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  • 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 ...

    • Contributor: Hondius, Jodocus
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1595
  • 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 descripta est, additis etiam Indigenarum Iconibus /

    Americæ pars, nunc Virginia dicta : primum ab Anglis inuenta,...

    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 ...

    • Contributor: White, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1590
  • Floridae Americae provinciae recens & exactissima descriptio auctorè Iacobo le Moyne cui cognomen de Morgues, qui Laudōnierum, altera Gallorum in eam prouinciam nauigatione comitat est, atque adhibitis aliquot militibus ob pericula, regionis illius interiora & maritima diligentissimè lustrauit, & exactissimè dimensus est, obseruata etiam singulorum fluminum inter se distantia, ut ipsemet redux Carolo .IX. Galliarum regi, demonstrauit.

    Floridae Americae provinciae recens & exactissima descriptio ...

    Relief shown pictorially. Shows Florida region, northeastern coastline, Port Royal, Fort Caroline, Cuba, rivers, cities, and other geographical entities. Mounted on cloth backing. Published in Le Moyne's Brevis narratio eorum quae in ...

    • Contributor: Le Moyne De Morgues, Jacques
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1591
  • Hiberniae, Britannicae Insvlae nova descripto.

    Hiberniae, Britannicae Insvlae nova descripto.

    Relief shown pictorially. Phillips, 406 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. 1 map ; 34 x 47 cm.

    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1598
  • Atlas sive Cosmographicae meditationes de fabrica mvndi et fabricati figvra. Catalog Record

    Atlas sive Cosmographicae meditationes de fabrica mvndi et fa...

    The first part, originally published in 1585, is composed of three fascicles, each with a special t. p.: Galliæ tabulę geographicæ ; Belgii Inferioris geographicæ tabulę ; Germaniae tabulę geographicæ. The second ...

    • Contributor: Mercator, Gerhard
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1595
  • 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, ...

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

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  • Americae sive qvartae orbis partis nova et exactissima descriptio /

    Americae sive qvartae orbis partis nova et exactissima descri...

    Covers North and South America with the adjacent seas. Relief shown pictorially. From the Rosenwald Collection, Library of Congress, no. 1303. Originally printed on 6 sheets. Described in Quarterly Journal of the ...

    • Contributor: Gutiérrez, Diego
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1562
  • 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 ...

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

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  • Peruuiae avriferæ regionis typus /

    Peruuiae avriferæ regionis typus /

    Shows portion of Central America, northwestern South America, southern United States, and coast of Tamaulipas in Mexico. Relief shown pictorially. Appears in the author's Theatrum orbis terrarum. Includes ill. Text on verso. ...

    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1584
  • Portugalliae : que olim Lusitania, nouissima & exactissima descriptio /

    Portugalliae : que olim Lusitania, nouissima & exactissima de...

    "... anno MCCCCCLX." Oriented with north to the right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes col. ill. Text on verso. On verso: 14. 1 ...

    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1579
  • 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. DLC ...

    • Contributor: Waldseemüller, Martin
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1507
  • [Map and views illustrating Sir Francis Drake's West Indian voyage, 1585-6].

    [Map and views illustrating Sir Francis Drake's West Indian v...

    The first engraving is a map of Drake's voyage [showing Europe, western Africa, northern South America, and eastern North America]; the four other engravings consist of bird's-eye battle plan views of the ...

    • Contributor: Boazio, Baptista
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1589

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  • S. Augustini : pars est terra Florida, sub latitudine 30 grad, ora vero maritima humilior est, lancinata et insulosa.

    S. Augustini : pars est terra Florida, sub latitudine 30 grad...

    Scale not given. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown pictorially. Pictorial map. Includes text in rectanglar cartouche. Kraus, H.P. Sir Francis Drake, 49 Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Boazio, Baptista - White, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1589
  • [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 ...

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

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  • Atlas sive Cosmographicæ meditationes de fabrica mvndi et fabricati figvra.

    Atlas sive Cosmographicæ meditationes de fabrica mvndi et fab...

    The first part, originally published in 1585, is composed of three fascicles, each with a special t. p.: Galliæ tabulę geographicæ ; Belgii Inferioris geographicæ tabulę ; Germaniae tabulę geographicæ. The second ...

