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La table et description universelle de toute l'Afrique..
Selling price: $460
This map is famous for the medieval depiction of the Cyclops. The map also shows an elephant, and various African kingdoms including Hamarich, the capital of the famous Christian king, Prester John. Münster's map is based partly on Ptolemaic sources (the Nile begins in the two fictitious lakes), partly on Portuguese sources, and partly on Arabic sources.
From a French text edition.
AETHIOPIA is in small capitals.
From Münster' Cosmographia.
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