“…Deep dread and loathing of her solitude Fell on her, from which mood was born Scorn of herself; again, from out that mood Laughter at her self-scorn. “What! is not this my place of strength,” she said, “My spacious mansion… Read More ›
Engraving by Pierre Denys de Montfort of gigantic octopus Architeuthis (Le Poulpe Colossal) attacking a merchant ship, 1810.
Illustration for De Monstris (Monsters) by Fortunio Liceti, 1665.