↓ Refine your search

Results 1 - 25 of 122

  • Americæ pars, nunc Virginia dicta : primum ab Anglis inuenta, sumtibus Dn. Walteri Raleigh, Equestris ordinis Viri, Anno Dn̄i. MDLXXXV regni Vero Sereniss. nostræ Reginæ Elisabethæ XXVII, hujus vero Historia peculiari Libro ...

    Scale ca. 1:1,700,000. Has watermark. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Pictorial map. Covers coastal region from Cape Fear to Chesapeake Bay. From Thomas Hariot's A briefe and true report of the new found land of Virginia, 1590. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: White, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1590
  • Vera totius expeditionis nauticæ : descriptio D. Franc. Draci ... /

    Shows routes around the world of Sir Francis Drake between 1577 and 1580 and Thomas Cavendish between 1586 and 1588. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Gift of the estate of Robert H. Power. Includes text, 2 ancillary maps showing landing at California and Java, 2 ancillary views showing Drake's welcome at Moluccas and Drake's ship cast ...

    • Contributor: Hondius, Jodocus
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1595
  • 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

    Look inside: 6 results

  • Alexandri magni imperium et expeditio per Europam, per Africam et potissimum per Asiam /

    Relief shown pictorially. Includes list of numbered notes and inset showing continets of Africa, Europe, and Asia. LC copies annotated in inks to show boundaries and mounted on linen. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Moulart Sanson, Pierre
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1712
  • Dominia Anglorum in America Septentrionali.

    Scales vary. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Sheet title in Latin and German. Individual map titles and text in German. Maps in English and German. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 83 Differs from other copies in Québec and New England states boundaries. Includes text and glossary. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1759
  • Theatrum orbis terrarum.

    Relief shown pictorially. Catalogus auctorum includes 92 names. Epigram on t.p. verso has 16 lines. Includes 53 map sheets, with descriptive text on verso. Phillips, 374, copy 1 Koeman, C. Atlantes Neerlandici, Ort 1 Includes "De Mona druidum insula" by H. Llwyd. Exhibited: A world of names, 1990. Exhibited: Images of the World, 1984. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1570

    Look inside: 365 results

  • Carte d'Amerique dressée pour l'usage du Roy.

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

    • Contributor: L'Isle, Guillaume De
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • [Genoese world map 1457].

    Title from Stevenson's text. In lower right corner: E.O. Cockayne, Boston. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. See GA307 1457.G457 for text by E.L. Stevenson. LC copy mounted on cloth and laminated.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1912
  • 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. Vertically fold-lined in half, mounted on cloth. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: L'Isle, Guillaume De
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Terra sancta sive promissionis, olim Palestina recens delineata, et in lucem edita per Nicolaum Visscher.

    Relief shown pictorially. Appears in Nicolaes Visscher's Atlas contractus orbis terrarum. Exhibition: Jordanian Display, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., May 25-27, 2005. Includes inset showing the twelve tribes of Israel and ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Visscher, Nicolaes
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1659
  • 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
  • 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
  • Gvinea propia, nec non Nigritiæ vel Terræ Nigrorvm maxima pars : geographis hodiernis dicta utraq[ue] Æthiopia inferior, & hujus quidem pars australis /

    Covers West Africa from Gabon in the south to Niger, Mali, and Mauritania in the north. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Ferro. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes indexed ill. depicting the dress, dwellings, and work of native Africans. Item 59 in LC G&M Leo Belgicus exhibit, Nov. 1993 to May 1994. Three copies. Copy 1 ...

    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1743
  • Theatrum belli in America Septentrionali.

    Scale ca. 1:3,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 59 Includes inset of "Fort Frederick oder Crown Point." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651

    • Contributor: Rhode, I. C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1755
  • Palaestina seu Terra olim Sancta tum duodecim tribubus distributa tum a Davide et Salomone /

    Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy: Hand colored.

    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1744
  • Catalog Record

    America Septentrionalis, concinnata juxta observationes Dñn Academiæ Regalis Scientiarum et nonnullorum aliorum, et juxta annotationes recentissimas, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Scale ca. 1:19,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Includes "Annotatio." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Lotter, Georg Friedrich - Lotter, Tobias Conrad - L'Isle, Guillaume De
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1772
  • Theatrum orbis terrarum.

    Relief shown pictorially. Colophon: 20 Mai 1570. Catalogus auctorum includes 87 names. T.p. verso blank. Includes 53 map sheets, with descriptive text on verso. Staining from pigment on facing pages. Blank leaves inserted between map sheets. Front cover displays the name and arms of Jean, comte de Hoya, bishop of Münster and Osnabrück (1566-74). Phillips, 3389 Koeman, C. Atlantes Neerlandici, Ort 1A Includes "De ...

    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1570

    Look inside: 146 results

  • Virginia, Marylandia et Carolina in America septentrionali Britannorum

    Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. From Homann Erben's Atlas geographicvs maior exhibens tellurem. 1753-1759 [i.e. 1781; v. 1, 1759] Described in William P. Cumming's The southeast in early maps as first appearing in J. B. Homann's Atlas novus, 1714. Also covers New Jersey, Southern Pennsylvania, and New York City region. Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Homann, Johann Baptist
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1759
  • Alexandri magni imperium et expeditiones /

    Relief shown by shading. Prime meridian: Paris "32." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Delamarche, Félix
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1833
  • Mappa geographica Provinciæ Nova Eboraci ab Anglis New-York dictæ ex ampliori delineatione ad exactas dimensiones concinnata in arctius spatium redacta cura Claudii Josephi Sauthier cui accedit Nova Jersey ex topographicis observationibus.

    Scale ca. 1:1,050,000. Title in upper margin: Carte geographique des provinces Neu-York et Neu-Jersey en Amérique publié par les Heritiers de Homann 1778. Hand colored. Prime meridian: New York. Relief shown by hachures. Shows administrative boundaries in New York and New Jersey. Also shows portions of Pennsylvania and New England. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1049 Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1778
  • America noviter delineata /

    Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes insets of north and south polar regions. Acquisitions control no. 3-85

    • Contributor: Hondius, Jodocus
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1640
  • Dominia Anglorum in America Septentrionali.

    Scales vary. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Sheet title in Latin and German. Individual map titles and text in German. Maps in English and German. From the authors' Atlas geographicvs maior. 1753-59 [i.e. 1784; v. 1, 1759] part 2, no. 85. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 83 Includes text and glossary. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1759
  • Nova totius terrarum orbis geographica ac hydrographica tabula /

    Dated 1606 in statement of dedication. Relief shown pictorially. Described in: The mapping of the world / Rodney W. Shirley. London : Holland Press, 1983. No. 255, state 2. Includes ill. and 2 insets. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 20-85

    • Contributor: Blaeu, Willem Janszoon
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1606
  • Brugae Flandorum urbs et emporium mercatu celebre an a Chr. nat.

    Bird's-eye view. Facsimile of map published 1562. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Gheeraerts, Marcus
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 19??
  • Noua orbis terrarum delineatio singulari ratione accommodata meridiano tabb. Rudolphi astronomicarum /

    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 ...

    • Contributor: Eckebrecht, Philipp
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1630