Island at the End of the World single work   poetry   "Lost between longitudes for days, the stars are useless, may as well throw"
Issue Details: First known date: 1999... 1999 Island at the End of the World
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  • "The sea is the origin of the demoniacal leanings of an entire people: the hazardous labour of ships, dependence on the stars, hereditary secrets, estrangement from women - the very image of the great turbulent plain itself makes man lose faith in God and all his attachment to his home; he is then in the hands of the Devil, in the sea of Satan's ruses." (Pierre de Lancre Tableau de l'inconstance des mauvais anges" 1612)

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