• Vera totius expeditionis nauticæ : descriptio D. Franc. Draci ... /

    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
  • Mappa totius mundi : adornata juxta observationes dnn. academiae regalis scientiarum et nonnullorum aliorum secundum annotationes recentissimas /

    Mappa totius mundi : adornata juxta observationes dnn. academ...

    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
  • America septentrionalis.

    America septentrionalis.

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

    • Original Format: Maps
  • Civitates orbis terrarvm.

    Civitates orbis terrarvm.

    "Privilegium Caesareae maiestatis, which occurs in each volume generally on the reverse of the title page, refers to Francis Hogenberg as the author's collaborator."--Phillips. Colophon of v. 1: Coloniae Agrippinae, apud Petrum à Brachel, sumptibus auctorum. Colophon of v. 6: Colonię Agrippinę, Antonius Hierat & Abrahamus Hoghenberg. Collaborators and artists whose works these maps were based on include George and Jacob Hoefnagel, Simon Novellanus, ...

    • Contributor: Braun, Georg
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1612

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  • Orbis terrarum nova et accuratissima tabula /

    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
  • Theatrum orbis terrarum.

    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

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  • [Nova et accuratissima totius terrarum orbis tabula].

    [Nova et accuratissima totius terrarum orbis tabula].

    Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes col. ill. in margins. Vault

    • Contributor: Blaeu, Joan
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1664
  • Noua orbis terrarum delineatio singulari ratione accommodata meridiano tabb. Rudolphi astronomicarum /

    Noua orbis terrarum delineatio singulari ratione accommodata ...

    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
  • Noua, et integra uniuersi orbis descriptio /

    Noua, et integra uniuersi orbis descriptio /

    Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy mounted on paper, mounted on linen.

    • Contributor: Fine, Oronce
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1531
  • [Genoese world map 1457].

    [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
  • Planisphaerivm Aratevm sive Compages Orbivm Mvndanorvm ex hypothesi Aratea in plano expressa.

    Planisphaerivm Aratevm sive Compages Orbivm Mvndanorvm ex hyp...

    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
  • Theatrum orbis terrarum.

    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

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  • [Sphendonē], hoc est, fvnda Posidonii.

    [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
  • Nova totius terrarum orbis tabula /

    Nova totius terrarum orbis tabula /

    Relief shown pictorially. Includes col. ill. Insets: Polus arcticus -- Polus antarcticus -- Polus septentrionalis -- Systema mundi juxtamentem Claudii Ptolemaei Alexand -- Genuinum mundi systema secundum N. Copernici hypothesin -- Polus meridionalis. Mounted on cloth. LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined vertically in half. Pin holes in cloth tape in all corners. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Wit, Frederik De.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1660
  • [Portolan atlas of 9 charts and a world map, etc. Dedicated to Hieronymus Ruffault, Abbot of St. Vaast].

    [Portolan atlas of 9 charts and a world map, etc. Dedicated t...

    Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor, on vellum. Each double-page illumination (col. diagrs., col. maps) 21 x 29 cm. Compass rose on inside back cover. "Maps 1, 2, and 10 show America. No. 1 shows the Gulf of California which Ulloa discovered in 1539. On the same map Yucatan is shown as an island, and the east and west coasts of North and South America are ...

    • Contributor: Agnese, Battista
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1544

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  • Antiquissima orbis delineatio.

    Antiquissima orbis delineatio.

    Ordway - 11 (color slide) Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1905
  • [Terrestrial globe gores].

    [Terrestrial globe gores].

    Relief shown pictorially. Title supplied by cataloger. Reissued by Giuseppe di Rossi in 1615. Dedication in upper hemisphere: Illmo. viro optimaraq. artium amatori et Fautori D. Paulo Mellino Romano ... In lower hemisphere: I. Hondius Lectori S. In locorum longitudine ... Longitudines incepimus non ab Insulis Fortunatis ut Ptolome[us], sed ab iis quae acores vocantur quod acus nautica ibi recta in septentrionem vergat Vale. ...

