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Narwhal, 51, 53

Northmen, 267-268, 335
Nasamonian youths, 134

North Pole, 268
Natural histories, 350

North Sea, 94
Natural History of Norway, 92, 93 North wind, 56, 201, 202
Natural History, Pliny's, 354-355 Northern Lights, 4
Nature a pageant for man, 376 Norva Sound, 267
Nausicaa, 99

Norway, 240
Navahos, 83, 95, 164, 204, 208, 217, Nosala, island of, 197
323, 376

Noseless nations, 108
Navel of the World, 279

Notaries on shipboard, 369
Nearchus, 63, 91, 196

Nova Zembla, 101
Nebraska, 326

Novgorod manuscript, 115, 116, 117
Necho, 263

Nubian Highway, 144
Necromancers, 218

Nulo Mountain, 114
Negrillos, 145

Numantranus, 9
Negritos, 145

Number of peoples, provinces, rivers,
Negritos del Monte, 145

and towns, 8
Negro Indians, 291

Numidia, 212
Negroland, 179

Nutmegs, 243, 245
Negro, Rio, 161

Nysæan shore, 203
Nekhbet, 75
Nephrite, 24

o
Nereids, 90, 197
Nergal, 55

Obongos, the, 142
Nero, 169, 230, 275

O Brasile, 256, 375
Nesnas, 111

O'Brien, Frederick, 260
Nestorians, 239-240, 361

Oceania, 145
Nestorius, 240

Ocean Stream, 8, 11, 203, 207, 262
New Calabar, 98

Odoric, 58, 61, 96, 137, 243, 365, 366,
New Granada, 300, 301, 304

367
New Guinea, 106, 145, 147, 148, 242, Odyssey, 81, 228, 252, 352, 363, 366
328

Ogier the Dane, 16
New Hebrides Islands, 329

Ogre, 343
New Mexico, 62, 139

Ojibwas, the, 106
New Towns, 144

Olaus Magnus, 92, 93
New York, 256

Old Man of the Sea, 102, 363
Niam-Niams, the, 130

Old Man of the Woods, 216
Nicander, 39

Old men's tales, 336
Nicobar Islands, 17, 106

Old Woman Islands, 315
Niebuhr, 156, 198

Oleacinidæ, 290
Niger, 135

Olisipo, 50, 90
Nightingale, 28

Olive, 19, 202
Nile River, 85, 86, 87, 132, 135, 148, Olympus, 7, 376
195, 207, 275

Omaguas, the, 300, 302, 303
Nina-chumpi, island of, 327

Onesicritus, 191, 349
Ninth wave, 14

Onoscileas, the, 103
Nixie, 99

Ophiophagi, the, 199
Njogel, 97

Ophir, 1, 223-227
Noah, 292

Opinicus, 66
Nomad spirit, the, 372

Oraisan, 259
Nonius Marcellus, 351

Oranges, 284
Nordland, 93

Orang-utan, 363
North, 204

Orc, 2, 95
North Atlantic continent, 290

Orellana, 151, 161, 163, 167
North Atlantic, floating storehouse of, Orgy of death, Amazon, 183
278

Orichalcum, 284
North Brother Island, 167

Orinoco, River, 110, 258, 304, 305, 308,
North Carolina, 306

311, 312, 332

Orkney Islands, 241
Orlando, 95
Ormuz, 25
Orontes River, 186
Orsæan Indians, 51
Ory, 51, 55, 374
Osiris, 85, 86, 338
Osorno, 318
Ostrich, 43, 50, 114
Othman, 237
Otter-men, 117
Otto of Freisingen, 238
Ottokar, 249
Ottoman empire, 185
Otway, 256
Ovid, 121, 125, 342
Oviedo, 277, 369
Owl, 47, 237
Ox, 47, 58, 361; burrowing, 57
Oxus River, 7
Oysters, government of, 42

P

Pacific Ocean, 260, 296; lost continent

in, 255; island traditions of, 327,

328
Padua, 96
Pajarito plateau, 62
Palenque, 292
Paleolithic artists, 340
Palestine, 353
Palomides, 65
Palos, 242
Palus Mæotis, 154
Pamirs, the, 208
Pamphagi, 199
Pan, 2, 122, 127, 215, 216, 246
Panama, 304, 338
Panama-Pacific Exposition, 284
Panathenæa, 286
Pandavas, 146
Pandore, 109
Panther, 42, 47
Paracelsus, 6
Parade, negro Amazon, 182-183
Paradise and pearls and pepper, 369
Paraguay, 299, 300
Paraguay River, 139, 312, 313
Paranunta, Rani, 156
Pard, 49
Parik, 100
Paris, 250
Paris, Island of, 251
Parroquet, 89
Parrot, 338, 374
Partridge, 47
Pasto, 301

