• Map of the World from the best authorities.

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 1 map : col. ; 25 x 50 cm.

    • Contributor: Carey, Mathew
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1795
  • San cai yi guan tu /

    Wood block print. Relief shown pictorially. Primary coverage includes maps of China and the world, and astronomical map of the polar regions (northern and southern hemispheres). Includes chronological table of Chinese history (the dynasties), charts of the 8 phenomena, maps of the planets and their orbits, excerpts of Chinese classic literature (Daxue), etc., and other writings. Da Qing wan nian yi tong tian xia ...

    • Contributor: Lü, Fu
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1722
  • Da Qing tong shu zhi gong wan guo jing wei di qiu shi fang yu gu jin tu /

    Scale ca. 1:60,000,000. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Shows the world in 2 hemispheres. Also shows coordinates and dotted lines on the map. Based on "Zhi fang hui lan si yi tu shuo" produced in 1794. Prime meridian: Beijing LC copy imperfect: very fragile, some pieces missing. DLC Includes text and insets of the complete map of the world and complete map of the 4 oceans. ...

    • Contributor: Zhuang, Tingfu
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1794
  • A new & correct map of the whole World.

    Two issues, one issue shows colonial sea to sea grants in North America. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. 1 map : hand col. ; 71 x 121 cm.

    • Contributor: Moll, Herman
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1719
  • Mappa totius mundi : adornata juxta observationes dnn. academiae regalis scientiarum et nonnullorum aliorum secundum annotationes recentissimas /

    Relief shown pictorially. Appears in Tobias Conrad Lotter's Atlas géographique de cent et huit cartes générales et spéciales. Augsburg, 1778. Includes note, ill., and ancillary maps of the northern hemisphere and southern hemisphere. Date principally obscured. DLC Vertically fold-lined in half, mounted on cloth. DLC Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 1 map : hand col. ; ...

    • Contributor: L'Isle, Guillaume De
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Mappemonde a l'usage du roy /

    Shows nautical exploration routes. Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. Mounted on cloth. DLC 1 map : hand col. ; 2 hemispheres each 33 cm. in diam., on sheet 48 x 71 cm.

    • Contributor: L'Isle, Guillaume De
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1720
  • Carte generale de la terre : appliquée a l'astronomie pour l'etude de la géographie terrestre et celeste /

    Relief shown pictorially. Includes text, table of climates, table of coordinates, and ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Fold-lined. DLC On verso in manuscript ink in upper right corner: "25." DLC 1 map : hand col. ; 2 hemispheres each 33 cm. in diam., on sheet 81 x 55 cm.

    • Contributor: Flecheux, M.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1782
  • Planisphaerivm Aratevm sive Compages Orbivm Mvndanorvm ex hypothesi Aratea in plano expressa.

    Appears in Andreas Cellarius' Harmonia macrocosmica. Amstelodami : Apud Gerardum Valk & Petrum Schenk, 1708. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy accompanied by photocopy. DLC LC copy hand colored. Stamped in blue ink in lower left margin: 309A. DLC 1 map : illustrations ; 44 x 53 cm

    • Contributor: Cellarius, Andreas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1708
  • Planisphere physique, où l'on voit du pole septentrional ce que l'on connoît de terres et de mers ... vigies /

    Relief shown by hachures. Projection centered on North Pole. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy removed from its copy of Buache's Cartes et tables de la géographie physique ou naturelle. À Paris: sur le Quay de l'Horlage, [1757]. DLC 1 map : hand colored ; 34 x 46 cm

    • Contributor: Buache, Philippe
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1756
  • Cartes et tables de la géographie physique ou naturelle /

    Relief shown pictorially. "Présentées au Roi le 15 mai 1757". Phillips, 220 Engraved title page. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: map titled "Planisphere physique, où l'on voit du pole septentrional ce que l'on connoît de terres et de mers ... vigies" removed and cataloged separately. DLC 1 atlas (14 unnumbered leaves) : hand ...

    • Contributor: Buache, Philippe
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1757

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  • Le globe terrestre représenté en deux plans-hémisphères : dressé sur la projection de Mr. de la Hyre de l'Académie Royale des Sciences, et sur plusieurs routiers et mémoires des plus habiles pilotes ...

    Scale ca. 1:35,000,000 at the equator. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Includes text, notes, and ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. [L'hémisphère occidental]--[L'hémisphère oriental] 1 map : col. ; 119 x 151 cm. on 4 sheets 51 x 66 cm. and 52 x 66 cm.

    • Contributor: Nolin, Jean Baptiste
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1708
  • Bowles's new and accurate map of the world, or Terrestrial globe : laid down from the best observations and newest discoveries particularly those lately made in the south seas by Anson, Byron, ...

    Shows various expedition routes. Relief shown pictorially. Includes text and col. ill. Ancillary maps: Solar system -- Northern hemisphere -- Southern hemisphere -- Astronomical latitude and longitude analemma -- Universal scale of equal parts, chords, sines, tangents, secants, & c. & c. -- Chart of the world according to Mercator's projection -- Selenography or a map of the moon -- Vicissitude of seasons explained ...

    • Contributor: Bowles, Carington
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • A new and correct map of the world : laid down according to the newest observations & discoveries in several different projections including the trade winds, monsoons, variation of the compass, and ...

