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  • Kun yu quan tu.

    Wood block prints. Shows the world in two hemispheres. Relief shown pictorially. Based on the world map of Joannes Blaeu. Translated title: Double Hemisphere Map of the World. Includes ill. and text. Gift; Arthur William Hummel; 1930, no. 5. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Verbiest, Ferdinand
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1674
  • Orbis terrarum nova et accuratissima tabula /

    Relief shown pictorially. Appears in the author's Atlas minor. Amsterdam, 1690? Includes ancillary maps of north polar region and south polar region and col. ill. Mounted on cloth. LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined vertically in half. Minor losses along upper half of fold. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Visscher, Nicolaes
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1690
  • [Sphendonē], hoc est, fvnda Posidonii.

    From Bertius' Ancient Geography. Paris, 1630. In Latin and Greek. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Posidonius
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1630
  • A mapp of ye improved part of Pensilvania in America, divided into countyes, townships, and lotts /

    Shows rural landholders' names and lots in Philadelphia, Chester, and Bucks Counties. First issue. Includes indexes of landholders, inset of "The city of Philadelphia, two miles in length and one in breadth," and coat of arms. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

    • Contributor: Holme, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1687
  • Novvs atlas Sinensis.

    Covers 16 provinces of China, Korea, and Japan. Relief shown pictorially. Includes text. Philips 3186 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. On verso of shelflist card: At the end of the atlas are "Byvoeghsel van't koninckryck Catay; door I. G.," xviii p., and "Historie van den Tartarischen oorlog," 40 p.

    • Contributor: Martini, Martino
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1655

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  • Iudæa seu Terra Sancta, quæ Hebræorum sive Israelitarum in suas duodecim tribus divisa : secretis ab invicem Regnis Iuda et Israel expressis insuper sex ultimi temporis ejusdem terræ provincijs /

    Relief shown pictorially. Title from cartouche. Alternate title in upper margin: Iudæa seu Terra Sancta, quæ Hebræorum sive Israelitarum terra, in suas duodecim tribus divisa : eæ vero sunt cis Iordanem tribus Iuda ... provincijs / ex conatibus geographicis Gulielmi Sanson Nicolai filij ... 1696. In cartouche: Avec privilège du Roy. Includes embellished title and legend cartouches; notes at foot of cartouches. Gift; Henry ...

    • Contributor: Jaillot, Alexis Hubert
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1696
  • North America divided into its III principall [sic] parts.

    Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. 2 copies, second copy has been ornamented by the addition of 4 ships in the sea. Vault

    • Contributor: Lea, Philip
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1685
  • Nova orbis tabula, ad usum serenissimi Burgundiae Ducis /

    Relief shown pictorially. French. Titles in Latin and French. Includes ill. Accompanied by: Tables geographiques des division du globe terrestre par le Sr. Sanson geographe ordinaire du Roy / a Paris : Chez Hubert Jaillot (on sheet 64 x 54 cm., unmounted, fold-lined horizontally in half). Mounted on cloth. LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined vertically in half. Pin holes in cloth tape in all corners. ...

    • Contributor: Jaillot, Alexis Hubert
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1694
  • Les Deserts D'Egypte, De Thabaide D'Arabie, De Sirie, &c. : ou Sont exactement Marques Les Lieux Habitez Par Les Saincts Peres Des Deserts.

    Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1693
  • Carte des trois Arabies : tirée en partie de l'Arabe de Nubie, en partie de diuers autres autheurs /

    Relief shown pictorially. Exhibition: Jordanian Display, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., May 25-27, 2005. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Sanson, Nicolas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1654
  • Terræ Sanctæ, qua Promissionis terra, est Syriæ pars ea, quæ Palæstina uocatur.

    Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Stella, Tilemann
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1600
  • Baptista Boazio's Irlandiæ c. 1606 = Irlandiæ accvrata descriptio.

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north to the right.

    • Contributor: Boazio, Baptista
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1606
  • [Three maps of the cosmological systems of Ptolemy, Copernicus, and Brahe].

    Title supplied by cataloger. Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy assembled from three separate maps, trimmed and mounted on sheet. LC copy imperfect: loss in center of lower margin of Copernican map.

