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  • 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
  • [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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  • 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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  • La herdike enterprinse faict par le Signeur Draeck D'Avoir cirquit toute la Terre /

    La herdike enterprinse faict par le Signeur Draeck D'Avoir ci...

    Includes two inset maps and a portrait of Francis Drake. Kraus, H.P. Sir Francis Drake, 48 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. Gift of Hans ...

    • Contributor: Sype, Nicola Van
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1581
  • Vniversale descrittione di tvtto il monde / Catalog Record

    Vniversale descrittione di tvtto il monde /

    Relief shown pictorially. Probably the second state of the map. Differs from the first state in the reworking of Tierra del Fuego to include the Straits of Magellan. Presents Staten Island, west ...

    • Contributor: Rosaccio, Giuseppe
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1643
  • 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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  • [Geografia tavole moderne di geografia].

    [Geografia tavole moderne di geografia].

    Relief shown pictorially. Some maps entirely in Italian, some maps entirely in Latin. Title derived by cataloger from title page of bound Lafréry atlas. Seventeen loose sheets that appear in atlases sold ...

    • Contributor: Lafréry, Antoine
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1575

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  • 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
  • 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
  • [Portolan atlas of the Mediterranean Sea, western Europe, and the northwest coast of Africa].

    [Portolan atlas of the Mediterranean Sea, western Europe, and...

    Title supplied by cataloger. Attributed to Joan Oliva by John Wolter in A portolan atlas of the Mediterranean Sea and western European waters, with a world map, 1987. Pen-and-ink and watercolor on ...

    • Contributor: Oliva, Joan
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1590

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  • Vniversale descrittione di tvtta la terra conoscivta fin qvi.

    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. Originally printed on 2 sheets, each 48 x 40 cm. Available also ...

    • Contributor: Forlani, Paolo
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1565
  • Mapa universal de 1508. Catalog Record

    Mapa universal de 1508.

    Reproduccion y commentario publicados por Carlos Sanz. Text on verso. 1 map : col. ; 36 x 50 cm.

    • Contributor: Ruysch, Johannes
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1508
  • Map of the world / Catalog Record

    Map of the world /

    Photostat of 1st state of map. Reproduction. 1 map ; 48 x 63 cm.

    • Contributor: Ruysch, Johannes
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1508
  • De Bure or gilt globe. Catalog Record

    De Bure or gilt globe.

    Photostat - Biblio. Nationale (20 sheets), neg. and pos. World (Globe) 10 photos. ; 20 x 25 cm.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1528
  • Portion of the map of the world / Catalog Record

    Portion of the map of the world /

    From Ptolemy's Geography of 1507-1508. First engraved map showing the New World. Photostat pos. - (portion only) 1 map ; 36 x 46 cm.

    • Contributor: Ruysch, Johannes
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1508
  • Portolano maps. Catalog Record

    Portolano maps.

    Portolano, photographed from: Handschriftensammlung Handschrift Nr. 12925 (5 pages) In Nationalbibliothek, Wien. 5 photos. ; 25 x 19 cm.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1539