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CULTURAL READINGS: Colonization & Print in the Americas


Montanus
Jean and Jay I. Kislak Collection
Arnoldus Montanus,
De nieuwe en onbekende Weereld...

Amsterdam: J. van Meurs, 1671.

The lavish engravings which accompany Montanus's text provide examples of the growing taste among European readers for representations of New World plants and animals, pictured in their exotic settings.

New World Lands in Print

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