Why not venture down to the library to explore some of the treasures from our collection?
|Map featuring sea monsters by Gerhard Mercator (see below for detail)|
The books on display include:
Homer's Odyssey, translated by Henry Cotterill and illustrated by Patten Wilson
|The Sirens, illustrated by Patten Wilson|
Geography of Ptolemy, with maps and monsters as imagined by Gerhard Mercator
|Detail from map by Gerhard Mercator showing a sea monster|
|Heracles struggling with the sea-god, Nereus by James Millingen|