- From 1518 to 1519, Olaus Magnus
made a journey across Sweden. On his journey, he encountered fish the size of elephants
, sea serpents
and a tribe of pygmies
The Ingmar Bergman
site is now available in English. I find the 'Universe'
section (examining repeated themes) is particularly interesting.
Some preserved animals
. The Museum Adolphi Friderici
has a catalogue in progress of the King Adolf Fredrik and Queen Lovisa collections. The collections apparently formed the basis for Carl Linnaeus's
knowledge of animals.