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The subject is important not only in the history of cartography, art, and zoological illustration, but also in the history of the geography of the marvellous and of Western conceptions of the ocean. Moreover, the sea monsters depicted on maps can supply important insights into the sources, influences, and methods of the cartographers who drew or painted them. "{Book jacket liner notes 2013 ©The British Library} For various reasons, I turn down almost all offers of review books.

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