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INDIA: SNAKE, 1887.
'A snake in the house' of a British family. Wood engraving, English, 1887.
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DORÉ: THE RAVEN, 1882.
'Tis some visitor entreating entrance at my chamber door—
Some late visitor entreating entrance at my chamber door...' Engraving by Gustave Doré, 1882, for an 1884 edition of 'The Raven' by Edgar Allan Poe.
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DORÉ: THE RAVEN, 1882.
'Here I opened wide the door; Darkness there and nothing more.' Engraving by Gustave Doré, 1882, for an 1884 edition of 'The Raven' by Edgar Allan Poe.
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DORÉ: THE RAVEN, 1882.
'Open here I flung the shutter.' Engraving by Gustave Doré, 1882, for an 1884 edition of 'The Raven' by Edgar Allan Poe.
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DR. JEKYLL & MR. HYDE.
'An expression of such abject terror and despair.' An illustration by Edmund J. Sullivan, from a 1928 edition of Robert Louis Stevenson's 'The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde.' Full credit: KPA - ullstein bild / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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AIR RAID SURVIVORS, 1944.
Survivors after an air raid on the city Mannheim, 1944.
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DORÉ: THE RAVEN, 1882.
'A stately Raven of the saintly days of yore; Not the least obeisance made he; not a minute stopped or stayed he...' Engraving by Gustave Doré, 1882, for an 1884 edition of 'The Raven' by Edgar Allan Poe.
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MEXICO: MISSIONARIES.
One friar protects his followers from attacking demons, while another tries to convert two Mexican Indians to Christianity. Illumination from the Chronicles of Michoacán, by Pablo Beaumont, c1750.
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MAXIMILIEN ROBESPIERRE
(1758-1794). French revolutionist. The arrest of the wounded Robespierre on 27 July 1794 (10 Thermidor, Year 2). Etching, French, 1817.
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MEXICO: CHRISTIAN MARTYRS.
Tlaxcalan Indian Christian children are clubbed to death by native villagers. Oil on canvas, detail, c18th century.
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0216675
DAY THE WORLD ENDED, 1955.
Poster for the film 'Day the World Ended' directed by Roger Corman, 1955.
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0168284
LE PETIT BAIGNEUR.
A scene from The Little Bather by Robert Dhery with Colette Brosset and Robert Dhery in 1967. Full credit: CSFF - Rue des Archives / Granger, NYC -- All rights
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NATIVE AMERICANS: SIOUX.
Young Man Afraid of His Horse, c1900.
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MYTHOLOGY: HERCULES.
Hercules hurling the Erymanthian Boar upon Eurystheus. From a Greek vase, 6th century B.C.
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0122804
CHILDHOOD OF MAXIM GORKY.
Scene from the Soviet film 'The Childhood of Maxim Gorky,' directed by Mark Donskoy, 1938.
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SILENT STILL: SCROOGE.
Film still from 'Scrooge,' 1922.
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JAPAN: GHOST.
Japanese woodcut showing a hostile spirit plaguing a human. Woodcut.
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WATSON AND THE SHARK.
Oil on canvas, 1778, by John Singleton Copley.
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FRANZ JOSEPH HAYDN
(1732-1809). Austrian composer. Receiving inspiration for his oratorio 'The Creation' while crossing the English Channel during a storm on his return trip from England, 1795. Engraving, late 19th century, after a painting by Édouard Jean Conrad Hamman (1819-1888).
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0170205
FILM: SAVING PRIVATE RYAN.
A scared young girl in the arms of an American soldier in a scene from the World War II film, 'Saving Private Ryan,' directed by Stephen Spielberg, 1998.
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0260700
MUCHA: MAUDE ADAMS.
American actress Maude Adams (1872-1953) as Joan of Arc. Oil on canvas with gilded frame, 1909, by Alphonse Mucha, for an American production of Friedrich Schiller's 'Die Jungfrau von Orleans,' in which Adams played the lead.
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0065804
WHITECHAPEL MURDERS, 1888.
Police investigate and apprehend suspects during the notorious Jack the Ripper murders in Whitechapel, London, 1888: contemporary wood engraving from an English newspaper.
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CHCAGO: FIRE, 1871.
The Great Fire in Chicago, 8-10 October 1871. Scene in Wells Street in front of Briggs House, which has just caught fire. Wood engraving from a contemporary American newspaper.
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SILENT STILL: SINGLE MAN.
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FINE ART.
Study of a male figure, drawing by Gian Lorenzo Bernini (1598-1680). Full Credit: DEA / G. NIMATALLAH / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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LITERATURE.
Sonya Marmeladova, character from Crime and Punishment (Prestuplenie the nakazanie), by Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoevsky (1821-1881), 1866. Illustration by Smarinov. Full Credit: De Agostini Picture Library / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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POLLUTION CARTOON, c1828.
'Monster Soup.' Satirical etching by William Heath, c1828, commenting on the consequences for London's water supply resulting from the pollution of the Thames River.
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GHOST, c1889.
A posed studio scene of a ghost scaring a man and boy. Stereograph, c1889.
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DAUMIER: MAN POINTING.
Charcoal sketch by Honoré Daumier (1808-1879).
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CARTOON: LONDON MONSTER.
Cartoon by James Gillray, 10 May 1790, on the 'London Monster,' mysterious perpetrator of a series of stabbings for which Rhynwick Williams would be convicted later that same year.
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UNITED STATES.
Families wait in fear and dread upon news of a mine shaft explosion. U.S. Bureau Of Mines.
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0248989
NUSTA ESPANA, NEAR VITCOS, PERU.
A view of the sacred white rock shrine in Nusta Espana. Hiram Bingham.
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COURBET: MAD WITH FEAR.
'The Man Made Mad with Fear.' Oil on canvas, Gustave Courbet, c1844.
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SECESSION CARTOON, 1861.
'Little Bo-Peep and Her Foolish Sheep.' While a fearful President James Buchanan ('Old Buck') runs away, Columbia watches helplessly as secessionist South Carolina leads other states astray into a palmetto grove where predatory crowned heads of Europe await them. Northern American cartoon, 1861.
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WESTALL: LUCY, c1828.
'Lucy In Search of Her Children.' Engraving by Charles Heath after a painting by Robert Westall, c1828.
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MINSTREL POSTER, c1900.
'Be Sure Your Sins Will Find You Out.' Lithograph poster, c1900, advertising William H. West's Big Minstrel Jubilee.
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BLADE RUNNER, 1982.
Harrison Ford in a scene from the film 'Blade Runner,' 1982.
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0031760
DELACROIX: CHRIST ASLEEP.
'Christ Asleep During the Tempest.' Oil on canvas, Eugene Delacroix, c1853.
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THE THREE LITTLE PIGS.
Illustration by Frederick Richardson for a 1923 collection of children's stories.
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DAMSEL IN DISTRESS.
Silent film still.
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