    • Contributor: Mercator, Gerhard
    • Original Format: Books - Maps
  • 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. DLC 1 map : hand col. ; 29 ...

    • Contributor: Fine, Oronce
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1531
  • Mexico, regia et celebris Hispaniae novae civitas ; Cusco, regni Peru in novo orbe caput. Catalog Record

    Mexico, regia et celebris Hispaniae novae civitas ; Cusco, re...

    Bird's-eye views. Relief shown pictorially. Appears in Braun & Hogenberg's Civitates orbis terrarum, 1572-1618. Provenance: Gift of Jay I. Kislak Foundation. DLC Sabin, 7448 Mexico -- Cusco. Vertically fold-lined at center. DLC ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1572
  • A discription of Aegipt from Cair downeward / Catalog Record

    A discription of Aegipt from Cair downeward /

    Covers large portion of North East Africa (present-day Tunisia, Libya, and Egypt), southward to Ethiopia, and Horn of Africa, and eastward covering the Red Sea and parts of Arabian Peninsula. Relief shown ...

    • Contributor: Linschoten, Jan Huygen Van
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1598
  • Brvxella, vrbs aulicorum frequentia fontium copia, magnificentia principalis aulæ, ciuicæ comus, ac plurium aliaru splendore, nobilissima: Et, quod, de sua burdegala dixit Ausonius, clementia heic coeli mitis, et irriquæ larga in dulgentia terræ. [Georgius Braun, et Franciscus Hohenbergius. Catalog Record

    Brvxella, vrbs aulicorum frequentia fontium copia, magnificen...

    Scale not given. Facsimile. Pictorial map. Houses shown in perspective. Indexed for points of interest. col. map 34 x 48 cm.

    • Contributor: [Braun, Georg]
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1570
  • Lincolniæ Notinghamiæq[ue] comitatuũ noua vera et accurata descriptio : anno Domini 1576 / Catalog Record

    Lincolniæ Notinghamiæq[ue] comitatuũ noua vera et accurata de...

    Relief shown pictorially. From the author's An atlas of England and Wales, London, 1579. From the Rosenwald Collection, Library of Congress. Includes col. ill. and coats of arms. 1 map : hand ...

    • Contributor: Saxton, Christopher
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1579
  • Septentrionalivm partivm, nova tabvla. Catalog Record

    Septentrionalivm partivm, nova tabvla.

    Covers northern North Atlantic Ocean. Text "Nvova tavola settentrionale" on verso. 1 map ; 17 x 24 cm., on sheet 24 x 31 cm., folded to 24 x 16 cm.

    • Contributor: Zeno, Niccolo
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1558
  • Vrbis Romae sciographia ex antiquis monumentis accuratiss. delineata / Catalog Record

    Vrbis Romae sciographia ex antiquis monumentis accuratiss. de...

    Title from plates 2-5. Publication date from dedication; date of restrike from research. Plates 2-5, 8-11 are the Sciographia; plates 1, 6, 7, and 12 are the Triumph as originally issued. Achievement ...

    • Contributor: Du Pérac, Etienne
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1574
  • Theatrum orbis terrarum. Catalog Record

    Theatrum orbis terrarum.

    Relief shown pictorially. Catalogus auctorum includes 94 names. Greek poem on t.p. verso. Includes 53 map sheets, with descriptive text on verso. Phillips, 374, copy 2 Koeman, C. Atlantes Neerlandici, Ort 1D ...

    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1570
  • Occidentalis Americæ partis ... / Catalog Record

    Occidentalis Americæ partis ... /

    Shows West Indies, portions of southern United States and Central America, and northern South America. Relief shown pictorially. Transferred from the collection of the Canal Zone Library-Museum, 1980. Annotated in lower margin ...

    • Contributor: Bry, Theodor De
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1594
  • [Egypt, course of Nile]. Catalog Record

    [Egypt, course of Nile].

    Title devised by cataloger. Oriented with north to the bottom. Copied from the 13th century Codex, the oldest available copy of "Geographia". Includes geographic notes on the margins. LC copy accompanied by ...