    Relief shown pictorially. Insets: The northern hemisphere upon the plane of the Equinoctial -- The northern coelestial hemisphere -- A projection of ye world upon equidistant meridians and parallels -- The northern hemisphere upon the plane of the Ecliptic -- The face of the moon -- Tycho system -- Sphæra recta -- Mercury -- The sun enlightning ye moon -- The southern hemisphere upon ...

    • Contributor: Godson, W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1702
  • Western New World or Hemisphere. Eastern Old World or Hemisphere.

    Shows Western and Eastern hemispheres separately. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 sheets : hand col. ; 34 x 34 cm.

    • Contributor: Faden, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1786
  • [Zee-atlas].

    Nautical charts with numerous place-names along coastlines. Depths shown by soundings. Title from citation in Philip Lee Phillips' A list of geographical atlases, p. 246. Most maps in Dutch; text and titles in Dutch, French, English, or Latin on some maps. Philips 3464 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy annotated in pencil on some maps. ...

    • Contributor: Loots, Johannes
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1705

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  • Jing ban tian wen quan tu /

    Scale not given. Shows two hemispheres, the territory, administrative divisions, and topographical features of the Qing Empire. Wood block print, hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Based on map of China drawn by Huang Lizhou in 1673. Includes text, lists of provinces, and maps of 2 hemispheres. Hai guo wen jian lu si hai zong tu -- Nei ban shan hai tian wen quan tu ...

    • Contributor: Ma, Junliang
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1790
  • Atlas maritimus or, the sea-atlas : being a book of maratime (sic) charts describing the coasts, capes, headlands, sands, shoals, rocks and dangers, the bays, roads, harbours, rivers, and ports in most ...

    Relief shown pictorially on some maps. Depths shown by soundings on some maps. Engraved title page. Phillips, 3455 Includes "Mapp of the world" on engraved title page. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Accompanied by manuscript note from the dealer, Henry Stevens, Son & Stiles dated Nov. 4, 1909 (on sheet 26 x 21 cm., folded in ...

    • Contributor: Thornton, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1700

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  • A new map of the world : with all the new discoveries by Capt. Cook and other navigators : ornamented with the Solar System, the eclipses of the sun, moon & planets ...

    Relief shown pictorially. Also shows lines of magnetic variation and marine wind-direction arrows. "Published as the Act directs, Aug't 1st 1799, by I. Evans, No. 41 Long Lane, West Smithfield." Originally printed on 2 sheets. Imperfect: Use-worn, fold-lined, wrinkled/missing small sections at edges, taped on verso at edges. DLC Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Purchase; Richard ...

    • Contributor: Kitchen, T.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1799
  • Sankai yochi zenzu.

    Scale ca. 1:27,000,000 at the equator. Wood block print, hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows continents and oceans of the world at about 1600. Based on Matteo Ricci's World map which was published in China in 1602. Includes text. At head of text: Chikyū bankoku sankai yochi zenzu setsu. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 1 map ...

    • Contributor: Nagakubo, Sekisui
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1785
  • Globo terrestre /

    Relief shown pictorially. Gores for a 34 cm. globe. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Gift; Summit Enterprise, Inc.; May 2003. DLC All sheets folded horizontally, with paper hinges on verso, and traces of color on edges. Some acid offset on gore sheets. DLC Four sheets of gores and 1 sheet with zodiacs and 2 polar calottes. ...

    • Contributor: Cassini, Gio. Ma.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1790
  • Nansenbushū bankoku shōka no zu /

    Shows the world, based on knowledge from numerous famous Chinese and Japanese classics and Buddhism. Depths shown pictorially. Wood block print. Map and author, Hōtan, listed in Imago Mundi's Review of early cartography, v. 10, 1954. "... prototype of Buddhist world maps." Bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 1 map ; 115 x 143 cm., folded ...

    • Contributor: Sōshun
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1710
  • Planiglobii terrestris cum utroq hemisphærio cælesti generalis repræsentatio.

    Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. 1 map : col. ; 2 hemispheres 30 cm. in diam., on sheet 54 x 62 cm.

    • Contributor: Homann, Johann Baptist
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1716
  • Kemâliyle nakş olunmuş cümle cihan numûnesi /

    Relief shown pictorially. Text states the map was translated into Turkish in 967 (Oct. 1559 to Sept. 1560). Map based on Oronce Fine's cordiform map of 1534, according to Shirley's Mapping of the world, 1993. Hâci Ahmed is probably a pseudonym, possibly of Michele Membré and Nicolò Cambi. One of 24 impressions printed in 1795 from six woodcut blocks when found in the archives ...

    • Contributor: Hâcı Ahmed
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1795
  • The geography of the great solar eclipse of July 14 MDCCXLVIII : exhibiting an accurate map of all parts of the Earth in which it will be visible, with the North Pole, ...

    Shows the path of the eclipse. Relief shown pictorially. Includes 24 diagrams showing the eclipse as seen from different cities. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy mounted on paper along with seven other maps and diagrams taken from various publications. All images within hand drawn frames colored yellow. All but two of the diagrams are ...

    • Contributor: Smith, George
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1748