Pastoral song, 246
Patagonia, 316
Pathen, 366
Paula, 358
Pausanias, characterized, 353-354;

cited, 77, 129
Peacock, 44, 60
Peanuts, 291
Pear, earth shaped like, 19
Pearl, 87, 98, 351, 364
Peary, 255
Pedrarias, 331
Pegasus, 66, 68, 152
Pegu, 34
Pelican, 44, 350, 375
Pellinore, 64-65
Peloponnesus, 246
Peltry, Siberian, 221
Penguin Island, 342
Penang, island of, 245
Peoples of Prodigy, 2, 103-120, 351
Pepper, 363; Pepper Country, 366;

Pepper "forests,” 243; pepper wars,

244
Pepy II, Letter of, 143
Perforated people, 349
Periplus of Erythræan Sea, 266
Perotti, 40
Persia, 63, 82, 111, 230, 235, 240, 987,

352, 365
Persian Gulf, 59, 91, 290
Persica, 63
Peru, 139, 285, 299, 300, 304, 309, 316,

327, 328, 333
Petachia, Rabbi Moses, 358
Peter Martyr, 314, 315
Petra, 231, 233
Petrified cities, 211-213
Petrifying river, 261
Petrograd snipers, 176
Phædrus, 286
Phæacia, 99
Pharaoh's Red Sea hosts, 104
Pheasant, 28, 78
Philes, 350
Philippines, 111, 138, 145
Philology, 291
Philomela, 28
Phineus, King, 75
Phlegethon, 262
Phænicians, 98, 226, 263, 264; 295
Phænix, 2, 60, 68-70, 71, 350, 361,

375
Phong, the, 136
Photios, 349
Phrygian cap, 186
Physiologus, 46, 91
Piasa petroglyph, 81

Piedras hijades, 169
Pigafetta, 138, 191
Pigeon, 44
Pig of the ocean, 67
Pih T'an, 89
Pike, 97
Pilate, Swiss legend of, 209
Pilatus, Mount, 209
Pillar of salt, 358
Pillars of Hercules, 129, 203, 264, 274,

281
Pima deluge myth, 342
Pindar, 202, 263, 339, 352
Pinkerton, 4, 103
Pinna, 59, 61
Pippilika, 64
Pison, 7
Pizzani, 271
Pizarro, the brothers, 161, 299, 301,

302
Plague, a remedy for, 24
Plato, 15, 266, 274, 281, 282, 283, 285,

286, 287, 293, 295
Platypus, 341
Pliny, characterized, 354-355; cited,

10, 16, 17, 18, 19, 26, 27, 32, 34, 35,
37, 39, 43, 49, 50, 51, 53, 55, 68, 72,
78, 90, 91, 92, 96, 97, 104, 108, 109,
111, 113, 114, 115, 128, 133, 135, 141,
193, 194, 199, 202, 206, 228, 229, 230,
232, 286, 345, 349, 350, 351, 359, 361,

362, 363, 366, 369
Pliny's Ape, 349
Pliny the Younger, 296, 354
Plutarch, 36, 43, 69, 174, 265, 286
Poetry, magic of, 347
Pohjola, 241
Poland, 100, 154, 156
Polish women fighters, 177
Polo, Marco, characterized, 363-365;

cited, 8, 12, 19, 34, 72, 73, 106, 128,
138, 158, 160, 167, 170, 204, 210, 221,

239, 244, 334, 349, 361, 362
Polybius, 264, 265
Polyhistor, 355
Polyphem ein Gorilla, 192
Polyphemus, 90, 228, 363
Polystephanos, 349
Pompeii, 296
Pompeius Festus, 351
Pompey, 246
Pomponius, 199
Pontoppidan, 42, 92, 93, 94, 100, 102,

367
Pontus, 153
Popayan, 301
Pope, Alexander, 108
Pope Alexander III, 239

Popinjays, in the deserts, 105
Popol Nuh, 118
Popos, 183
Porcupines, 43
Pork, 259
Porter-nations, fables of, 354
Port of Missing Ships, 276
Porto Rico, 314
Portugal, 112, 162, 178, 225, 243, 244,

