Maud and the Dragon a handful as the strange little creature that was cared for by Maud. Play this story or choose another from the list of Myths and Legends.
In myths and legends of the world, dragons are often fire-breathing, reptilelike creatures with wings, huge claws, and a long tail. They are usually portrayed as.
A look at dragons throughout history, specifically in stories, legends, and folklore. lthough the time that dragons first appeared in myths isn't known for sure. One type of dragon, or sea monster, was feared back in the dragon stories myths of Christopher Columbus. In Greece and Rome, dragons were thought to understand the. Story home Story text Your work Origins Glossary Easy read version. Send to Email Address. Many have speculated about which real-life animals inspired the first legends. For many years, until the mother's death, she visited the river daily and spoke with her child, the guardian dragon. Like its Indian counterpart, the neak is often depicted with cobra like characteristics such as a hood.