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    Damascvs : vrbs nobilissima ad Libanum montem, totius Sÿria metropolis / Catalog Record Only

    Relief shown Pictorially. Facsimile of 1575? to 1620. "Reproduced in 1967 by Historic Urban Plans, Ithaca, New York." LC copy: "This is number [3] of an edition limited to 500 copies" ; mounted on cloth. Bird's-eye view of Damascus city of Syria, "The Noble populated capital of of Mount Lebanon." [Appeared in Braum, George and Franz Hogenburg. Civitates orbis terrarum, Cologne: Pieter von Brachel?, ...

    • Contributor: Braun, Georg
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1575
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    Cairus, quae olim Babylon; Aegypti maxima urbs. Catalog Record Only

    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 "Civitates orbis terrarum." LC copy accompanied by a text: "translation of a German description of Cairo from a volume published by Braun and Hagenburg, probably at Nuremburg, about the year 1574 ....".

    • Contributor: Braun, Georg
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1574
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    Algieri fortificato l'anno MDLXXVIIII. Catalog Record Only

    Bird's-eye views show city wall, castle, coast defences, port fortifications, buildings, mosques, light house, roads, two large ships sailing and two ships docked at the port, and physical features: coastal line, water canals, vegetation, etc. Includes index to important buildings.

    • Contributor: Schoel, Hendrick Van
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1579
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    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 ... Catalog Record Only

    Relief shown Pictorially. "Reproduced in 1967 by Historic Urban Plans, Ithaca, New York." LC copy: "This is number [4] of an edition limited to 500 copies." Birds-eye view of Alexandria city in Egypt, the oldest market, the largest city, founded by Alexander the Great in 320 B.C. ..., North is oriented to the South, drawn in such a manner that the viewer can look ...

    • Contributor: Braun, Georg
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1575
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    Londinvm feracissimi Angliae Regni metropolis. Catalog Record Only

    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 coats of arms, and illus. of human figures. Text in Latin on verso. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: [Braun, Georg]
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1572
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    Mexico, regia et celebris Hispaniae novae civitas ; Cusco, regni Peru in novo orbe caput. Catalog Record Only

    Bird's-eye views. Relief shown pictorially. Appears in Braun & Hogenberg's Civitates orbis terrarum, 1572-1618. Provenance: Gift of Jay I. Kislak Foundation. Sabin, 7448 Vertically fold-lined at center. Kislak accession no. 1998.005.00.0002

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1572
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    Londinvm feracissimi Angliae Regni metropolis. Catalog Record Only

    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 and layout of verso text. Includes 2 texts in Latin, 2 coats of arms, and illus. of human figures. Text in Latin on verso. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: [Braun, Georg]
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1572