    • Contributor: Hondius, Jodocus
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1615
  • Universalis cosmographia secundum Ptholomaei traditionem et Americi Vespucii alioru[m]que lustrationes.

    Universalis cosmographia secundum Ptholomaei traditionem et A...

    Relief shown pictorially. First document known to name America. Red ink grid on 2 sheets. Text applied over blank areas on 2 sheets. Manuscript annotations in the margin of 1 sheet. All sheets bear a watermark of a triple pointed crown. Two stamps on verso of upper left hand sheet: Fürstl. Waldburg Wolfegg'sches Kupferstichkabinett -- Furstl. Waldbg. Wolf. Bibliothek. Exhibited: Rivers, edens, empires: Lewis ...

    • Contributor: Waldseemüller, Martin
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1507
  • Nova totius terrarum orbis geographica ac hydrographica tabula /

    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
  • [Heart shaped projection of the world]. Catalog Record

    [Heart shaped projection of the world].

    Photostat. Heart-shaped projection. 1 map ; 62 x 44 cm.

    • Contributor: Apian, Peter
    • Original Format: Maps
  • Orbis terrarum universal globe in calenzano perfectus exantiquis exemplaribus / Catalog Record

    Orbis terrarum universal globe in calenzano perfectus exantiq...

    Appears to be a mid-twentieth century globe drawn in an imitation of a seventeenth century one. 1 globe : col. paper gores over metal core ; 14 cm. in diam., mounted on a turned wooden pedestal with a paper covered half meridian ring.

    • Contributor: Cordeddu, Luciano
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1950
  • Part of the "Typus cosmographicus ... " Catalog Record

    Part of the "Typus cosmographicus ... "

    From the Novus Orbis, of Grynaeus, of 1537. "Size of the original". 1 map ; 36 x 46 cm.

    • Contributor: Grynäus, Simon
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1935
  • Novus orbis. Catalog Record

    Novus orbis.

    From Nordenskiold, Facsimile atlas, 1899. 1 map ; 45 x 64 cm.

    • Contributor: Grynäus, Simon
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1899
  • [Terrestrial globe]. Catalog Record

    [Terrestrial globe].

    Relief shown pictorially. Reissued by Giuseppe di Rossi in 1615. In upper hemisphere: Illmo viro optimaraq avrtium amatori et Fautori D. Paulo Mellino Ramano ... In lower hemisphere: Hondius Lectori S. In locorum longitudine ... Longitudines incepimus non ab Insulis Fortunatis ut Ptolomeus, sed ab iis quæ acores vocantur quod acus nautica ibi recta in septentrionem vergat. Vale. Anno 1615. Paired with G3160 1615.H6 ...

    • Contributor: Hondius, Jodocus
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1615
  • Stobnicza [world map] Catalog Record

    Stobnicza [world map]

    Rudolph Schuller collection. 2 photos., neg. and pos. Purchase #1644, transferred Sept. 12, 1961. 1 map ; 32 x 44 cm.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1961
  • World map. Catalog Record

    World map.

    Text in G&M Ref. Coll. GA304.R5.B3 1 map : col. ; 178 x 140 cm. folded into 100 x 70 cm.

    • Contributor: Ricardus
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1872
  • Nova ac generalis orbis descriptio. Catalog Record

    Nova ac generalis orbis descriptio.

    col. globe 7 cm.

    • Contributor: Vopell, Caspar
    • Original Format: Maps
  • Margarita philosophica. Catalog Record

    Margarita philosophica.

    From Gregorius Reich's "Margarita philosophica. Photostat. 1 map ; 44 x 49 cm.

    • Contributor: Reisch, Gregor
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1931
  • Orbis terrarvm ex mente Pomponii Melae. Catalog Record

    Orbis terrarvm ex mente Pomponii Melae.

    Reconstruction by Bertius, 1628. Same as map in Bertius [Variæ orbis universi ...] 1628 Phillips 5592. G1033.B4 1628 Vault. Wells 2 - 12 (color slide) 1 map : col. ; 17 x 23 cm.

