Altaplana, world of Francois Schuiten and Benoit Peeters

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Passeurs is a French term usually translated as ferryman. The original meaning is not however restricted to boat handlers, and covers anybody who helps people to cross over to somewhere else. Those who can assist others in “passing” to the Obscure World are often artists, writers or architects, and they don't always realise that they have a special talent.

A few suspected passeurs :