Format Maps
Contributors Eckebrecht, Philipp
Dates 1630
Location Earth
Language Latin
Subjects Early Works to 1800
Earth
World Maps
Title
Noua orbis terrarum delineatio singulari ratione accommodata meridiano tabb. Rudolphi astronomicarum /
Other Title
Nova orbis terrarum delineatio singulari ratione accommodata meridiano tabb. Rudolphi astronomicarum
nova orbis terrarum delineatio singulari ratione accommodata meridiano tabb. rudolphi astronomicarum
Contributor Names
Eckebrecht, Philipp, 1594-1667.
Created / Published
[Nuremberg] : Philippus Eckebrecht, 1630.
Subject Headings
-  World maps--Early works to 1800
-  Earth
Notes
-  Relief shown pictorially.
-  Appears in Johannes Kepler's Tabvlae Rudolphinae. Ulm : Johannes Saur, 1627-30.
-  Prime meridian based on the astronomer Tycho Brahe's observatory in Denmark.
-  Map drawn in three parts (left to right): 1 half-hemisphere (15 cm. radius), 1 hemisphere (29 cm. in diameter), and 1 half-hemisphere (15 cm. radius).
-  Shirley, Rodney W. Mapping of the world. 1983, p. 358-9
-  Bricker, Charles. Landmarks of mapmaking. 1977, p. 252-3
-  Includes note and ill. of double eagle.
-  Included in map folder: Folder (24 x 31 cm.) containing 7 photocopies from printed references and 1 letter of correspondence all describing this map. Also included is a section of the original map folder with a manuscript note regarding the date of publication and representation in Kepler's atlas.
-  Mounted on cloth.
-  LC copy imperfect: 3 vertical fold lines. Pin holes in cloth tape in all corners.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
1 map ; on sheet 44 x 72 cm.
Call Number
G3200 1630 .E3
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3200 ct001471 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3200.ct001471
Library of Congress Catalog Number
2006627265
http://lccn.loc.gov/2006627265


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