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MapHarmonia macrocosmica, seu, Atlas universalis et novus, totius universi creati cosmographiam generalem, et novam exhibens : in quâ omnium totius mundi orbium harmonica constructio, secundum diversas diversorum authorum opioniones, ut et uranometria ...
Atlas universalis et novus Phillips, 4274 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes index. Some plates engraved by Johannes van Loon. In addition to the 29 plates specified in the table of contents, there is an additional plate between plates 4 and 5, an additional plate between plates 19 and 20, and 3 additional plates following plate 29. Rebound and conserved ...
- Contributor: Cellarius, Andreas - Schenk, Peter - Valck, G. (Gerard) - Loon, J. Van
- Date: 1708
MapSystema mundi Tychonicum : secundum celeberrimorum astronomorum Tychonis de Brahe et Io. Baptistae Riccioli S.I. hypotheses concinnatum Appears in his Grosser Atlas uber die gantze Welt. Nurnberg, 1716. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Discoloration along fold line. Bottom edge and center fold repaired with cardboard on verso.
- Contributor: Homann, Johann Baptist
- Date: 1716
MapSystema solare et planetarium ex hypothesi Copernicana secundum elegantissimas illustrissimi quondam Hugenij deductiones novissime collectum & exhibitum. Appears in his Grosser Atlas uber die gantze Welt. Nurnberg, 1716. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Discoloration along fold line. Lacking lower corners. Stamped on verso: 5985.
- Contributor: Homann, Johann Baptist
- Date: 1716
MapThe Solar System, with the orbits of 5 remarkable comets. Appears in: A complete system of geography / Emanuel Bowen. London, 1747. 2 vol[s]. Includes diagrams of: Oblique sphere -- Right sphere -- Parallel sphere. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy typed in lower margin: 626888, N41. LC copy has handwritten in pencil in lower left margin: A complete system of geography, 2 vol[s], Emanuel ...
- Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel
- Date: 1747
MapPlanisphaerii coelestis hemisphaerium meridionale : calculatum ad finem anni MDCC, pro aevo XVIII praesente Shows hemispheric view with signs of the Zodiac and the constellations shown picorially. "Cum Privilegio Pontissimorum D D Ordinum Hollandiae et Westfrisiae". Appears in: Atlas nouveau contenant toutes les parties du monde, où sont exactement marqués les empires, monarchies, royaumes, états, républiques &c. Amsterdam: J. Cóvens et C. Mortier, [1683-1761]. Includes tables and notes concerning stars. Insets: Solis observation novissima -- Lunae effigies, nuper ...
- Contributor: Allard, Carel - Cóvens Et Mortier
- Date: 1700
MapPlanisphere celeste septentrional ; Planisphere celeste meridional
Planisphere celeste meridional Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
- Contributor: La Hire, Philippe De - Fer, Nicolas De
- Date: 1705
MapPlanisphaerivm Aratevm sive Compages Orbivm Mvndanorvm ex hypothesi Aratea in plano expressa.
Planisphaerium Arateum sive Compages Orbium Mundanorum 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)
- Date: 1708
MapA synopsis of the universe, or, the visible world epitomiz'd
Visible world epitomiz'd Includes text, illustrations of armillary spheres, diagrams of Pythagorean, Platonic, Ptolematic, Tycho, Egyptian, Chaldean and other systems, and ill. Described in: Wright, Thomas, Clavis Cœlestis being the explication of a diagram ..., with a preface by M.A. Hoskin, London, Dawsons, 1967. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Stamped in blue ink in lower-left corner on all sheets: ...
- Contributor: Wright, Thomas
- Date: 1742
MapPlanisphaerium coeleste : secundum restitutionem Hevelianam et Hallejanam Hevelius style, Eimmart format; hemispheres, ecliptic pole to ecliptic, with non-Ptolemaic constellations. Warner p. 164 Stamped in blue ink in lower left margin: 316A. Includes 6 diagrams and 4 globes and armillary spheres. Detached from Lotter, T.C. Atlas novus. Augustae Vindelicorium, . Phillips 3513. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
- Contributor: Lotter, Tobias Conrad
- Date: 1772
MapKujang chʻŏnsang yŏlchʻa punya chido.
舊藏 天象 列次 分野 之圖. | Old Sky Chart Showing Rank and Distribution of Stars Originally engraved in a stone stele in A.D. 1395. Several Korean scholars studied the chart and estimated the observational epoch of the stars dating between B.C. 1C and A.D. 6C. Changbom Park found that the epoch of the stars in chart is combined from the first and fourteenth centuries. Most stars with declination lower than 50 degrees represent the night sky of the first ...
- Date: 1777
MapDoor dit hemels pleyn wert vertoondt den gehelen loop des hemels der vaste sterren met haer beeltenisse
Sterre kaert of hemels pleyn, waer door men kan wete hoe laet dat het is over de gehele aertkloot, op alle meridiane en polus hoogte, en, op wat lengte en brete de voorsz sterre staen, bezuyde en benoorde de liniae aequinoctiael Shows stars with illustrations of signs of the zodiac. Atlantes Neederlandici, 1967-1985, v. II, El 2,2 Appears in Elwe's 1792 Atlas. Includes text and chart of explanations of the zodiac signs. In bottom margin faintly printed: te bekomen te Amsterdam by Joannes de Ram, boeckverkooper op den Dam. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
- Contributor: Backer, Remmet Teunisse - Elwe, Jan Barend
- Date: 1792
MapThe 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
- Date: 1748
MapSan cai yi guan tu
三才一貫圖 / | Map of the three powers unified 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
- Date: 1722