West and West Central Africa, 1662

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Joan Blaeu, [Atlas major] Geographia, quae est Cosmographia Blaviana . . . (Amsterdam, 1662), vol. 9, between pp. 101 and 102. (Copy in Special Collections Department, University of Virginia Library)

Title: "Guinea". Colored engraving, interior and coastal place names with drawings of animals. The same map, in black and white and with some minor interior variations and different cartouche, was published later in D. O. Dapper, Description de l'Afrique . . . Traduite du Flamand (Amsterdam,1686; 1st ed., 1668); see DAP2 on this website.