You would be surprised on how quickly they become outdated. I guess it makes sense, but it's still alittle surprising how even modern day atlases become outdated with a change of a border or name change.
This very attractive engraving by William Hole has a design that is based on the work of William Rogers for the smaller sized 1600 printing of Camden's Britannia. Neptune and Ceres flank the central roundel with a map of the British Isles
Black Anchor Print on antique map of England Wall map by PrintLand, Ignore the giant anchor. But the maps do get this detailed and hard to read.
Chronological and Statistical Map of the United States, From their First Settlement, to the Year 1821. No. 69. - Antique Maps and Charts – Original, Vintage, Rare Historical Antique Maps, Charts, Prints, Reproductions of Maps and Charts of Antiquity