Myths - Satan in the North

Olaus Magnus - myths

"In the regions under the Seven Stars, in other words the North, where in quite literal sense the abode of Satan lies, demons, with unspeakable derision and in diverse shapes, express their encouragement to people who lives in those parts."
From Olaus Magnus

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