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    [Terrestrial globe gores]. Relief shown pictorially. Title supplied by cataloger. Reissued by Giuseppe di Rossi in 1615. Dedication in upper hemisphere: Illmo. viro optimaraq. artium amatori et Fautori D. Paulo Mellino Romano ... In lower hemisphere: I. Hondius Lectori S. In locorum longitudine ... Longitudines incepimus non ab Insulis Fortunatis ut Ptolome[us], sed ab iis quae acores vocantur quod acus nautica ibi recta in septentrionem vergat Vale. ...
    • Contributor: Hondius, Jodocus - Rossi, Giuseppe Di.
    • Date: 1615
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    Leo Belgicus. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Map railroad exhibit, March 22 to April 15, 1965. Vault
    • Contributor: Hondius, Jodocus
    • Date: 1611
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    Civitates orbis terrarvm. "Privilegium Caesareae maiestatis, which occurs in each volume generally on the reverse of the title page, refers to Francis Hogenberg as the author's collaborator."--Phillips. Colophon of v. 1: Coloniae Agrippinae, apud Petrum à Brachel, sumptibus auctorum. Colophon of v. 6: Colonię Agrippinę, Antonius Hierat & Abrahamus Hoghenberg. Collaborators and artists whose works these maps were based on include George and Jacob Hoefnagel, Simon Novellanus, ...
    • Contributor: Braun, Georg - Hogenberg, Franz - Brachel, P. Von - Hierat, Anton - Hogenberg, Abraham - Novellanus, Simon - Hoefnagel, Joris - Hoefnagel, Jacob - Deventer, Jacob Van - Rantzau, Henrik
    • Date: 1612

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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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    [Globus terrarum] Relief shown pictorially. Gores for a 20 cm. globe. Title supplied by cataloger. Date from Shirley's Mapping of the world, 1993. Includes ill. LC copy: Sheet 1 annotated in pencil in upper right "W. Lowery" and in ink in upper left "27". Sheet 4 annotated in ink in upper right "114" and lower left "26". LC copy imperfect: Lacking sheet 2. Central vertical fold ...
    • Contributor: Habrecht, Isaac - Fürst, Paul
    • Date: 1612
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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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    Military Battles and Campaigns This category contains maps showing campaigns of major military conflicts including troop movements, defensive structures and groundworks, roads to and from sites of military engagements, campsites, and local buildings, topography and vegetation. Some of the maps are manuscripts drawn on the field of battle, while others are engraved including some that have manuscript annotations reflecting the history of the battle or campaign. A significant ...
    • Date: 1570

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    Exquisita & magno aliquot mensium periculo lustrata et iam retecta Freti Magellanici facies : eijgentlicke asbeeldinghe der Magellanischer Strate die nu met veel gevaers eitelijeke Maenden doorsien van nieus ondecktis. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. From Gerardus Mercator's Atlas sive Cosmographicae meditationes de fabrica mvndi et fabricati figvra. 1611. Oriented with north to the bottom. Includes panoramic view and col. ill. Text on verso. LC copy annotated in pencil in lower right margin: Gravure de 1570 par Ortelius. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Gift; ...
    • Contributor: Hondius, Jodocus
    • Date: 1611
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    Finding Our Place in the Cosmos: From Galileo to Sagan and Beyond A thematic collection exploring changing models of the universe through time, ideas of life on other words and Carl Sagan’s place in the tradition of science. It features manuscripts, rare books, celestial atlases, newspaper articles, sheet music and movie posters. Like our ancestors, we look up at the heavens and wonder. What is the structure of the universe? How significant are we? Are we ...
    • Contributor: Sagan, Carl - Druyan, Ann - Macfarlane, Seth