    • Contributor: Ptolemy
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1500
  • Typvs orbis terrarvm / Catalog Record

    Typvs orbis terrarvm /

    1 map ; 9 cm. in diam.

    • Contributor: Hondius, Jodocus
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1589
  • Americae et proximarvm regionvm orae descriptio. Catalog Record

    Americae et proximarvm regionvm orae descriptio.

    p. cm.

    • Contributor: Hogenberg, Franz
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1589
  • Londinvm feracissimi Angliae Regni metropolis. Catalog Record

    Londinvm feracissimi Angliae Regni metropolis.

    Scale not given. Bird's-eye-view. Place names in English. From Braun and Hogenberg's Civitates orbis terrarum. Differs from other edition in typeface and layout of verso text. Includes 2 texts in Latin, 2 ...

    • Contributor: [Braun, Georg]
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1572
  • Specvlvm orbis terrarvm. Catalog Record

    Specvlvm orbis terrarvm.

    2 pts. in 1 v. 65 fold. maps. 41 cm.

    • Contributor: Jode, Gerard De
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1578
  • Theatrvm orbis terrarvm. Catalog Record

    Theatrvm orbis terrarvm.

    1 p.l., [197] l. incl. 70 col. maps. 45 cm.

    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1574
  • Theatrvm orbis terrarvm. Catalog Record

    Theatrvm orbis terrarvm.

    1 p.l., [235] l., 77, [9] p. incl. 114 maps, port. 47 cm.

    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1579
  • Londinvm feracissimi Angliae Regni metropolis. Catalog Record

    Londinvm feracissimi Angliae Regni metropolis.

    Scale not given. Has watermark. LC copy annotated in ink in upper right corner "11." Place names in English. From Braun and Hogenberg's Civitates orbis terrarum. Differs from other edition in typeface ...

    • Contributor: [Braun, Georg]
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1572
  • Vniversale descrittione di tvtta la terra conoscivta fin qvi. Catalog Record

    Vniversale descrittione di tvtta la terra conoscivta fin qvi.

    Relief shown pictorially. Based on an earlier map by Giacomo Gastaldi. From the Rosenwald Collection, Library of Congress, no. 1304. Includes text and ill. 1 map : photocopy, col. ; 41 x ...

    • Contributor: Forlani, Paolo
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1565
  • Theatrvm orbis terrarvm. Opus nunc denuo ab ipso auctore recognitum, multisquè locis castigatum, & quamplurimis nouis tabulis atquè commentarijs auctum. Catalog Record

    Theatrvm orbis terrarvm. Opus nunc denuo ab ipso auctore reco...

    11 p.l., port., 108 double maps, 4 l. 25 double maps, double pl., 77, [9] p. 45 x 29 cm.

    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1592
  • Typus orbis universalis. Catalog Record

    Typus orbis universalis.

    Appears in Claudius Ptolemaeus' Geographia. Text on verso. LC copy annotated in black ink on verso: 187. 1 map ; 27 x 38 cm.

    • Contributor: Münster, Sebastian
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1550
  • Theatrvm orbis terrarvm. Opus nunc denuò ab ipso auctore recognitum, multisquè locis castigatum & quamplurimis nouis tabulis atquè commentarijs auctum. Catalog Record

    Theatrvm orbis terrarvm. Opus nunc denuò ab ipso auctore reco...

    1 p.l., [192] l. incl. 69 col. maps. 43 cm.

    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1573
  • Alexandria : vetustissimum Aegÿpti emporium, Amplissima civitas, ab Alexandro Magno condita, muris, turrib. et propugnaculis ea forma, qua heic depicta videtur, ante Christi adventum, Annis CCCXX constructa fuit, magnifica olim, et nunc quoque benè munita conspicitur, sed intra moenia ruinis, et ruderib. plena, Magnitudine Lutetiae Parisiorum respondet. Coloniae, 1575? / Catalog Record

    Alexandria : vetustissimum Aegÿpti emporium, Amplissima civit...

    Relief shown Pictorially. "Reproduced in 1967 by Historic Urban Plans, Ithaca, New York." "LC copy is number 4 of an edition limited to 500 copies." DLC Birds-eye view of Alexandria city in ...

