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  • [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 Theuetus Latius hoc commemorat. In lower border: Meridies. Includes note and ill. LC copy incomplete: One sheet of 6 sheets? Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: Mercator, Gerhard - Thevet, André
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1569
  • Helvetia Tredecim Statibus Liberis, quos cantones vocant, composita : una cum foe deratis & subjectis provinciis, ex probatissimis subsidiis /

    Helvetia Tredecim Statibus Liberis, quos cantones vocant, com...

    Relief shown pictorially. In upper margin: La Suisse, divisée en ses tréze cantons, ses alliez et ses sujets. Includes 13 coats of arms. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Mayer, Tobias - Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1751
  • America noviter delineata /

    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 - Picart, H. (Hugues) - Boisseau, Jean
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1640
  • [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 cities of Santiago, Santo Domingo, Cartagena, and St. Augustine, Florida. 4 bird's-eye views and 1 map. Relief shown pictorially on bird's-eye views. Voyage map in English; city maps in Latin. Title supplied ...

    • Contributor: Boazio, Baptista - Bigges, Walter - Croftes - Jay I. Kislak Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1589

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  • Regni et insulæ Hiberniæ delineatio in qua sont Lagenia, Ultonia, Connachia et Momonia provenciæ.

    Regni et insulæ Hiberniæ delineatio in qua sont Lagenia, Ulto...

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

    • Contributor: Wit, Frederik De.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 17??
  • Planisphaerium coeleste.

    Planisphaerium coeleste.

    Stamped in blue ink in lower left margin: 76A. Includes 6 diagrams. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • 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 - Ende, Josua Van Den
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1606
  • Nova Persiæ, Armeniæ, Natoliæ, et Arabiæ /

    Nova Persiæ, Armeniæ, Natoliæ, et Arabiæ /

    Relief shown pictorially. "Gemeene Duytsche mylen van 15 in een graedt." Exhibition: Jordanian Display, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., May 25-27, 2005. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Wit, Frederik De.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1666
  • Novi Belgii, quod nunc Novi Jorck vocatur, Novæ [que] Angliæ & partis Virginiæ : accuratissima et novissima delineatio.

    Novi Belgii, quod nunc Novi Jorck vocatur, Novæ [que] Angliæ ...

    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
  • Theatrum historicum ad annum Christi quadringentesimum : in quo tum Imperii Romani tum Barbarorum circum incolentium status ob oculosponitur pars orientalis /

    Theatrum historicum ad annum Christi quadringentesimum : in q...

    Dated from other maps in the same atlas. Inset map: "Supplentum Theatro Historico", showing eastern hemisphere. Shows the eastern Roman Empire in 400 A.D. Shows boundaries, forests, settlements. Relief shown pictorially. London meridian. Covers the Middle East from Libya and Greece to the Indus River. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: L'Isle, Guillaume De - Senex, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1712
  • Carte d'Amerique dressée pour l'usage du Roy.

    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 - Buache, Philippe
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • [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 - Rossi, Giuseppe Di.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1615
  • Regni Mexicani seu Novæ Hispaniæ, Ludovicianæ, N. Angliæ, Carolinæ, Virginæ et Pensylvaniæ necnon insvlarvm archipelagi Mexicani in America Septentrionali,

    Regni Mexicani seu Novæ Hispaniæ, Ludovicianæ, N. Angliæ, Car...

    Scale ca. 1:10,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Pictorial map. Lowery, 473 Includes historical notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Homann, Johann Baptist - Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1759
  • Iudæa seu Terra Sancta, quæ Hebræorum sive Israelitarum in suas duodecim tribus divisa : secretis ab invicem Regnis Iuda et Israel expressis insuper sex ultimi temporis ejusdem terræ provincijs /

    Iudæa seu Terra Sancta, quæ Hebræorum sive Israelitarum in su...

    Relief shown pictorially. Title from cartouche. Alternate title in upper margin: Iudæa seu Terra Sancta, quæ Hebræorum sive Israelitarum terra, in suas duodecim tribus divisa : eæ vero sunt cis Iordanem tribus Iuda ... provincijs / ex conatibus geographicis Gulielmi Sanson Nicolai filij ... 1696. In cartouche: Avec privilège du Roy. Includes embellished title and legend cartouches; notes at foot of cartouches. Gift; Henry ...

    • Contributor: Jaillot, Alexis Hubert - Sanson, Guillaume - Cordier, Louis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1696
  • Ducatus Luxemburgi.

    Ducatus Luxemburgi.

    Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. 2 copies. Vault

    • Contributor: Homann, Johann Baptist
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 17??
  • 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 - Schenk, Peter - Valck, G. (Gerard)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1708
  • Exquisita & magno aliquot mensium periculo lustrata et iam retecta Freti Magellanici facies : eijgentlicke asbeeldinghe der Magellanischer Strate die nu met veel gevaers eitelijeke Maenden doorsien van nieus ondecktis.

    Exquisita & magno aliquot mensium periculo lustrata et iam re...

    Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. From Gerardus Mercator's Atlas sive Cosmographicae meditationes de fabrica mvndi et fabricati figvra. 1611. Oriented with north to the bottom. Includes panoramic view and col. ill. Text on verso. LC copy annotated in pencil in lower right margin: Gravure de 1570 par Ortelius. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Gift; ...

    • Contributor: Hondius, Jodocus
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1611
  • 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 - Diesth, Aegid. Coppenius (Aegidius Coppenius) - Llwyd, Humphrey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1570

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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 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 - Power, Robert H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1595
  • Dominia Anglorum in America Septentrionali.

    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. 1781, v. 1, 1759] v. 1, no. 141. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 83 Differs from other copies in Long Island boundary coloration. Includes text and glossary. Available also through ...

    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1759
  • Brugae Flandorum urbs et emporium mercatu celebre an a Chr. nat.

    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??
  • America Septentrionalis a Domino d'Anville in Galliis edita nunc in Anglia. Coloniis in interiorem Virginiam deductis nec non Fluvii Ohio cursu aucta notisque geographicis et historicis illustrata.

    America Septentrionalis a Domino d'Anville in Galliis edita n...

    Scale ca. 1:6,500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Ferro and London. Place names and descriptive notes in English. Differs from other copies in coloration and boundaries. Colors do not agree with legend. Boundary of Georgia extends from St. John's River up "Altamaha" River to and along the lowest tributary shown, north to the mountains, east to "Keeowee," and southeast to Savannah. Engraving ...

    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm) - Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon D
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1756
  • Irlandiae regnum.

    Irlandiae regnum.

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

    • Contributor: Mercator, Gerhard
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 16??
  • Mare mediterraneum, exhibens oras hispaniæ, galliæ, italiæ, mare hadriaticum, archipelagus, natoliam, ægyptum, levantam, barcam, tripolin, tunetanum, algeriam, fezzam, maurocum.

    Mare mediterraneum, exhibens oras hispaniæ, galliæ, italiæ, m...

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

    • Contributor: Valck, G. (Gerard) - Valk, Leonard - Valck, G.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1695
  • Africæ nova descriptio.

    Africæ nova descriptio.

    Scale ca. 1:40,000,000. Facsimile. Relief shown pictorially. Includes col. illus. and 9 city views. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2

    • Contributor: Blaeu, Willem Janszoon
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1960
  • Gvinea propia, nec non Nigritiæ vel Terræ Nigrorvm maxima pars : geographis hodiernis dicta utraq[ue] Æthiopia inferior, & hujus quidem pars australis /

    Gvinea propia, nec non Nigritiæ vel Terræ Nigrorvm maxima par...

    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) - Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon D - Marchais, R. De
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1743