The 18th Century Search for the Blue Nile

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Dutch map of James Bruce's journey through Africa

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Ole Worm's cabinet of curiosities, from Museum Wormianum, 1655

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Map of Africa from 1690, originally published in Grooten Atlas in 1660

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Photograph of Ethiopian coins from King Endybis 227-235 A.D

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Hans Sloane by Stephen Slaughter, 1736, National Portrait Gallery, London

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Engraving of James Bruce by S. Freeman from a painting by D. Martin

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Oil painting of James Bruce on canvas

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Engraving of Carolus Linnaeus

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Large Engraving of 12 Shells

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Engraving of Georges-Louis Leclerc De Buffon
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