Anything and everything can be a source for the Known World. But some of the sources that I plan to rely on most heavily include:

The Bible

Greek Mythology

Norse Mythology

Arthurian Legend

The Arabian Knights

William Shakespeare

Charles Dickens

Edgar Allan Poe

Alexander Dumas

Mark Twain

Jules Verne

Edgar Rice Burroughs

HP Lovecraft

Ian Fleming

Steven King


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