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#Magini, 1597 Spain

Monster in Spain, sea #dragon

After Magini issued his edition of the Geographiae in 1596, Petrus #Keschedt, a German publisher operating out of Cologne, copied it and began issuing his own #pirated editions. 
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#Seutter, 1730 Novus Orbis sive America Meridionalis et Septentrionalis.
#californiaasanisland California is shown as an island.

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The Nuremberg Chronicle #Schedel 1493 right part. German edition. 
This map had been published some months before #Columbus come back form America.

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#Magini, 1597 tabula Asiae X.
#Piracy question.

After Magini issued his edition of the Geographiae in 1596, Petrus #Keschedt, a German publisher operating out of Cologne, copied it and began issuing his own #pirated editions. 
#oldmap #antiquemap #chart #antiquities #map #raremap #oldbook #atlas #mythicalisland #legendaryisland #monsters #thetreasuremaps
#legendarypeople #mapmonstermonday
#Magini, 1598 North Atlantic. "Pigmei hic habitant"
#Pygmy on the north pole.

#oldmap #antiquemap #chart #antiquities #map #raremap #oldbook #atlas #mythicalisland #legendaryisland #monsters #thetreasuremaps
#legendarypeople