Collection Items

  • Map
    Korte beschryvinge van de landschappen des werelts enz. Scales vary. Title from leather label on cover. Label has monogram E. B. de V., surmounted by a crown. Maps, not dated, intended to be bound in a Bible, but assembled in a modern half Morocco binding. The maps have privileges, not dated, for 15 years, granted to N. Visscher by the states of Holland and West Friesland. Maps 3, 4, and [5] each ...
    • Contributor: Visscher, Nicolaes - Visscher, Claes Jansz - Broeck, Abraham Van Den
    • Date: 1660
  • Map
    Palestine during the monarchy Relief shown by hachures. Shows ancient kingdoms and nations, 12 provinces stablished by King Soloman, 6 cities of refuge, small towns, and villages. Includes inset of "The Kingdom under the reigns of David & Soloman" and Grand plan of Soloman's temple. LC copy mounted on cloth. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth)
    • Date: 1895