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Sea Monsters (C van Duzer) 017

St. Brendan's ship on the back of a whale.

 

Scanned from a new book (2013) by Chet Van Duzer and published by the British Library: 'Sea Monsters on Medieval and Renaissance Maps'

 

To see many more examples and to get a feel for this (awesome) book, see the post here: bibliodyssey.blogspot.com/2013/08/map-monsters.html

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Uploaded on August 27, 2013