277
Portus Nobilis, 225
Poseidon, 282, 283, 285
Potato, 306
Pottery, animal outlines of, 30
Prabhåsakhanda, 106
Prague, 172, 248
Prasias, Lake, 196
Precious stones in Christian sym-

bolism, 24-25
Prejevalski, 54
Prescott, 302
Prester John, 1, 12, 17, 63, 211, 298-

240, 359, 361, 362, 366
Priestesses, armed, 184
Priest-king, 85
Primum mobile, 9
Principal Trade Routes, 369
Principal Voyages, 369
Prison for lost souls, 276
Proclus, 286
Procopius, 60, 265, 266
Progne, 28
Prometheus Bound, 207
Promises of princes, 373
Prophecy: how the gift is conferred,

24
Prospero's isle, 206
Psalm-singing birds, 253
Pseudo-Plutarch, 352
Psylli, the, 194
Psyllotoxotæ, the, 103
Pterodactyl, 79
Ptolemy, 9, 10, 11, 16, 17, 199, 195, 207,

225, 362
Public-house signs, 345
Pueblo Indians, 204
Puerto de Arica, 327
Pu-lu tribe, 136
Punt, 143, 224, 231, 233, 234
Puranas, 269, 359
Purchas, 3, 42, 53, 74, 199, 335
Purgative, a, 24
Pygmies, 2, 108, 117, 132-150, 208, 350,

361, 368
Pygmy Highway, 144
Pyramids, 358
Pyrenees Mountains, 56, 203
Pytheas of Massilia, 264, 334

Q
Quail, 44, 356
Quatrefages, 146
Queen Bee, 186
Queen of Sheba, 224, 226
Quesada, 301
Quesada, Ximenes, 304
Questing beast, 64-65
Quetelet, 192
Quetzalcoatl, 161, 292
Quichna Indians, 314, 333
Quimper, 256
Quiros, 329
Quito, 299, 300, 301, 302
Quivera, 312, 314, 323-326
Quoyas Morrov, 125

R

Rhinoceros, 34, 46; of the air, 74-75;

horn for detecting poison, 34
Rhizophagi, the, 199
Rhodesia, ancient, 1, 225, 226
Rhodope Mountains, 100
Rhone River, 209
Ribbon fish, 95
Ribeiro, 125, 166
Ricold of Monte Croce, 237
Riddles, 346
Rights of Women, 173
Riphæan Rocks, 202, 203
Ritual mimes, 339
Ritual murder, 85
River of China, 7
River that flows by the Throne of

God, 262
Robin Hood cycle, 845
Roc, 72-74, 363, 365
Rock crystal, 24
Rock Tibboos, 195
Rocky Mountains, 207
Rodriguez, Barboza, 164
Rodzianko, 175
Roebuck, 43
Roger, King of Sicily, 970
Rogero, 95
Rohan, family, 99
Roman pharmacopeia, animal items
Rome, 90, 96, 230, 247, 258, 262, 265,

349, 354
Romulus, 344
Root-eaters, 199
Roraima, Mount, 208
Rothery, 163, 179
Rotundity of the earth, 272, 366-367
Roulin, 141
Roundhouses, ceremonial, 370
Royal Irish Society, 256
Ruad, 100
Rubruquis, 113, 222, 239
Ruby, 24, 244
Ruskin, 216
Russia, 154, 240, 290, 365; fighting

women of, 174-177; strange peoples
of, 115-117

Rabbit, 29, 127
Race-course, 253, 284, 296
Rainbow, 370
Rain trees, 20-21
Rajputana, 124
Rakshasis, 156, 157
Raleigh, 3, 36, 110, 111, 151, 152, 162,

