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The catfish that causes earthquakes
Bolt, Bruce A. 'Namazu-e,' Pacific Discovery, vol. 29:6 ( Nov.-Dec. 1976) pp. 10-13.
People beating the catfish (namazu) that causes earthquakes. Japanese folklore blames earthquakes on a giant catfish. Illustration may have to do with the Tokyo earthquake of 1855. (Japanese woodblock print, 19th c.)
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