“Encyclopedia of Giants and Humanoids in Myth, Legend and Folklore” by Theresa Bane

"Encyclopedia of Giants and Humanoids in Myth, Legend and Folklore" by Theresa Bane

"Every culture has in its folklore and mythology beings of immense size and strength, as well as other preternatural humanoids great or small who walk among us, serving the divine or fulfilling their own agendas. This book catalogs the lore and legends of more than 1,000 different humanoid species and individual beings, including the Titans, Valkyries, Jotnar, y┼Źkai, biblical giants, elves, ogres, trolls and many more."