163, 166, 305-310, 329, 346, 369
Ram, 47
Ram-eagle, 67
Rami, the, 137
Ramni, 104
Ramus, Jonas, 41
Ras Sem, petrified village of, 212, 213
Rat, 342, 366; worship of 30-31; mon-

ster, 57
Rath, 100
Raven, 42, 43, 374
Raw materials, search for, 372
Rawlinson, 184, 228
Realm of Big Women, 222
Red River, 136
Red Sea, 1, 195, 196, 199, 226, 227
Regio feminarum, 160
Region of Darkness, 221
Reig Rawan, Desert of, 211
Reindeer, 240
Remora, 97
Repose, regions of, 251
Republic, Plato's, 286, 287, 373
Retreat of the Ten Thousand, 195
Retzius, 291
Revelation, book of, 236; Horsemen

of, 62
Regnard, 40
Reynard the fox, 47
Rhegium, 38
Rhine maidens, 99

in, 27

S

Saba, 232, 233
Sabæans, the, 226, 231, 232, 233
Sacramento, 284; Valley, 283
“Sacred groaning stick,” 370
Sacred Promontory, 10
Saffron as magic diet, 217
Sagittary, 66
Sago tree, 138

St. Augustine, 355
St. Bernard, 47, 172
St. Brendan, 91, 259, 271, 276, 363;

island of, 252
St. Clement, 69
St. Collen, 368
St. Colodoc, 45
St. Costinian, 45
St. Francis, 375
St. Gerasimus, 45
St. Guthlac, 45
St. Helenus, 45
St. Jerome, 237, 358
St. John, 65
St. John's Eve, 188
St. Leonor, 45
St. Maria Rotunda, 342
St. Mark, treasure of, 53
St. Sulpicius, 45
St. Vitus dance, 39, 40
Sais, temple at, 281
Saint, statue of a, 271
Salamanca, 147; Council of, 10
Salamander, 38-39, 47, 70, 337, 350
Salmon, 89
Salt fish diet, 243
Salvaje, 126
Samar, 158
Samarcand, 170
Samaria, 358
Sambation, the river, 17-18
Samoan Islands, 260
Samoyeds, 56, 57, 74, 115, 116, 117,

364
Sanazzaro, 247
Sandalwood, 230, 233
Sandrokotos, 184
San Joao River, 124
San Francisco, 294
San Francisco, mountain of, 376
San Joaquin Valley, 283
Santa Cruz, island of, 329
Santa Marta, 301
Santa Thome del Agostina, 311
San Thome River, 124
Santom aborigines, 136
Santos, Juan, 333
Sapphar Metropolis, the, 225
Sapphire, 24, 25
Saragossa, feminine defense of, 174
Sardinia, 96, 264; pygmy survivals in,

147
Sardonic plant, 356
Sargasso Sea, 274-280, 281, 287
Sarmatians, 156
Sassafras, 242
Satan, 112, 204, 236, 350
Satyr-fish, 67

Satyrs, 2, 66, 121-131, 206, 272, 356,

361, 375; Satyr Islands, 129
Saures, 221
Savaii, 260
Sayce, 185, 186
Sayf Al-Muluk, 251
Scaliger, 58, 112, 140
Scalping, 120
Scandinavia, 290
Scapegoat, 187
Scarab, 218
Scarecrows as tribal ancestors, 200
Scenes de la Vie de Bohème, 250
Schenchzer, 80
Schomburgk, 167
Schoolcraft, 119, 370
Schorodomachi, the, 103
Schweinfurth, 142, 144, 147
Sciapodes, the, 113
Scilly Islands, 255, 263, 265
Scipio, 265
Scobellum, 374
Scorpion men, 260
Scotland, tide myth of, 9, 345
Scrofula, animal remedies for, 27
Scylax, 275, 353
Scyritæ, the, 108, 114
Scythia, 82, 107, 141, 154, 155, 156, 196,

235, 236, 237
Scythian lamb, 58-62
Sea a symbol of eternity, 262
Sea creatures, 89-102; named after

land animals, as sea-dragons, hares,
horses, kites, lions, mice, oxen,

spiders, 89
Sea serpent, 2, 93-95
Sea of Clarified Butter, 269
Sea of Curds or Whey, 269
Sea of Glass, 252
Sea of Milk, 261, 269
Sea of Salt Water, 269
Sea of Sugar Cane Juice, 269
Sea of Wine, 269
Seal, 42, 89
Seal-men, 117, 242, 257
Sebo, 77
Sedentary Indians, 320
Selfishness, myths of, 371
Semangs, the, 147, 260
Semiramis, 18, 169
Semites, commercial fictions of, 9;

culture of, 357
Seneca, 252
Senegal, 286, 290, 291
Senegal River, 263
Sephar, Mount, 223
Sepulchers of Zenu, 312, 329-330
Seres, 191, 193, 230

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