    • Contributor: Braun, Georg
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1575
  • [Map of the Western Hemisphere] / Catalog Record

    [Map of the Western Hemisphere] /

    Title plate to Nova Reperta, a series of engravings after drawings by Stradanus published by Galle in Antwerp. Shows Christopher Columbus pointing to a map of the Western Hemisphere. New France and ...

    • Contributor: Straet, Jan Van Der
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1590
  • Theatrum orbis terrarum. Catalog Record

    Theatrum orbis terrarum.

    Relief shown pictorially. Catalogus auctorum includes 91 names. Includes 53 map sheets, with descriptive text on verso. Phillips, 374, copy 3 Koeman, C. Atlantes Neerlandici, Ort 1 Includes "De Mona druidum insula" ...

    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1570
  • Additamentvm qvintvm, Catalog Record

    Additamentvm qvintvm,

    p. cm.

    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1595
  • Aegyptvs Antiqva / Catalog Record

    Aegyptvs Antiqva /

    Map is dedicated to the Humanist and medical doctor Scipio Fabio from Bologna. Relief shown pictorially. Inset: Alexandri Nor. Nomvs. LC copy contains annotations in pencil and color pencil on verso. DLC ...

    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1580
  • Americae sive qvartae orbis partis nova et exactissima descriptio / Catalog Record

    Americae sive qvartae orbis partis nova et exactissima descri...

    Covers North and South America with the adjacent seas. Relief shown pictorially. Col. xerographic copy of black-and-white original. Includes texts in cartouche, statements of dedication, coats-of-arms, ill. of allegorical figure "Victoria", ill. ...

    • Contributor: Gutiérrez, Diego
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1562
  • Theatrvm orbis terrarvm; opus nunc tertio ab ipso auctore recognitum, multisque locis castigatum, & quamplurimis nouis tabulis atque commentarijs auctum. Catalog Record

    Theatrvm orbis terrarvm; opus nunc tertio ab ipso auctore rec...

    Maps on double leaves. This edition includes a colored portrait of Ortelius; the "Parergon in quo veteris geographiæ aliquot tabulæ", 14 l. (12 double); the "Nomenclator Ptolemaicvs; omnia locorvm vocabvla qvæ in ...

    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1584
  • Epitome Theatri Orteliani, Catalog Record

    Epitome Theatri Orteliani,

    1 p.l., [103] l. incl. 94 maps, 1 pl. 11 x 14 cm.

    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1589
  • Parvum theatrum urbium, sive, Vrbium praecipuarum totius orbis brevis et methodica descriptio / Catalog Record

    Parvum theatrum urbium, sive, Vrbium praecipuarum totius orbi...

    Based, in part, on Georg Braun's Civitates orbis Terraum. Cf. leaf ):(2. Errors in paging: 328-330, 363-365 repeated. Signatures: ):(4 A-3C4 3D2. VD16 R 3024 Title page printed in red and black. ...

    • Contributor: Romain, Adrien
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1595
  • Tabula nouarum insularum, quas diuersis respectibus Occidentales & Indianas uocant. Catalog Record

    Tabula nouarum insularum, quas diuersis respectibus Occidenta...

    Relief shown pictorially. South America also labeled in German. Appears in the author's Cosmographiae universalis. Basel, Switzerland. 1559. Fold-lined. DLC LC copy imperfect: Missing extreme upper right corner, minor losses to lower-middle ...

    • Contributor: Münster, Sebastian
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1559
  • [Map of western South America]. Catalog Record

    [Map of western South America].

    Relief shown pictorially. Title supplied by cataloger. Attributed to Gerard Mercator? Cf. Philip D. Burden's letter, April 14, 1994, to James Flatness. In cartouche: Celeberrimæ prouinciæ in America versus occidentem ... Andreas ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1569
  • Ptolemaevs avctvs restitvtvs... Catalog Record

    Ptolemaevs avctvs restitvtvs...

    p. 47 cm.

    • Contributor: Ptolemy
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1520
  • Brvxella, Catalog Record

    Brvxella,

    Scale not given. Pictorial map. Houses shown in perspective. Indexed for points of interest. Text on verso. map 34 x 47 cm.

