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    Planisphere terrestre, suivant les nouvelles observations des astronomes
    Planispherium terrestre secundum recentiores astronomorum observationes
    Relief shown pictorially. Centered on the North Pole. Includes illustrations and notes. A version of this map appears as map 2 in Gueudeville's Le nouveau theatre du monde of 1713, as map 27 in volume 1 of Ottens' Atlas maior, 1641-1729, and as map 5 in volume 1 of Covens and Mortier's Atlas nouveau, 1683-1761. LC copy trimmed to neat line, mounted on paper...
    • Contributor: Cassini, Jacques - Goeree, Jan - Gouwen, Gilliam Van Der - Gueudeville, Nicolas - Ottens, R. (Reinier) - Cóvens Et Mortier
    • Date: 1721
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    Accurater Grundris und Prospect der weltberuhmten Hollandischen Haupt und Handels-Stadt Amsterdam Selected buildings and ships shown pictorially. Index in Dutch. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Includes index to points of interest, index of ramparts, inset panoramic "Prospect der vortresslichen Kauff und Handels Stadt Amsterdam" at bottom, bar "Schale van 3000 amsteldamse voeten", ill., and coats-of-arms. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy fold-lined, annotated in ink...
    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Date: 1727
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    General Maps This category includes maps that typically portray the physical environment and a variety of cultural elements for a geographic area at a particular point in time. The maps in this category show a geographic area larger than a city or town and do not display a subject that is part of one of the thematic categories.
    • Date: 1290

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    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
    • Date: 1720
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    Plano de la playa de miel a 10 leguas a sotauento de Pta. Maysi y puerto y pueblo de Baracoa en el qe. serenuen los practicos para enbocar la canal vieja los ... Depths shown by soundings. Alternate title: Baracoa. Oriented with north toward the lower left. Watermark: Strasburg fleur-de-lis over the characters VDL. Watermark dated ca. 1725. Pen-and-ink and yellow watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 319 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: 234. Vault
    • Contributor: Monje, Diego
    • Date: 1725
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    Africa : corrected from the observations of the Royal Society at London and Paris. Relief shown pictorially. Shows boundaries, rivers, forests and principal settlements, with tents symbolising areas inhabited by nomads, and notes. London meridian. "Drawn & Engrav'd by I. Senex." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Senex, John
    • Date: 1725
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    Le royaume de France. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Jaillot, Alexis Hubert - Sanson, Guillaume
    • Date: 1724
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    Plan du fort projetteʾ au nouveau Bilocxy. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 1721
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    Switzerland and the country of the Grisons : wherein is described the XIII Switz Cantons with their Allies &c. Relief shown pictorially. Most humbly inscrib'd to the most Hon[ora]ble the Marquiss of Harold &c. On left margin: The XIII Cantons of the Suisses. On right margin: The Allies of the Suisses Cantons. At bottom left inset: The XIII Suisses Cantons with ye times of their union. Bottom margin: The Suiects of the Cantons. Cut from: Senex, John. A new general atlas. London :...
    • Contributor: Senex, John
    • Date: 1721
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    Baode Zhou cheng tu.
    保德州城圖. | Map of Baode
    Scale ca. 1:5,000. Title pasted on verso. Shows city walls, fortresses with watch towers, villages, temples, houses, and roads of Baode Zhou in Shanxi Province. Relief shown pictorially. Pictorial map. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes red labels which indicates place names, points of interest, and distance between places. Previous call number: G7823.B3A5...
    • Date: 1724
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    Plano del puerto de Cartaxena de Yndias situado en la latd. N. 10. gros. 30. mins. y en la longd. 300. gros. 45. mins. segn. el merido. de Tenerife. Shows coast of Colombia in the region of Cartagena. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Watermark: Strasburg fleur-de-lis over the characters VDL. Watermark dated ca. 1725. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 283 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed. Maggs number annotated in...
    • Date: 1725
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    Wan li hai fang tu shuo
    万里海防圖说 / | Wan li hai fang tu | Jiao Lai He bian yi tu shuo hui ji | Illustrated map of Qing Empire coastal fortifications
    Pictorial map. Shows defense installations of the Grand Canal and the Chinese coast line from Hainan Island to Liaodong Peninsula. Originally drawn during Ming Jiaqing period between1524 and 1526. The map was a copy drawn in 1725. Relief shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Cover title. Oriented with north to the left. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image....
    • Contributor: Hummel, Arthur W. (Arthur William) - Tan, Jiuchou - Zhang, Qianyi
    • Date: 1725
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    Nieuwe kaart van Caap der Goede Hoop : in hare rechte jegenwoordige staat At top right margin: No.=43. François Valentijn spelled François Valentyn in title information. Includes inset. "J. van Braam et G. onder de Linden exc. cum Privil." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Fold lines and stained throughout with losses along the border.
    • Contributor: Valentijn, François - Braam, J. Van - Linden, G. Onder De.
    • Date: 1726
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    Iudæa Seu Palæstina ob Sacratissima Redemtoris vestigia hodie dicta Terra Sancta prout olim in Duodecim Tribus Divisa : separatis ab invicem Regnis Iuda Et Israel expressis insuper VI ultimi temporis ejusdem Terræ ... Relief shown by hachures. Includes inset of "Populi Israelitici ex Ægypto per Desertum in Terram Promissionis Canaan quadraginta annorum Iter Stationes et Profectio." Minimal level cataloging record. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Homann, Johann Baptist - Sanson, Guillaume
    • Date: 1720
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    Da Ming yi tong shan he tu.
    大明一统山河图. | Tae Myong iltʻong sanha to | The great Ming Dynasty's atlas of mountains and seas
    Probably drawn by Wonhaksaeng. Covers Ming Dynasty, Korea, and Manchuria. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Warner purchase, 1927, no. 6. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Previous call no.: G2305.W6 1721
    • Contributor: Warner, Langdon
    • Date: 1721

