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A long-necked rokurokubi woman of Kyoto. From the Kaikidan Ekotoba Monster Scroll, mid-19th century.. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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JAPAN: FAMOUS MURDERS, 1867. Fukuoka Mitsugi with flying papers, severed head, from '28 Famous Murders with Verse,' Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (1839-1892), 1867. Full Credit: Pictures from History - CPA / Granger, NYC. All Rights Reserved.
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0606444
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'Tiger Meow Meow', a Zenshu priest transformed into a monstrous feline creature. From the Kaikidan Ekotoba Monster Scroll, mid-19th century.. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0606462
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An unidentified demon, possibly a gagoze. From the Kaikidan Ekotoba Monster Scroll, mid-19th century.. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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Summer. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0606442
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The ghost of an old woman at a temple in Fukuoka. From the Kaikidan Ekotoba Monster Scroll, mid-19th century.. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0606451
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Two 'Tiger Meow Meow'. From the Kaikidan Ekotoba Monster Scroll, mid-19th century.. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0606454
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A 'lantern man' with a collapsible head. From the Kaikidan Ekotoba Monster Scroll, mid-19th century.. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0606450
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An itinerant monk with snakes living in holes in his legs. From the Kaikidan Ekotoba Monster Scroll, mid-19th century.. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0606564
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Exposition Commemorating Hakata Port Construction, Fukuoka, 1936. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0606452
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A monstrous Ezo (Hokkaido) wolf. From the Kaikidan Ekotoba Monster Scroll, mid-19th century.. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0606459
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The 'snake woman' of Nara. From the Kaikidan Ekotoba Monster Scroll, mid-19th century.. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0606443
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The Hitodama Oroshiya or 'Russian Fireball' . From the Kaikidan Ekotoba Monster Scroll, mid-19th century.. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0606456
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A 'nekomata' cat monster. From the Kaikidan Ekotoba Monster Scroll, mid-19th century.. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0606447
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A man with swollen testicles. From the Kaikidan Ekotoba Monster Scroll, mid-19th century.. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0606441
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A white monster and a bird-dog hybrid monster. From the Kaikidan Ekotoba Monster Scroll, mid-19th century.. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0606449
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An 'ox woman' with no arms and deformed but dextrous feet, stringing coins. From the Kaikidan Ekotoba Monster Scroll, mid-19th century.. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0606446
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A sneezing Chinese ghost. From the Kaikidan Ekotoba Monster Scroll, mid-19th century.. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0606453
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A 'Korean monk' reborn as a 'kappa' water sprite, playing a 'gekkin' moon guitar. From the Kaikidan Ekotoba Monster Scroll, mid-19th century.. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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A mikoshi-nyudo of Fukuoka. From the Kaikidan Ekotoba Monster Scroll, mid-19th century.. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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The 'monster hole' of Kumamoto Prefecture. From the Kaikidan Ekotoba Monster Scroll, mid-19th century.. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0606445
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A huge horned toad believed to inhabit the sea off Pusan (Busan), Korea. From the Kaikidan Ekotoba Monster Scroll, mid-19th century.. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0606448
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A 'wild woman' with scaly skin and webbed hands and feet. From the Kaikidan Ekotoba Monster Scroll, mid-19th century.. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0606457
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A 'kawataro' water imp. From the Kaikidan Ekotoba Monster Scroll, mid-19th century.. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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The ghosts of a woman and child. From the Kaikidan Ekotoba Monster Scroll, mid-19th century.. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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A woman weaving. Yanagawa Shigenobu (1787-1832), c. 1825. Full credit: Pictures from History / Granger, NYC.