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    Osaka fuyu no gojinzu ; Osaka gojinzu : Ganwa Gannen u Satsuki. Catalog Record Only Title and notes from the vendor, G.B. Manasek, Inc.: The fall of Osaka Castle and the beginning of Edo period, Japan. Depicts the deployment of both Toyotomi and Tokugawa forces in winter of 1614 and summer of 1615. Shows Osaka Castle, harbor, local terrain, changes in troop location, and alterations in defenses of Osaka Castle. Manuscript. Stamped with seal of Matsudaira family archives (Matsudaira ...
    • Date: 1615
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    Atlas sive Cosmographicae meditationes de fabrica mvndi et fabricati figvra. Catalog Record Only
    • Contributor: Mercator, Gerardus
    • Date: 1619
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    [Maps of Luxembourg from approximately 1619 to 1970]. Catalog Record Only This record covers single maps of Luxembourg which are not represented in the LC database by separate catalog records. This collection includes single printed maps and photocopies of printed or manuscript single maps as well as some multi-sheet single maps, plates from atlases, books or periodicals, and printed facsimiles. These maps cover Luxembourg as a whole, regions of Luxembourg, and cities and towns. These ...
    • Date: 1619
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    Theatro del mondo di Abrahamo Ortelio: da lui poco inanzi la sua morte riueduto, Catalog Record Only
    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Date: 1612
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    Epitome Theatri orbis terrarvm. Catalog Record Only
    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Date: 1612
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    [Maps of the Western Soviet Union, from approximately 1610 to 1970]. Catalog Record Only This record covers single maps of the Western or European part of the Soviet Union (U.S.S.R.), formerly the Western Russian Empire, which are not represented in the LC database by separate catalog records. This collection includes single printed maps and photocopies of printed or manuscript single maps as well as some multi-sheet single maps, plates from atlases, books or periodicals, and printed facsimiles. These ...
    • Date: 1610
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    Omnivm Belgii, Catalog Record Only
    • Contributor: Guicciardini, Lodovico
    • Date: 1613
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    The ilands. Catalog Record Only Scales vary. Title from verso. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Includes coat of arms. Text on verso. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Speed, John
    • Date: 1610
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    Nieuw Nederlandtsch caertboec. Catalog Record Only
    • Contributor: Goos, Abraham
    • Date: 1616
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    Tabvla navtica qua repræsentatur oræ maritimæ meatus ac freta noviter a HHudsono Anglo ad Caurum supra Novam Franciam indagata, anno 1612. Catalog Record Only Shows region in North Atlantic Ocean between Hudson Bay and Great Britain. From Hessel Gerritsz.'s Descriptio ac delineatio geographica detectionis freti ... 1612. Includes text and coat of arms.
    • Contributor: Bry, Johann Theodor De
    • Date: 1612
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    [Map of the Province of Chocó, Colombia]. Catalog Record Only Typewritten in left margin prior to photography: No. 29. Map of the Province of Choco; sent in a letter from Cali, April 14, 1610, by Governor Francisco Sarmiento. Shows territory between Rio Cauca and the Pacific; and from the Magdalena River to Nombre de Dios. Transferred from the collection of the Canal Zone Library-Museum, 1980. Oriented with north to the bottom. Annotated in pencil, ...
    • Date: 1610
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    Avstria archiducatus
    Austria archiducatus Catalog Record Only
    • Contributor: Mercator, Gerard
    • Date: 1613
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    L'antiche Siracvse / Catalog Record Only Bird's-eye-view. Title at upper margin: Descrittione delle qvattro citta dell antica Siracvsa. "Dedicate alla S.C.R.M. del Re D. Filippo III, Nostro Signore." Sheets numbered Tav. I thru Tav. IX. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Accompanied by ill. of coins and metals (3 leaves ; 54 x 54 cm. or smaller) ; unidentified plan (1 leaf ; 44 x 27 cm.) Includes coats ...
    • Contributor: Mirabella E Alagona, Vincenzo
    • Date: 1612
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    Atlas minor Gerardi Mercatoris à I. Hondio plurimis aeneis tabulis auctus atque illustratus. Catalog Record Only
    • Contributor: Mercator, Gerardus
    • Date: 1610
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    Virginia, Catalog Record Only Scale ca. 1:1,230,000. Photocopy. Second state. Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north to the right. Reproduced from copy in New York Public Library. AACR2
    • Contributor: Smith, John
    • Date: 1612