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The classification of producers of books into the term "author" is very pigeonholed. In addition to those who wrote the text of the book there are often other people who contribute to the work with illustrations, maps and more such as engravers and artists that are often overlooked.

This page provides an overview of the various creators who produced the works in our collections. Many of these are famous names and others are more obscure but all the works they have produced have historical and cultural value.

Learn more about the various creators by searching through the table below.

Creators - Mercator and Hondius

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