• Wu bei zhi /

    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 /

    Toonneel der steden van de Vereenighde Nederlanden, met hare ...

    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. LC copy bound in cream vellum, embossed and gilded.

    • 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.

    Terra sancta sive promissionis, olim Palestina recens delinea...

    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. Includes inset showing the twelve tribes of Israel and ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Visscher, Nicolaes
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1659