A map monster snacks on something in the Indian Ocean. Willem Janszoon Blaeu’s world map "Nova totius terrarum orbis geographica ac hydrographic tabula” was first published in 1606 during the Golden Age of Dutch Cartography.

A map monster snacks on something in the Indian Ocean. Willem Janszoon Blaeu’s world map "Nova totius terrarum orbis geographica ac hydrographic tabula” was first published in 1606 during the Golden Age of Dutch Cartography. 

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Leventhal Center/Boston Public Library

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