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    Cities and Towns This category includes maps that depict individual buildings to panoramic views of large urban areas. These maps record the evolution of cities illustrating the development and nature of economic activities, educational and religious facilities, parks, street patterns and widths, and transportation systems.
    • Date: 1500

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    San 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
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    A new map of the north parts of America claimed by France under ye names of Louisiana, Mississipi [i.e. Mississippi], Canada, and New France with ye adjoining territories of England and Spain ... Relief shown pictorially. Phillips. Maps of America. Includes notes and ill. of "The Indian Fort Sasquesahanok." Insets: The harbour of Annapolis Royal -- A map of ye mouth of Mississipi [i.e. Mississippi] and Mobile Rivers & c. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Stained, with small pieces missing along edges and creases, and sectioned...
    • Contributor: Moll, Herman
    • Date: 1720
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    La Californie ou Nouvelle Caroline : teatro de los trabajos, Apostolicos de la Compa. e Jesus en la America Septe. Relief shown pictorially. McLaughlin, G. Mapping of California as an island, 196 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault 2 copies; copy 2 is b&w
    • Contributor: Fer, Nicolas De
    • Date: 1720
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    Nieuwe kaart van het Eyland Sumatra Relief shown pictorially. Also covers Malay Peninsula and adjacent minor islands. Oriented with north to the left. Prime meridian: Ferro [?]. Printed number in upper right corner: N'o 11. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Lightly fold-lined, sheet trimmed. Includes bar scale of "Duytsche Mylen 15 in een Graad."
    • Contributor: Valentijn, François - Braam, J. Van - Linden, G. Onder De.
    • Date: 1726
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    Map of Turky [sic], Arabia and Persia.
    Map of Turkey, Arabia and Persia
    Relief shown pictorially. From Senex's New general atlas. Published in London by D. Browne in 1721. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Contributor: L'isle, Guillaume De - Senex, John
    • Date: 1721
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    The town of Boston in New England Pictorial map showing buildings. Facsimile. "Engraved from a copy in the possession of Wm. Taylor Esq. and published by George G. Smith, engraver ... Boston, 1835." Redrawn from a copy of State II (1725). "I have examined this plan ... Stephen P. Fuller, surveyor, Boston, July 2d 1835." Original version: [Boston] : Sold by Capt. John Bonner and Willm. Price, [1725]. Oriented with north...
    • Contributor: Bonner, John - Dewing, Francis - Price, William - Smith, George Girdler - Fuller, Stephen P.
    • Date: 1725
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    A Map of Louisiana and of the River Mississippi. Colonial America. This map, taken from the New General Atlas, 1721, is dedicated to Mr. Law. It is a translation of the French map of Delisle, published in 1718. Maps of the Miss. River Exhibit no. 10. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Senex, John
    • Date: 1721
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    Theatrum historicum ad annum Christi quadringentesimum : in quo tum Imperii Romani tum Barbarorum circum incolentium status ob oculosponitur pars orientalis Shows nations and their borders in color. Relief shown pictorially. Includes globe-shaped inset titled "Supplementum Theatro Historicum" showing continents of Africa, Europe, Asia and northern boundaries of Australia, all with different colors. LC copy has a typewritten paper card: Modern Geography, John Senex, 1708-1725 (cong. Library Washington 550). Property of Andrew Arthur Benton, New York, N. Y. LC copy stamped on: 626888. Available also...
    • Contributor: L'isle, Guillaume De
    • Date: 1725
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    Imperii Persici in omnes suas provincias nova tabula geographica Relief shown pictorially. "Cum privilegio sac. cæsarece majestatis." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Homann, Johann Baptist
    • Date: 1724