The Kraken

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Area(s) Reported: Oceans: Near Norway
Date(s) Reported: 1700's


See also: Giant Squids
, The Island Fish
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Here's some art including this monster! Some might have been sent in by fans or might be historic images of the critters, and some could be my extra monstery doodles... just click on a thumbnail to get a better look!
 
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Sources

  • “Marvels in Marine Natural History,” in The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, August 1846, New York, New York, USA. Pgs. 549-557 (Pgs. 552-554 are on the kraken). Online: Eclectic Magazine
  • Natural History of Norway: Translated from the Original Danish, by Erik Pontoppidan, 1755, London, pgs. 210-217. Online: Natural History of Norway
  • Histoire naturelle, générale et particuliere des Mollusques, by Pierre Denys-Montfort, 1801. Pgs. 161-162. Online: Histoire Naturelle
  • "Remarks on the Histories of the Kraken and the Great Sea Serpent," in Blackwood’s Magazine, Vol. II: Oct. 1817 - Mar. 1818, by William Blackwood and John Murray, 1818 Edinburgh/London, Great Britain. Pg. 645-654. Online: Blackwood's Magazine
  • Unexplained!, by Jerome Clark, 1993 Visible Ink Press, Detroit, MI, USA. ISBN: 0-8103-9436-7. pg.203-208

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