    • Contributor: [Braun, Georg]
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1570
  • Americae et proximar regionvm orae descriptio. Catalog Record

    Americae et proximar regionvm orae descriptio.

    Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Ferro. Second state. 1 map : hand col. ; 33 x 46 cm.

    • Contributor: Massa, Giovanni Battista
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1580
  • [Egyptus and Marmarica]. Catalog Record

    [Egyptus and Marmarica].

    Relief shown by landform drawings. Fine-cut woodblock map of Egypt and Marmarica (area between Egypt and Cyrenaica - present day Libya), or what is currently known as the Egyptian Western Desert. From ...

    • Contributor: Ziegler, Jacob
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1532
  • Tabvlae geographicae Cl. Ptolemai... Catalog Record

    Tabvlae geographicae Cl. Ptolemai...

    p. cm.

    • Contributor: Ptolemy
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1578
  • Peruuiae avriferæ regionis typus / Catalog Record

    Peruuiae avriferæ regionis typus /

    Shows portion of Central America, northwestern South America, southern United States, and coast of Tamaulipas in Mexico. Relief shown pictorially. Transferred from the collection of the Canal Zone Library-Museum, 1980. Appears in ...

    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1598
  • [Egypt, Nile Delta, and Palestine]. Catalog Record

    [Egypt, Nile Delta, and Palestine].

    Title devised by cataloger. Relief shown by landform drawings. Fine-cut woodblock map of Egypt and what is now southern Israel and parts of Palestine, including as far north as Jerusalem and Jericho. ...

    • Contributor: Ziegler, Jacob
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1532
  • Geographia Vniversalis, Vetvs et nova, Catalog Record

    Geographia Vniversalis, Vetvs et nova,

    10 p.l., [34] p., 1 l., 155 p., 48 maps, 157-195 (1) p. incl. diagrs. 33 cm.

    • Contributor: Ptolemy
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1542
  • Ducatus Iuraemontis comita Suntgoviae Landgraviat Edelsassiae ; Marcha Boiorum Marcha Orientalis quae et Austria. Catalog Record

    Ducatus Iuraemontis comita Suntgoviae Landgraviat Edelsassiae...

    Relief shown pictorially. Facsimiles. Original version: [ca. 1540-1550]. Stamped on verso: Lichtdruck Jaffe. Includes ill. 2 maps on 1 sheet ; 23 x 22 cm. and 24 x 20 cm., sheet 32 ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1540
  • Speculum nauticum super nauigatione maris Occidentalis confectum ... Spiegel der zeevaerdt, vande nauigatie der Westersche zee Catalog Record

    Speculum nauticum super nauigatione maris Occidentalis confec...

    2 pts. in 1 v. 45 fold. col. maps. 43 cm.

    • Contributor: Waghenaer, Lucas Janszoon
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1586
  • Theatrvm orbis terrarvm. Catalog Record

    Theatrvm orbis terrarvm.

    [328] l. illus., port., maps (part fold.) 46 cm.

    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1595
  • Geographia. Catalog Record

    Geographia.

    p. 43 cm.

    • Contributor: Ptolemy
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1507
  • Flandriae comitatvs descriptio. Catalog Record

    Flandriae comitatvs descriptio.

    Scale ca. 1:450,000. Has watermark. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "Cum privilegio ad decennium 1590." From the author's atlas "Theatrvm orbis terrarvm," 1592 ed. Includes inset of the Western Scheldt estuary. Text ...

    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1592
  • Açores Insvlae / Catalog Record

    Açores Insvlae /

    Relief shown pictorially. Appears in Ortelius' Theatrum orbis terrarum. 1592. Includes col. ill. Text on verso. On verso: 15. 1 map : hand col. ; 31 x 44 cm.

    • Contributor: Teixeira, Luís
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1584
  • Cairus, quae olim Babylon; Aegypti maxima urbs. Catalog Record

    Cairus, quae olim Babylon; Aegypti maxima urbs.

    Bird-eye view shows Cairo, Egypt largest city, after it was conquered by the Ottoman Empire (1516-1517). Added to the view figures in local dress, and other details. A reproduction from: Braun, Georg's ...

    • Contributor: Braun, Georg
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1574