Collection Items

  • Book/Printed Material
    Nouvel atlas de la Chine, de la Tartarie chinoise et du Thibe... This atlas was prepared to accompany J. B. Du Halde's Description géographique, historique, chronologique, politique, et physique de l'empire de la Chine ... La Haye, 1736. cf. Avertissement. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon D
    • Date: 1737
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    Ostafrikanische studien, "Die untersuchungen ... in diesem buche ... betreffen hauptsächlich die nordgrenzen Abyssiniens."--p. [3] Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Munzinger, Werner - Thomas Leiper Kane Collection (Library of Congress. Hebraic Section)
    • Date: 1864
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    Report on general survey of British Somaliland 1944 (Colonial... Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. The illustrative matter is folded in pocket. Prepared by the Survey dept. cf. Introd. Bibliography : p. 12. AACR2 : 651/2
    • Contributor: British Somaliland. Survey Department
    • Date: 1945

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    The journal of Andrew Ellicott : late commissioner on behalf ... Sabin, 22216 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Ellicott, Andrew - Dobson, Thomas - Budd and Bartram
    • Date: 1803

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    Claudii Ptolemei viri Alexandrini mathematice discipline phil...
    Geographie opus nouissima traductione e Grecorum archtypis castigatissime pressum, ceteris ante lucubratorum multo prestantius | Geographie opus novissima traductione e Grecorum archetypis castigatissime pressum, ceteris ante lucubratorum multo prestantius | Geographi[a]e opus nouissima traductione e Gr[a]ecorum archtypis castigatissime pressum, c[a]eteris ante lucubratorum multo pr[a]estantius
    Jacopo d'Angelo's Latin translation from the Greek of Ptolemy's Geographia. "This edition was commenced by ... Martin Waltzemüller ... about the year 1505 ... Mathias Ringmann ... was also employed on the work. The modern maps were prepared by Waltzemüller, and most of them--perhaps all--engraved as early as 1507. The completion of the text, however, was delayed; and in 1508 all of the material ...
    • Contributor: Ptolemy - D'angelo, Jacopo - Ringmann, Matthias - Essler, Jaco - Übelin, Georg - Waldseemüller, Martin - John Boyd Thacher Collection (Library of Congress) - Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1513

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    Memoir of a map of Ireland. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Beaufort, Daniel Augustus
    • Date: 1797
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    Report of the Commission Entrusted by the Council with the St...
    Frontier between Syria and Iraq
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    • Contributor: League of Nations. Commission Entrusted With the Study of the Frontier Between Syria and Iraq
    • Date: 1932
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    Athanasii Kircheri e Soc. Jesu, Mundus subterraneus in XII li... "Pantámorphon" in other title information transliterated from Greek. Vol. 2 has engraved special t.p. with title: Athanasii Kircheri e Soc. Jesu, Mundi subterranei tomus IIus., in V libros digestus. Engraved t.p. of both v. dated 1665. Vol. 1: [30], 346, [6] p.; [25] leaves of plates (some folded) ; v. 2: [12], 487, [9] p., [15] leaves of plates (some folded). Some plates printed ...
    • Contributor: Kircher, Athanasius
    • Date: 1668