    • Contributor: Fer, Nicolas De
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1669
  • Toonneel der steden van de Vereenighde Nederlanden, met hare beschrijvingen /

    Dutch. Some maps in Latin. Phillips, 3076 Koeman's Atlantes Neerlandici, 43:121.1 Date from Koeman's Atlantes Neerlandici from the list of burgomasters elected in 1652 in the text about Delft. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Engraved title page with letterpress title pasted on. LC copy bound in cream vellum, embossed and gilded.

    • Contributor: Blaeu, Joan
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1652

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  • Nova Persiæ, Armeniæ, Natoliæ, et Arabiæ /

    Relief shown pictorially. "Gemeene Duytsche mylen van 15 in een graedt." Exhibition: Jordanian Display, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., May 25-27, 2005. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Wit, Frederik De.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1666
  • [Tian di tu]

    Shows celestial sphere, China as a whole, and 15 provinces fo the Ming Dynasty, Chinese Turkestan, and the "South Seas", including Japan, Philippines, Java, Sumatra, Calicut, Bagdad, etc. Covers Beijing, Henan, Zhejiang, Jiangxi, Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Nanjing, Shandong, Sichuan, Shaanxi, Shanxi, Huguang, Yunan, Guizhou, Dongbei Nüzhe, Dong nan zhu yi, and Xi bei zhu yi. Wood block print with place names labeled by hand. ...

    • Contributor: Zuo, Junheng
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1601

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  • Mare mediterraneum, exhibens oras hispaniæ, galliæ, italiæ, mare hadriaticum, archipelagus, natoliam, ægyptum, levantam, barcam, tripolin, tunetanum, algeriam, fezzam, maurocum.

    Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Valck, G.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1695
  • The figure of the World.

    In upper right corner: p. 2. includes text and 4 diagrams. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy has red-bordered label affixed to verso, with 516/1 written in ink. Left margin trimmed.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1650
  • A new map of Virginia, Maryland, and the improved parts of Pennsylvania & New Jersey.

    Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Date and attribution from On the Map, 1983 (Figure 24). First state of map published originally in 1685 by Christopher Browne with the imprint in the cartouche under the title. No longitude lines are given. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy annotated with pencil in bottom margin. Stamped ...

    • Contributor: Browne, Christopher
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1685
  • Africa.

    Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes notes, ill., and cartouche with text. Fold-lined. LC copy imperfect: Margin in upper and lower left corner of sheet cut out. Pin holes in margins of all corners.

    • Contributor: Arnoldi, Arnoldo DI
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1600
  • Palestina, siue Terræ Sanctæ descriptio /

    Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north to the left. Includes an inset view of Jerusalem and 18 indexed biblical scenes at top and bottom of sheet. Exhibition: Jordanian Display, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., May 25-27, 2005. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Jansson, Jan
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1650
  • Wu bei zhi /

    Wood block print. "Juan 240" shows Zheng He's voyager route from Nanjing, passing through South East Asia, Indian Ocean, Red Sea, all the way to Persian Gulf. Early Qing Dynasty ed., prefaced Tianqi 1 (1621). Juan (chapter) 240 is one of 80 volumes in 8 cases (30 x 19 cm.). "Wu bei zhi juan er bai si shi." Available also through the Library of ...

    • Contributor: Mao, Yuanyi
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1644

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  • [Chart of the Mediterranean, the coast of Portugal, and the northwest coast of Africa] /

    Title devised by cataloguer. Oriented with north to the right. Contains 16 wind roses. Creator could be Giovanni Battista Cavallini, his son Pietro, or the Cavallini workshop. LC Nautical charts on vellum, 20. Pen-and-ink and goauche. Includes 3 bar scales in unidentified units and many illustrations throughout. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Cavallini, Giovanni Battista
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1678
  • Novi Belgii, quod nunc Novi Jorck vocatur, Novæ [que] Angliæ & partis Virginiæ : accuratissima et novissima delineatio.

    Scale ca. 1:3,500,000. Relief shown pictorially. Appears in the author's America, London, 1670. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Ogilby, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1670
  • Amerique septentrionale divisée en ses principales parties /

    Based on a map published by Nicolas Sanson in 1650. Latin title in upper margin: "America septentrionalis in suas praecipuas parte divisa, ad usum serenissimi Burgundiae ducis." Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Jaillot, Alexis Hubert
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1694