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Lamia (detail) by Herbert James Draper (1863-1920)
oil on canvas, 1909

In ancient Greek mythology, Lamia was a beautiful queen of Libya who became a child-eating daemon. Aristophanes claimed her name derived from the Greek word for gullet, referring to her habit of devouring children. x

Lamia (detail) by Herbert James Draper (1863-1920)

oil on canvas, 1909

In ancient Greek mythology, Lamia was a beautiful queen of Libya who became a child-eating daemon. Aristophanes claimed her name derived from the Greek word for gullet, referring to her habit of devouring children. x

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