• Mappa totius mundi : adornata juxta observationes dnn. academiae regalis scientiarum et nonnullorum aliorum secundum annotationes recentissimas /

    Mappa totius mundi : adornata juxta observationes dnn. academ...

    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
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1775
  • [Franklin-Folger chart of the Gulf Stream].

    [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
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1768
  • Sankai yochi zenzu.

    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
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1785
  • Mappemonde a l'usage du roy /

    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
  • 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 illustrated with a coelestial planisphere, the various systems of Ptolomy, Copernicus, and Tycho Brahe together with ye apearances of the planets &c. /

    A new and correct map of the world : laid down according to t...

    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
  • Carte generale de la terre : appliquée a l'astronomie pour l'etude de la géographie terrestre et celeste /

    Carte generale de la terre : appliquée a l'astronomie pour l'...

    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
  • Da Qing tong shu zhi gong wan guo jing wei di qiu shi fang yu gu jin tu /

    Da Qing tong shu zhi gong wan guo jing wei di qiu shi fang yu...

    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
  • Globo terrestre /

    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.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1790
  • Western New World or Hemisphere. Eastern Old World or Hemisphere.

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

    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
  • Jing ban tian wen quan tu /

    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
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1790
  • San cai yi guan tu /

    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
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1722
  • Kemâliyle nakş olunmuş cümle cihan numûnesi /

    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
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1795
  • Planisphaerivm Aratevm sive Compages Orbivm Mvndanorvm ex hypothesi Aratea in plano expressa.

    Planisphaerivm Aratevm sive Compages Orbivm Mvndanorvm ex hyp...

    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
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1708
  • 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, Wallis, Bouganville, Cook, and other celebrated circumnavigators, illustrated with a variety of useful projections and representations of the heavenly bodies the most approved astronomical and geographical definitions tables, and problems with an easy and familiar explanation of the most curious and interesting phoenomena in the universal system.

    Bowles's new and accurate map of the world, or Terrestrial gl...

    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
  • Nansenbushū bankoku shōka no zu /

    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
  • 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 et savans voyageurs le tout rectifié et calculé selon les dernières observations, et dédié à Mgr. l'Abbé Bignon, conseiller d'état ordinaire /

    Le globe terrestre représenté en deux plans-hémisphères : dre...

    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
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1708
  • Map of the World from the best authorities.

    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
  • 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 &c. /

    A new map of the world : with all the new discoveries by Capt...

    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.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1799
  • A new & correct map of the whole World.

    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