Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Ferro. Includes inset of Arctic regions and ill. LC copy imperfect: Margin torn, with some sections missing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
La sphere artificielle ou armilaire oblique : elevée sur l'horizon a la latitude de Paris
Includes diagrams of the Copernican, Brahean, Cartesian, and Ptolemaic systems, maps of the Sun and Moon, Venus, Mercury, Mars and Jupiter, and two diagrams showing the Earth's parallels. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy stamped on verso: 3641. Trimmed and mounted in right margin, another image of an armillary sphere: La sphere du monde, selon ...
Fer, Nicolas De - Starckman, P. - Picart, Bernard
Carte de la Barbarie, de la Nigritie, et de la Guinée
Relief shown pictorially. "Avec privilege, Aout 1707." "The words 'premier geographe du Roi' added in the title ... [indicate] that [a map] could not have been issued before 1718 when [De l'Isle] was appointed to that office"--Tooley, R.V. Guide to maps of Africa, p. 68. Prime meridian: Ferro. Similar to Norwich, O.I. Maps of Africa, 317 Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...
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 ...
Sagan, Carl - Druyan, Ann - Macfarlane, Seth
This map of South America, according to the newest and most exact observations
Scale ca. 1:17,500,000. Hand colored. "To the Right Honourable, Charles, Earl of Sunderland, and Baron Spencer of Wormleighton; one of Her Majesty's principal Secretaries of State; &c." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text and view of "Potosi." Includes view of "Potosi." Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1; 700/1; 700/2
Moll, Herman - Lens, Bernard - Vertue, George
A new & correct map of the whole World.
Two issues, one issue shows colonial sea to sea grants in North America. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. 2 copies, vary slightly. Vault
Téatre de la guerre en Flandre & Brabant, les pays conquis et le Bas-Rhein &c. /
Catalog Record Only
Relief shown pictorially. Does not show troop positions or other military locations. Alternate title in upper margin: Première carte de la Meuse avec les pais, duchez et comtez voisins. Ferro meridian. Item 22 in LC G&M Leo Belgicus exhibit, Nov. 1993 to May 1994. Originally printed on 4 sheets. Includes inset of Arras/Cambrai region and col. ill. of battles at upper left and lower ...
A New Map of the Provinces of Hainault, Namur, and Cambray.
Given to Lt. General and Member of the House of Commons, John Richmond Webb. In English, in color. Shows the boundaries, roads, rivers, cities, landmarks and terrain in the provinces of Hainaut, Namur and Cambray in Belgium. Map of Hainaut, Belgium.
Maxwell, John and Senex, John
[Maps of the state of Sonora from approximately 1710 to 1970].
Catalog Record Only
This record covers single maps of Sonora, 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 Sonora as a whole, and municipios of Sonora. These maps show various ...