• Wu bei zhi /

    Wood block print. "Juan 240" shows Zheng He's voyager route from Nanjing, passing through South East Asia, Indian Ocean, Red Sea, all the way to Persian Gulf. Early Qing Dynasty ed., prefaced Tianqi 1 (1621). Juan (chapter) 240 is one of 80 volumes in 8 cases (30 x 19 cm.). "Wu bei zhi juan er bai si shi." Available also through the Library of ...

    • Contributor: Mao, Yuanyi
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1644

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  • Toonneel der steden van de Vereenighde Nederlanden, met hare beschrijvingen /

    Dutch. Some maps in Latin. Phillips, 3076 Koeman's Atlantes Neerlandici, 43:121.1 Date from Koeman's Atlantes Neerlandici from the list of burgomasters elected in 1652 in the text about Delft. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Engraved title page with letterpress title pasted on. DLC LC copy bound in cream vellum, embossed and gilded. DLC 1 atlas (1 ...

    • Contributor: Blaeu, Joan
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1652

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  • Terra sancta sive promissionis, olim Palestina recens delineata, et in lucem edita per Nicolaum Visscher.

    Relief shown pictorially. Appears in Nicolaes Visscher's Atlas contractus orbis terrarum. Exhibition: Jordanian Display, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., May 25-27, 2005. DLC Includes inset showing the twelve tribes of Israel and ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 1 map ; 47 x 57 cm.

    • Contributor: Visscher, Nicolaes
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1659
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    [Maps of the Western Soviet Union, from approximately 1610 to 1970]. Catalog Record Only

    This record covers single maps of the Western or European part of the Soviet Union (U.S.S.R.), formerly the Western Russian Empire, which are not represented in the LC database by separate catalog records. This collection includes single printed maps and photocopies of printed or manuscript single maps as well as some multi-sheet single maps, plates from atlases, books or periodicals, and printed facsimiles. These ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1610
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    Atlas da costa do Brasil, 1643-c.1649 : manuscrito do Arquivo Nacional - Haia = Atlas of the coast of Brasil, 1643-c.1649. manuscript of the National Archives - The Hague / Catalog Record Only

    Issued in cover. The 'Atlas of the coast of Brazil' is a manuscript produced during the years 1643 and 1649 by the cartographer Georg Marcgrave and the hydrographer Jan Lichthart. This is the first edition of this manuscript that was found in the National Archive in The Hague. Here it is meticulously transcribed in English and Portuguese, together with a wealth of detailed maps. ...

    • Contributor: Marggraf, Georg
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1643
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    Eigentlicher im Grund und Prospect entworffener Abriss mit beygefügter Beschreibung der Beläger-und-Eroberung der von Natur sehr festen Stadt und Casteels Namur : nebst ihren neuen Fortifications-Wercken ... Anführung Sr. Königl. Majest. von ... Catalog Record Only

    Shows the siege of Namur in 1692 including troop positions and directions of cannon fire. Fortifications shown pictorially. LC copy imperfect: Fold-lined, annotated in lead pencil on recto, in ink on blank verso. Has paper strip affixed to verso as if to indicate that the map sheet was removed from a bound volume. Includes texts at left and right, index to points of interest, ...

    • Contributor: Lemkus, Diederich
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1695
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    [Genna Kanʾei no koro Edo ezu. Catalog Record Only

    Scale ca. 1:7,500. Cover title. Manuscript. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Relief shown pictorially. Japanese. Cadastral map showing landowners. Pictorial map. Shows Edo during the periods of Genna (1615-1623) and Kanʾei (1624-1643). col. map 82 x 112 cm.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1643
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    Plan de Tripoly en Barbarie. Catalog Record Only

    Titles from panel. LC copy: imperfect condition: dark brown spot on upper left corner ; mounted on cloth. DLC Relief shown pictorially. Aerial view of Tripoli old castle, coastal defence and fortifications, and Tripoli port in the early 18th century. Includes list of of tower houses, buildings, and types of coast artilaries. 1 map : one color ; 24 x 36 cm.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1695
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    Ōsaka Fuyu no Jin tōzai ryōgun haifu no zu. Catalog Record Only

    Showing plans of Osaka Winter Operation 1614 with the Osaka castle in the center, and all military units positioning of Toyotomi daimyōs. Pen-and-ink. Includes text and ill. Imperfect: Holes in the map. 1 map : ms. ; 104 x 103 cm.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1614
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    Le due famose fortezze di Navarino vecchio e nuovo rese all'arma della potent'a. rep'ca. di Venetia l'anno sotto il pontificato d'Innoc'a. XI / Catalog Record Only

    Bird's-eye view. Pictorial map. Shows a 1686 battle in a naval campaign led by the Venetian Francesco Morosini against the Turks. Includes index, dedication, and cartouche portraits of the Doge of Venice and Francesco Morosini. 1 view ; 43 x 68 cm.

    • Contributor: Westerhout, Arnold Van
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1686
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    [Mylon Merriam collection]. Catalog Record Only

    Maps dated from ca. 1496-ca. 1969. In addition to maps and views the collection includes atlases, books, photographs, diagrams, models, transparencies, notes, correspondence, and other materials directly related to Merriam's cartographic research. Includes some ms. pieces. Primary theme of the collection is the historical development of Swiss cartography, especially covering the period between the 1850's and 1950's. The secondary theme is the use of ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1646
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    Joannis Laurenbergi Graecia antiqua / Catalog Record Only

    LC copy bound in brown leather with tooled and gilded spine. DLC 1 atlas ([10], 99, [1] p., 31 folded leaves) : ill., 31 maps ; 19 cm.

    • Contributor: Lauremberg, Johann
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1661
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    Memorie istoriografiche delli regni della Morea, e Negroponte e luoghi adiacenti, descritte, Catalog Record Only

    47 l. illus., plates (part fold.) fold. maps. 42 cm.

    • Contributor: Coronelli, Marco Vincenzo
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1686
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    Toonneel der steden van 's Konings Nederlanden, met hare beschrijvingen / Catalog Record Only

    Dutch. Some maps in Latin. Phillips, 3076 Koeman's Atlantes Neerlandici, 43:113.1 Date from Koeman's Atlantes Neerlandici. Engraved title page with letterpress title pasted on. DLC LC copy bound in cream vellum, embossed and gilded. DLC 1 atlas (1 v. (unpaged)) : ill. (hand col.), maps (hand col.) ; 55 cm.

    • Contributor: Blaeu, Joan
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1652