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  • Mappemonde a l'usage du roy /

    Shows nautical exploration routes. Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes ill. Mounted on cloth.

    • Contributor: L'Isle, Guillaume De
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1720
  • Planiglobii terrestris cum utroq hemisphærio cælesti generalis repræsentatio.

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

    • Contributor: Homann, Johann Baptist
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1716
  • Carte generale de la terre : appliquée a l'astronomie pour l'etude de la géographie terrestre et celeste /

    Relief shown pictorially. Includes text, table of climates, table of coordinates, and ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Fold-lined. On verso in manuscript ink in upper right corner: "25."

    • Contributor: Flecheux, M.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1782
  • The geography of the great solar eclipse of July 14 MDCCXLVIII : exhibiting an accurate map of all parts of the Earth in which it will be visible, with the North Pole, ...

    Shows the path of the eclipse. Relief shown pictorially. Includes 24 diagrams showing the eclipse as seen from different cities. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy mounted on paper along with seven other maps and diagrams taken from various publications. All images within hand drawn frames colored yellow. All but two of the diagrams are ...

    • Contributor: Smith, George - Cave, Edward
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1748
  • Kemâliyle nakş olunmuş cümle cihan numûnesi /

    Relief shown pictorially. Text states the map was translated into Turkish in 967 (Oct. 1559 to Sept. 1560). Map based on Oronce Fine's cordiform map of 1534, according to Shirley's Mapping of the world, 1993. Hâci Ahmed is probably a pseudonym, possibly of Michele Membré and Nicolò Cambi. One of 24 impressions printed in 1795 from six woodcut blocks when found in the archives ...

    • Contributor: Hâcı Ahmed - Fine, Oronce
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1795
  • Atlas maritimus or, the sea-atlas : being a book of maratime (sic) charts describing the coasts, capes, headlands, sands, shoals, rocks and dangers, the bays, roads, harbours, rivers, and ports in most ...

    Relief shown pictorially on some maps. Depths shown by soundings on some maps. Engraved title page. Phillips, 3455 Includes "Mapp of the world" on engraved title page. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Accompanied by manuscript note from the dealer, Henry Stevens, Son & Stiles dated Nov. 4, 1909 (on sheet 26 x 21 cm., folded in ...

    • Contributor: Thornton, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1700

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  • [Franklin-Folger chart of the Gulf Stream].

    Shows the Gulf Stream. Publication authorized by Benjamin Franklin and Timothy Folger. Gulf Stream information overprinted on: A new and exact chart of Mr. E. Wrights projection, rut. Mercators chart, con. ye sea coast of Europe, Africa & America, from ye Isles of Orkney to Cape Bona Esperance & Hudsons Bay to ye straits of Magellan, according to ye observations of Capt. E. Halley, ...

    • Contributor: Franklin, Benjamin - Folger, Timothy - Wright, Edward - Halley, Edmond - Moll, Herman - Jno. Mount and Tho. Page
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1768
  • Globo terrestre /

    Relief shown pictorially. Gores for a 34 cm. globe. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Gift; Summit Enterprise, Inc.; May 2003. All sheets folded horizontally, with paper hinges on verso, and traces of color on edges. Some acid offset on gore sheets. Four sheets of gores and 1 sheet with zodiacs and 2 polar calottes.

    • Contributor: Cassini, Gio. Ma. (Giovanni Maria) - Calcografia Camerale (Rome, Italy) - Cassini, Gio. Ma.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1790
  • Le globe terrestre représenté en deux plans-hémisphères : dressé sur la projection de Mr. de la Hyre de l'Académie Royale des Sciences, et sur plusieurs routiers et mémoires des plus habiles pilotes ...

    Scale ca. 1:35,000,000 at the equator. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Includes text, notes, and ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Nolin, Jean Baptiste - Bocquet, Nicolas François
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1708
  • Sankai yochi zenzu.

    Scale ca. 1:27,000,000 at the equator. Wood block print, hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows continents and oceans of the world at about 1600. Based on Matteo Ricci's World map which was published in China in 1602. Includes text. At head of text: Chikyū bankoku sankai yochi zenzu setsu. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Nagakubo, Sekisui - Ricci, Matteo
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1785
  • [Zee-atlas].

    Nautical charts with numerous place-names along coastlines. Depths shown by soundings. Title from citation in Philip Lee Phillips' A list of geographical atlases, p. 246. Most maps in Dutch; text and titles in Dutch, French, English, or Latin on some maps. Philips 3464 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy annotated in pencil on some maps. ...

    • Contributor: Loots, Johannes
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1705

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  • A new and correct map of the world : laid down according to the newest observations & discoveries in several different projections including the trade winds, monsoons, variation of the compass, and ...

    Relief shown pictorially. Insets: The northern hemisphere upon the plane of the Equinoctial -- The northern coelestial hemisphere -- A projection of ye world upon equidistant meridians and parallels -- The northern hemisphere upon the plane of the Ecliptic -- The face of the moon -- Tycho system -- Sphæra recta -- Mercury -- The sun enlightning ye moon -- The southern hemisphere upon ...

