Atlas of Battista Agnese
First Map of Scotland
Tabula Asiae based on Claudius Ptolemy’s Geographia
for a higher resolution
They looked at the paper and saw nothing in those curving lines, but they knew and understood everything, for their geography was in their blood and they felt biologically their picture of the world.
— Ivo Andrić
The Bridge on the Drina
Dr. Oliver Dapper and Franciscus Halma