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When The Old Gods Return


"Gallus monstrosus" from Aldrovandi's 'History of Monsters' (1642), for more info see

Turkish version of the Wonders of creation, An animal with one horn (name illegible), Walters Manuscript W.659, fol. 106a by Walters Art Museum Illuminated Manuscripts,

Ulisse Aldrovandi, Monstrorum Historia (History of Monsters) late 1500s, a compendium of monstrous and human hybrid races. Here shown are the Cynocephali, dog-head humans said to inhabit a island in the far East. Not monsters in the sense of inspiring horror or fear; these monstrous races were emblems of and unknown world

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The cosmographer and the sea monster (@GallicaBnF, Fr. 1537)


That’s Why I Dislike The Sea

Dangers of the Sea. This is the epitome of my fantasy fascination love of the mysteries of the deep dark sea.


Sea monster

i like sea monsters.