1. Man with head beneath his shoulders. From a Spanish edition of Mandeville's Travels.
  2. Henry VII (1505). Unknown artist.
  3. Detail of a Greek bird. From Pierre Belon, L'Histoire de la nature des oyseaux (Paris: Benoist Preuost, 1555). Belon, one of the first experts in comparative anatomy, gathered information for this book on a three-year expedition to Greece, Asia Minor, Egypt, Arabia, and Palestine.
  4. "The theatre of the whole world. . . ." (1606). Abraham Ortelius (London: Iohn Norton).
  5. [The Princes of Virginia]. Illustration from Thomas Hariot's A Briefe and True Report of the New Found Land of Virginia (1590).
  6. An indigenous Mexican representation of a Spanish conquistador, from the period shortly after Cortes's conquest.
  7. What May Be Called Religion Among the Savages. An illustration from Chapter XV of Jean de Léry's History of a Voyage to the Land of Brazil Otherwise Called America (1556).
  8. Musical staff.
  9. Musical staff.
  10. The Ceremony for Killing and Eating Prisoners. An illustration from Chapter XV of Jean de Léry's History of a Voyage to the Land of Brazil Otherwise Called America (1556).
  11. A Brazilian family group, from Jean de Léry's History of a Voyage to the Land of Brazil Otherwise Called America (1556).
  12. A Moor. From Cesare Vecellio, Degli habiti (1590).
  13. Of the Cammell. From Edward Topsell, The Historie of Foore-Footed Beastes (London: William Iaggard, 1607).
  14. A Mughal artwork, depicting a royal celebration, from around the period of Fitch's travels in India.

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