Anti-infanticide visual media: Snake Baby

Images reprinted in Palatre, Gabriel. L’infanticide et l’Oevure de la Sainte-Enfance en Chine. Shanghai,1878.
Snake image #1, Palatre

Snake image #2, Palatre

Text of snake baby tale, Palatre</a

Original broadsheet in Palatre, Gabriel. L’infanticide et l’Oevure de la Sainte-Enfance en Chine. Shanghai,1878.
Snake baby in lower right corner, click to enlarge.
Snake broadsheet, Dejian zhai, in Palatre

Image of snake baby in Yu Zhi’s Xuetang riji tushuo, reprinted in Baojuan chuji v. 39.
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Image of snake baby from undated nianhua (年畫) in Wang Shucun, Paper Joss: Deity Worship through Folk Prints. Beijing: New World Press, 1992.
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