions, Amellwind's Monster Hunter World 5E conversions, various Homebrew creatures from miscellaneous sources, and standard DnD 5E creatures released by Wizards of the Coast. Appropriate credits for each creature will be given on their individual articles whenever creatures are uploaded to World Anvil.
 
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