• 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. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Contributor: Lü, Fu
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1722
  • A synopsis of the universe, or, the visible world epitomiz'd /

    Includes text, illustrations of armillary spheres, diagrams of Pythagorean, Platonic, Ptolematic, Tycho, Egyptian, Chaldean and other systems, and ill. Described in: Wright, Thomas, Clavis Cœlestis being the explication of a diagram ..., with a preface by M.A. Hoskin, London, Dawsons, 1967. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Stamped in blue ink in lower-left corner on all sheets: ...

    • Contributor: Wright, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1742
  • Kujang chʻŏnsang yŏlchʻa punya chido.

    Originally engraved in a stone stele in A.D. 1395. Several Korean scholars studied the chart and estimated the observational epoch of the stars dating between B.C. 1C and A.D. 6C. Changbom Park found that the epoch of the stars in chart is combined from the first and fourteenth centuries. Most stars with declination lower than 50 degrees represent the night sky of the first ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1777
  • [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
  • Harmonia macrocosmica, seu, Atlas universalis et novus, totius universi creati cosmographiam generalem, et novam exhibens : in quâ omnium totius mundi orbium harmonica constructio, secundum diversas diversorum authorum opioniones, ut et uranometria ...

    Phillips, 4274 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes index. Some plates engraved by Johannes van Loon. In addition to the 29 plates specified in the table of contents, there is an additional plate between plates 4 and 5, an additional plate between plates 19 and 20, and 3 additional plates following plate 29. Rebound and conserved ...

    • Contributor: Cellarius, Andreas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1708

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  • The Solar System, with the orbits of 5 remarkable comets.

    Appears in: A complete system of geography / Emanuel Bowen. London, 1747. 2 vol[s]. Includes diagrams of: Oblique sphere -- Right sphere -- Parallel sphere. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy typed in lower margin: 626888, N41. LC copy has handwritten in pencil in lower left margin: A complete system of geography, 2 vol[s], Emanuel ...

    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1747
  • The solar system.

    In lower right margin: 7. Includes diagrams of: Theory of the Seasons -- Eclipses -- Theory of Tides -- Phases of the Moon -- Mariner's Compass. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Adam and Charles Black (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1885
  • Sozvi︠e︡zdīi︠a︡ predstavlennyi︠a︡ na XXX tabilt︠s︡akh s opisanīem onykh i rukovodstvom k udobnomu ikh otyskanī i︠u︡ na nebi︠e︡ sostavlennym dli︠a︡ uchebnykhi︠e︡ zavedenīĭ i li︠u︡biteleĭ astrognozīi /

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes an engraved title page for the plates, two engraved section titles, one showing stellar magnitude, and thirty celestial charts. Twenty-eight of the charts show the constellations in detail, both as stars and as images of animals, etc., printed in gold on black, with small holes punched out for the high ...

    • Contributor: Reĭssig, K.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1829

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  • Systema solare et planetarium ex hypothesi Copernicana secundum elegantissimas illustrissimi quondam Hugenij deductiones novissime collectum & exhibitum.

    Appears in his Grosser Atlas uber die gantze Welt. Nurnberg, 1716. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Discoloration along fold line. Lacking lower corners. Stamped on verso: 5985.

    • Contributor: Homann, Johann Baptist
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1716
  • Planisphere celeste septentrional ; Planisphere celeste meridional /

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

    • Contributor: La Hire, Philippe De
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1705
  • 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
  • A Mercator map of the starry heavens : comprehending the whole equinoctial and terminated by the polar circles /

    Shows the path of the Great Comet of 1807, several planets, and the introduction of two constellations: Sciurus Volans (Flying Squirrel) and Marmor Sculptile (Bust of Columbus). Relief shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink. "Publish'd according to Act of Congress." Accompanied by text: Description and exploration of the Mercator map of the starry heavens : with its application in the solutions of problems. 30 p. : ill. ...

    • Contributor: Croswell, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1810

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  • Planisphaerium coeleste : secundum restitutionem Hevelianam et Hallejanam /

    Hevelius style, Eimmart format; hemispheres, ecliptic pole to ecliptic, with non-Ptolemaic constellations. Warner p. 164 Stamped in blue ink in lower left margin: 316A. Includes 6 diagrams and 4 globes and armillary spheres. Detached from Lotter, T.C. Atlas novus. Augustae Vindelicorium, [1772]. Phillips 3513. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Lotter, Tobias Conrad
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1772
  • 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. LC copy hand colored. Stamped in blue ink in lower left margin: 309A.

    • Contributor: Cellarius, Andreas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1708
  • Systema mundi Tychonicum : secundum celeberrimorum astronomorum Tychonis de Brahe et Io. Baptistae Riccioli S.I. hypotheses concinnatum /

    Appears in his Grosser Atlas uber die gantze Welt. Nurnberg, 1716. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Discoloration along fold line. Bottom edge and center fold repaired with cardboard on verso.

    • Contributor: Homann, Johann Baptist
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1716
  • Planisphaerii coelestis hemisphaerium meridionale : calculatum ad finem anni MDCC, pro aevo XVIII praesente /

    Shows hemispheric view with signs of the Zodiac and the constellations shown picorially. "Cum Privilegio Pontissimorum D D Ordinum Hollandiae et Westfrisiae". Appears in: Atlas nouveau contenant toutes les parties du monde, où sont exactement marqués les empires, monarchies, royaumes, états, républiques &c. Amsterdam: J. Cóvens et C. Mortier, [1683-1761]. Includes tables and notes concerning stars. Insets: Solis observation novissima -- Lunae effigies, nuper ...

    • Contributor: Allard, Carel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1700
  • 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 plan or map of the Solar System projected for schools & academies /

    "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1846, by Hall Colby, in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the United States for the Northern District of New York." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy annotated in black ink in lower right margin: Deposited Oct. 8, 1846. LC copy imperfect: Shellacked, use-worn, ...

    • Contributor: Colby, Hall
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1846
  • Stars of the first 5 magnitudes visible in Northern latitudes /

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy photocopy with slightly different typography and mounted on cloth is similar to LC original printed copy. LC copy mounted on cloth.

    • Contributor: Dilks, Albert W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1909
  • Stars of the first 5 magnitudes visible in Northern latitudes /

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy hand colored. LC copy has blue crayon on verso: 14207/1909. LC copy imperfect: Torn in half along vertical fold line.

    • Contributor: Dilks, Albert W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1909
  • A celestial planisphere, or map of the heavens /

    "Entered according to Act of Congress Septr. 1st. 1835 by F.J. Huntington of the State of Connecticut." "Pl. VIII." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Fragile, taped along vertical fold line.

    • Contributor: Huntington, Francis Junius
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1835
  • Erde und Planeten, Erde und Mond /

    Appears in: Sydow-Wagners methodischer Schul-Atlas. 1923, 1926 and 1928 editions. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy mounted on cloth.

    • Contributor: Wagner, Hermann
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1923
  • Der nördliche gestirnte Himmel /

    Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Atlas title page dated 1850 and index reproduced on verso. Copy imperfect: Liquid staining, major losses along fold lines, hole in center, torn and repaired along edges.

    • Contributor: Reuter, Ferdinand
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850