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TitleIconismus II. Ponatur č regione; Fig. I. Homo Villosus mami gradus.; Fig. II. Fœmel la Syluestris in Iava.; Fig. III. Homo Syluestris Pater annorum qua draginta; Fig. IV. Homo Syluestris Filius annoru
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BookP. Gasparis Schotti. Physica Curiosa, Sive Mirabilia Naturę et Artis Libris. Herbapoli (Wurzburg) : J. A. Endeteri & Wolfgangi, 1667. Page 357, Plate 2.
NotesSome freakish creatures raise troubling questions about the supernatural by their resemblance to other-wordly beings such as devils. The hairy creatures depicted here could easily be mistaken for werewolves.
ThemeFreaks Monsters and Prodigies
Subjectsprodigy, freaks, marvelous, werewolf

Devils & DemonsDanse MacabreWeird ScienceBestiaryThe MarvelousThe GrotesquePossession & InsanityFantastic SpaceFreaks, Monsters & Prodigies

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