47 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm.
Traces the research scientist co-author's explorations in Greece and the Gobi Desert for the origins of the mythical griffin, relating the story of the ancient Scythians and the griffins that were said to have guarded their treasure.
Includes bibliographical references (page 46) and index.
Mayor, Adrienne, 1946- author.
Muller, Chris, illustrator.