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Dragons. From: Historiae naturalis de quadrupedibus libri. Cum aeneis figuris (1657) by Joannes Jonstonus, plate.

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“an encyclopedia of Biblical, chronological, astronomical, geographical, theological, philosophical and natural history subjects. It is an extract or synopsis from different authors, and was begun in 1090 and finished in 1120. Written originally in Latin, it was later translated into French as Le Livre fleurissant en fleurs.

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v. 2 - Favourite flowers of garden and greenhouse / - Biodiversity Heritage Library

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Book of Job in Illuminated Manuscripts, Byzantine Manuscripts with Cyclic Illustration, Rome: Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana.

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Ulisse Aldrovandi 1522 – 1605

by Ulisse Aldrovandi (1522–1605)

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Super cool Grim Reeper Skeleton Skull chill out thrashed #punk #grunge sleeveless tee.

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Detail of a watercolour painting of a dragon, from a manuscript compiled under the direction of Ulisse Aldrovandi.

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Panel with mythological scenes, ca.1790. French, probably Lyon. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Rogers Fund, 1948 (48.79.1) | The top vignette in this panel of furnishing silk shows the abduction of the Roman goddess of spring, Proserpine, by Pluto, ruler of the underworld; the bottom illustrates one of the labors of the Roman demigod Hercules- he is slaying the multi-headed Hydra, while the serpent tries to kill him with its poisonous breath. #spring

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Composizione di 3 stampe su pannello serpente d'acqua, 150x50 cm

The poisonous snakes of India London:J. & A. Churchill,1878 Biodiversitylibrary. Biodivlibrary. BHL. Biodiversity Heritage Library.

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