Maps Noua orbis terrarum delineatio singulari ratione accommodata meridiano tabb. Rudolphi astronomicarum /
Early Works to 1800
- 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
- - 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.
- 1 map ; on sheet 44 x 72 cm.
- Call Number
- G3200 1630 .E3
- 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
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