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Drawing of a costume of natives of Canada

Drawing of the costume of natives of Canada by the Italian Jesuit scholar Filippo Buonanni. Drawn in the early 18th century. The original copy of this image can be found at the Roderic Bowen Library and Archives, University of Wales Lampeter.

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Drawing of a costume of natives of New France-Canada

Costume of natives of New France-Canada by the Dutch geographer and director of the Dutch West India Company Joannes de Laet. This image was published in the Latin edition of his 'History of the New World' published in 1633. The original copy of this image can be found at the Roderic Bowen Library and Archives, University of Wales Lampeter.

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Early Maps: Abyssinia by Abraham Ortelius (1606)

A map of the kingdom of Abyssinia belonging to the mythical Christian king, Prester John. Drawn by Abraham Ortelius and published in 1606. The original copy of this image can be found at the Roderic Bowen Library and Archives, University of Wales Lampeter.

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Early Maps: America by Givanni Maffei (1589)

Map of America, part of a drawing of the world by the Italian Givanni Maffei. Published in 1589. Used for exploration and discovery. The original copy of this image can be found at the Roderic Bowen Library and Archives, University of Wales Lampeter.

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Early Maps: Amsterdam by Johannes Isacius Pontanus (1611)

Map of Amsterdam drawn by Johannes Isacius Pontanus in 1611. Used for exploration and discovery. The original copy of this image can be found at the Roderic Bowen Library and Archives, University of Wales Lampeter.

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Early Maps: California, America (1676)

Map of California (America) drawn in 1676. Used for description and travel. The original copy of this image can be found at the Roderic Bowen Library and Archives, University of Wales Lampeter.

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Early Maps: Mozambique by Jan Hugen van Linschoten (1599)

Map of Mozambique drawn by the Dutch Protestant merchant, traveller and historian Jan Hugen van Linschoten in 1599. Used for exploration and discovery. The original copy of this image can be found at the Roderic Bowen Library and Archives, University of Wales Lampeter.

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Early Maps: Munster, Europe (1575)

A map of Munster drawn in 1575. Used for description and travel. The original copy of this image can be found at the Roderic Bowen Library and Archives, University of Wales Lampeter.

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Early Maps: Sweden by Olaf Rudbeck (1679)

Map of Sweden drawn by the Swedish scientist and writer Olaf Rudbeck in 1679. The map claims Sweden as Atlantis. Map used for description and travel. The original copy of this image can be found at the Roderic Bowen Library and Archives, University of Wales Lampeter.

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Early Maps: Tierra Nueva by Girolamo Ruscelli (1561)

Map of Tierra Nueva (New England/The East coast of North America) drawn by the Italian Alchemist, physician and cartographer Girolamo Ruscelli in 1561. Based upon a 1548 map published in Giacomo Gastaldi's La Geografia. The original copy of this image can be found at the Roderic Bowen Library and Archives, University of Wales Lampeter.

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Fantastic Beasts: Dragons

Drawings of dragons by the Flanders-born mannerist artist Giovanni Stradanus (1630). The original copy of these images can be found at the Roderic Bowen Library and Archives, University of Wales Lampeter.

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Fantastic Beasts: Sea Monsters

Images of imaginary sea monsters drawn by the Swiss naturalist and bibliographer Konrad Gesner (1575). The original copy of these images can be found at the Roderic Bowen Library and Archives, University of Wales Lampeter.

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History of Science: Astronomy

A diagram of the lunar eclipse which appeared in the Acta Eruditorum scientific journal in 1682. The original copy of this image can be found at the Roderic Bowen Library and Archives, University of Wales Lampeter.

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History of Science: Chemistry experiments

Image of chemistry experiment equipment belonging to the Accademia del cimento (1667). The original copy of this image can be found at the Roderic Bowen Library and Archives, University of Wales Lampeter.

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History of Science: Distillation

Image and text on distillation systems for chemistry experiments. Published in 1616. The original copy of this image can be found at the Roderic Bowen Library and Archives, University of Wales Lampeter.

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History of Science: Microscopy by Buonanni (1691)

Image of Microscopy in practise by Buonanni (1691). The original copy of this image can be found at the Roderic Bowen Library and Archives, University of Wales Lampeter.

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History of Science: Microscopy by Buonanni (1775)

Image of microscopy by Buonanni (1775). The original copy of this image can be found at the Roderic Bowen Library and Archives, University of Wales Lampeter.

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History of Science: Surgery

Diagram of surgery techniques by Ambrose Parey. The original copy of this image can be found at the Roderic Bowen Library and Archives, University of Wales Lampeter.

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History of Science: Surgery by Fabricius Hildanus (1646)

Image of Surgery procedures by Fabricius Hildanus (1646). This particular image shows trepanation. The original copy of this image can be found at the Roderic Bowen Library and Archives, University of Wales Lampeter.

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History of Science: Technology by Athanasius Kircher (1678)

Technology by the 17th century German Jesuit scholar Athanasius Kircher (1678). The original copy of this image can be found at the Roderic Bowen Library and Archives, University of Wales Lampeter.

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History of Science: vivisection

Image of animal experiments, published in 1775. The original copy of this image can be found at the Roderic Bowen Library and Archives, University of Wales Lampeter.

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