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  • Copernicus' celestial spheres

    Book Created date: 1515-32

    Since the time of Aristotle in the 5th century BCE, western learning advocated that heavenly bodies revolved around the...

  • Engravings of Native Americans and Europeans in de...

    Book, Folio, Engraving, Illustration, Image

    This richly illustrated volume of travel narratives was compiled and engraved by Theodor de Bry (1528–1598). It shows gr...

  • Gutenberg Bible

    Printed Book

    Johann Gutenberg’s Bible is probably the most famous Bible in the world. It is the earliest full-scale work printed in E...

  • View of London in Civitates Orbis Terrarum

    Map, View, Engraving, Illustration, Image

    This is a contemporary image of the London in which Shakespeare lived and worked for much of his life. As we can see, it...