    • Contributor: Mela, Pomponius
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1628
  • Typus cosmographicus universalis. Catalog Record

    Typus cosmographicus universalis.

    Photostat negative from Grynaeus' "Novus Orbis Regionum" (E141.N93 Rare Bk. Coll.) 1 map ; 42 x 58 cm.

    • Contributor: Grynäus, Simon
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1929
  • [Ebstorf map of the world] / Catalog Record

    [Ebstorf map of the world] /

    Booklet in pocket. For colored ed., see his Mappaemundi; Die Älbesten Weltkarten. Heft V, "Die Ebstorfkarte." Stuttgart (1896). G1025.M5 1895 Heft 5. 1 map ; 120 x 105 cm. folded into 60 x 52 cm.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1896
  • L. F.! Cum geographica orbis terrarum descriptio secundum long, et lat. non nisi vel per peregrinationes maritimas vel observationes coelestes emendatior in dies prodeat, istud autem per experimenta propria (quoad exiguam saltem partem) perfecisse è mille vix uni contingat. Catalog Record

    L. F.! Cum geographica orbis terrarum descriptio secundum lon...

    col. globe 30 cm.

    • Contributor: Eimmart, Georg Christoph
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1950
  • Diagrams showing why there are no tides in the Mediterranean Sea with text in Latin (Item 45.). Catalog Record

    Diagrams showing why there are no tides in the Mediterranean ...

    MS. of 12th century. 1 map ; 26 x 22 cm.

    • Contributor: William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1943
  • [Martin Waldseemüller's terrestrial globe]. Catalog Record

    [Martin Waldseemüller's terrestrial globe].

    Title provided by cataloger. Original version of gores : [Strassburg?, 1507]. Facsimile information from publisher's website. 1 globe : hand col. paper gores over plaster core, inserted on metal rod supported by turned wooden stand 16 cm. high ; 12 cm. in diam.

    • Contributor: Waldseemüller, Martin
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 2007
  • Ptolemæus Ulmæ 1482. Catalog Record

    Ptolemæus Ulmæ 1482.

    From A.E. Nordenskiold, Facsimile atlas, 1889. 1 map ; 46 x 63 cm.

    • Contributor: [Ptolemy
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1889
  • Totius mundi / Catalog Record

    Totius mundi /

    Facsimile. Original version: [Paris : s.n., 1700]. 1 globe : col., plastic, mounted in a plstic meridian half circle, on plastic base ; 30 cm. in diam.

    • Contributor: L'Isle, Guillaume De
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1986
  • [King map of the world, 1502] anonymous Portuguese map. Catalog Record

    [King map of the world, 1502] anonymous Portuguese map.

    Photostat of copy in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery. 1 sheet ; 98 x 60 cm.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1925
  • Photograph of Fra Mauros map of the world. Catalog Record

    Photograph of Fra Mauros map of the world.

    Photograph copy - 4 sections. Single hemisphere. 4 sheets ; 60 x 58 cm.

    • Contributor: Mauro
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1929
  • Totius mundi / Catalog Record

    Totius mundi /

    Facsimile. Original version: [Paris : s.n., 1700]. 1 globe : col., plastic, mounted in a fixed unmarked plastic meridian ring on plastic stand ; 12 cm. in diam.

    • Contributor: L'Isle, Guillaume De
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1700
  • World Navigations of Magellan. Catalog Record

    World Navigations of Magellan.

    Europe, Africa, part of North and South America. Res. Ge. B. 1204. Bibl. Nat. no. 44, D, 168, 169. 2 sheets, photographs. True-2. 2 sheets ; 31 x 25 cm.

    • Contributor: Magalhães, Fernão De
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1952
  • [Globular map of the world 1536]. Catalog Record

    [Globular map of the world 1536].

    Photostat. of world map and zodiac symbols pos., one neg. zodiac symbols. Vatican Lat. 7586. British Museum Royal Ms. 14C v. Fol. 8. 2 sheets ; 39 x 55 cm.

    • Contributor: Agnese, Battista
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1929