Introduction; Basic techniques; Types of beast; 1 Dragons and serpents; Includes: St. George's dragon, Chinese dragon, hydra, firedrake, wyvern, lost church dragon, North American dragon, zilant; 2 Sea dwellers; Includes: Loch Ness monster, leviathan, kelpie, le drac, underwater panther, draug, jormungandr; 3 Demons; Includes: aamon, furfur, lilith, valac, buer, azazel, baphomet; 4 Creatures; Includes: cerberus, gargoyles, gorgon, cyclops, centaur, hypogriff, mantis, sphinx, werecat, frog man, yeti; 5 Winged beasts; Includes: swan maiden, griffin, raven, pegasus, phoenix, thunderbird; 7 Behemoths; Includes: cherufe, varcolac, ween, titans, garuda, the great earth dragon; Index.
Finlay Cowan has worked as a designer for Pink Floyd since 1993, co-writing and designing the films and animations for their stage shows and website, and has worked for several other artists in the field. He bought and designed a cafe-cinema in Brick Lane, London from 1998, and founded Hinterland films in 2001 with Nick Stone. Finlay is currently writing, directing and producing short films and books. Finlay lives in south-east London.