The Monstrumologist Setting & Symbolism

Rick Yancey
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Monstrumologist

A monstrumologist is a monster hunter or one who hunts creatures generally believed to be mythical or fictitious.

Anthropophagi

The Anthropophagi are creatures without heads and with thousands of teeth in mouths centered in the middle of the chest. Their eyes are set in their shoulders, and their brains are right above their groin. The Anthropophagi eat and hunt humans.

New Jerusalem

New Jerusalem is the town in which the story takes place.

Kingdom of Benin

The Kingdom of Benin is the location from which the Anthropophagi are taken by Captain Varner and brought to the United States.

Arawakus

Arawakus is the small worm that infects Will Henry, as well as his father, and the worm that gives Will Henry long life.

Old Hill Cemetary

Old Hill Cemetery is the living quarters of the Anthropophagi, once they are brought to the United States.

Motley Hill Sanatorium

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