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In case you missed this on the CCA Blog:

The National Library of Australia has posted a completed digitized version of Hendrick Doncker’s 1659 Sea Atlas. All plates are viewable as zoomable jpg. There are 19 maps and cover and title pages available for viewing as well as more information on Hendrick Doncker and his atlas.

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Thanks for the link! The Doncker atlas is cool. I can't really make out much on the Verbiest silk map except for various animals (including what looks like a blue giraffe!). :)

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