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[SE Asia; South Asia] Blaeu, India quae Orientalis dicitur et Insulae Adiacntes. Amsterdam, 1634 (1635). 16¼ x 19½. Beautiful color, possibly original. Scattered stains, chips to upper margin. Latin text verso. Decorative cartouches including vignettes of mer-babes and putti using scientific instruments. Sailing ships, rhumb lines and a compass rose. Dedicated to Lavrentio Real (Laurens Reael), Governor-General of the Dutch East India company (1616-19) and later an Admiral (1625-27). "The first popular map to show the early discoveries in Australia." – Moreland & Bannister, 274. Van der Krogt 8400:2. $1800
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