    • Contributor: Godson, W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1702
  • San cai yi guan tu /

    Wood block print. Relief shown pictorially. Primary coverage includes maps of China and the world, and astronomical map of the polar regions (northern and southern hemispheres). Includes chronological table of Chinese history (the dynasties), charts of the 8 phenomena, maps of the planets and their orbits, excerpts of Chinese classic literature (Daxue), etc., and other writings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Contributor: Lü, Fu - Lü, Weifan
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1722
  • Cartes et tables de la géographie physique ou naturelle /

    Relief shown pictorially. "Présentées au Roi le 15 mai 1757". Phillips, 220 Engraved title page. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: map titled "Planisphere physique, où l'on voit du pole septentrional ce que l'on connoît de terres et de mers ... vigies" removed and cataloged separately.

    • Contributor: Buache, Philippe - L'Isle, Guillaume De
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1757

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  • A new & correct map of the whole World.

    Two issues, one issue shows colonial sea to sea grants in North America. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. 2 copies, vary slightly. Vault

    • Contributor: Moll, Herman
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1719
  • Bowles's new and accurate map of the world, or Terrestrial globe : laid down from the best observations and newest discoveries particularly those lately made in the south seas by Anson, Byron, ...

    Shows various expedition routes. Relief shown pictorially. Includes text and col. ill. Ancillary maps: Solar system -- Northern hemisphere -- Southern hemisphere -- Astronomical latitude and longitude analemma -- Universal scale of equal parts, chords, sines, tangents, secants, & c. & c. -- Chart of the world according to Mercator's projection -- Selenography or a map of the moon -- Vicissitude of seasons explained ...

    • Contributor: Bowles, Carington
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1780
  • A new map of the world : with all the new discoveries by Capt. Cook and other navigators : ornamented with the Solar System, the eclipses of the sun, moon & planets ...

    Relief shown pictorially. Also shows lines of magnetic variation and marine wind-direction arrows. "Published as the Act directs, Aug't 1st 1799, by I. Evans, No. 41 Long Lane, West Smithfield." Originally printed on 2 sheets. Imperfect: Use-worn, fold-lined, wrinkled/missing small sections at edges, taped on verso at edges. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Purchase; Richard B. ...

    • Contributor: Kitchen, T. (Thomas) - Evans, John - Kitchen, T.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1799
  • Jing ban tian wen quan tu /

    Scale not given. Shows two hemispheres, the territory, administrative divisions, and topographical features of the Qing Empire. Wood block print, hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Based on map of China drawn by Huang Lizhou in 1673. Includes text, lists of provinces, and maps of 2 hemispheres. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Previous call number: G7820 1800 ...

    • Contributor: Ma, Junliang - Huang, Zongxi
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1790
  • Mappa totius mundi : adornata juxta observationes dnn. academiae regalis scientiarum et nonnullorum aliorum secundum annotationes recentissimas /

    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 - Lotter, Tobias Conrad
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • Nansenbushū bankoku shōka no zu /

    Shows the world, based on knowledge from numerous famous Chinese and Japanese classics and Buddhism. Depths shown pictorially. Wood block print. Map and author, Hōtan, listed in Imago Mundi's Review of early cartography, v. 10, 1954. "... prototype of Buddhist world maps." Bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 94-37

    • Contributor: Sōshun
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1710
  • Map of the World from the best authorities.

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

    • Contributor: Carey, Mathew
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1795
  • Da Qing tong shu zhi gong wan guo jing wei di qiu shi fang yu gu jin tu /

    Scale ca. 1:60,000,000. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Shows the world in 2 hemispheres. Also shows coordinates and dotted lines on the map. Based on "Zhi fang hui lan si yi tu shuo" produced in 1794. Prime meridian: Beijing LC copy imperfect: very fragile, some pieces missing. Includes text and insets of the complete map of the world and complete map of the 4 oceans. Available ...

    • Contributor: Zhuang, Tingfu
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1794
  • Planisphere physique, où l'on voit du pole septentrional ce que l'on connoît de terres et de mers ... vigies /

    Relief shown by hachures. Projection centered on North Pole. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy removed from its copy of Buache's Cartes et tables de la géographie physique ou naturelle. À Paris: sur le Quay de l'Horlage, [1757].

    • Contributor: Buache, Philippe - L'Isle, Guillaume De - Desbruslins
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1756
  • Jing ban tian wen quan tu.

    Pictorial map. Shows two hemispheres, the territory, administrative divisions, and topographical features of the Qing Empire. Wood block print on linen. Relief shown pictorially. Based on map of China drawn by Huang Lizhou in 1673. Includes notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Prev. call#: G7821.A5 1800 Y8 ARP

    • Contributor: Ma, Junliang
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1797
  • Planisphaerivm Aratevm sive Compages Orbivm Mvndanorvm ex hypothesi Aratea in plano expressa.

    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
  • Western New World or Hemisphere. Eastern Old World or Hemisphere.

    Shows Western and Eastern hemispheres separately. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault

    • Contributor: Faden, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1786