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    Geographia Vniversalis, Vetvs et nova, Catalog Record Only
    • Contributor: Ptolemy
    • Date: 1542
  • Collection
    [World maps showing various projections from approximately 1500 to 1970]. Catalog Record Only This record covers single world maps showing various projections 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. Globe gores and other world maps are covered by separate collection records. To ...
    • Date: 1500
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    Chiu pien tʻu shuo. Catalog Record Only
    • Contributor: Hsü, Lun
    • Date: 1569
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    Colombo, from Correa's "Lendas da India," 1518 Catalog Record Only Relief shown pictorially. Includes text and illustrations.
    • Contributor: Corrêa, Gaspar - Brohier, Richard Leslie - Ceylon. Survey Department - Ceylon. Surveyor-General's Office
    • Date: 1518
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    Guang yu tu : er juan /
    廣輿圖 : 二卷 / Catalog Record Only
    Woodblock print. Shows the Great Wall of China, the defense sturctures of the military towns along the border and the coast. Also shows the number of soldiers and horses stationed in the border towns, and ethnic groups in the border area.. Enlarged Universal terrestrial atlas of China. Covers Yellow River, Japan, Korea, Vietnam, Southeast Asia, and the administrative divisions of China in Ming Dynasty. ...
    • Contributor: Luo, Hongxian - Zhu, Siben - Chinese Rare Book Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1558
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    Mexico, regia et celebris Hispaniae novae civitas ; Cusco, regni Peru in novo orbe caput.
    Cusco, regni Peru in novo orbe caput Catalog Record Only
    Bird's-eye views. Relief shown pictorially. Appears in Braun & Hogenberg's Civitates orbis terrarum, 1572-1618. Provenance: Gift of Jay I. Kislak Foundation. Sabin, 7448 Vertically fold-lined at center. Kislak accession no. 1998.005.00.0002
    • Date: 1572
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    Map of the world / Catalog Record Only Photostat of 1st state of map. Reproduction.
    • Contributor: Ruysch, Johannes
    • Date: 1508
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    [Maps of England from approximately 1579 to 1970]. Catalog Record Only This record covers single maps of England, 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 England as a whole, regions of England, counties, and cities and towns. ...
    • Date: 1579
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    [Lienzo Vischer I; map of Tecamachalco. Catalog Record Only Scale not given. Relief shown pictorially. Second generation photocopy prepared in 1974 by Photo-duplication Services, Wayne State University, Detroit. Original manuscript map in Museum für Völkerkunde, Basel, Switzerland. Terms in pictographs. Shows area around and southeast of Tecamachalco, Puebla, Mexico accompanied by genealogical information on the ruling caciques of the town from 1325 to 1557. Accompanied by: Notes on Lienzo de Tecamachalco. 2 l. ...
    • Date: 1557
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    Geographische vnd historische Beschreibung der vberauss grosser Landtschafft America, welche auch West India vnd jhrer Grösse halben die New Welt genennet wirt : gar artig vnd nach der Kunst in XX Mappen ... Catalog Record Only Translation of José de Acosta's De natura Novi Orbis libri duo. Cf. Alden. The 20 maps, unsigned, and drawn at different scales, are each printed on a bifolium (in LC copy attached to a stub to form a double plate), with explanatory letterpress on the reverse. The bifolia are "signed" in direction-line position 1-7, 9, 9, 10-13, [14], 15-20. Signatures: *² A-N². Alden, J.E. ...
    • Contributor: Acosta, José De
    • Date: 1598
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    Navigationi dil mondo novo / Catalog Record Only Shows the North Atlantic region including western Europe, western Africa, eastern North America, and northern South America. Fold-lined. Vendor: Martayan Lan Acquisitions control no. 2009-105
    • Contributor: Nicolay, Nicolas De
    • Date: 1563
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    [Maps of Malta from approximately 1570 to 1970]. Catalog Record Only This record covers single maps of Malta, 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 Malta as a whole, regions of Malta, and cities and towns. These ...
    • Date: 1570
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    [Maps of the Caribbean area, from approximately 1511 to 1970]. Catalog Record Only This record covers single maps of the Caribbean area, 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 the Caribbean area as a whole and regions and physical ...
    • Date: 1511
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    De Bure or gilt globe. Catalog Record Only Photostat - Biblio. Nationale (20 sheets), neg. and pos. World (Globe)
    • Date: 1528
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    Lincolniæ Notinghamiæq[ue] comitatuũ noua vera et accurata descriptio : anno Domini 1576 / Catalog Record Only Relief shown pictorially. From the author's An atlas of England and Wales, London, 1579. From the Rosenwald Collection, Library of Congress. Includes col. ill. and coats of arms. Vault Acquisitions control no. 19-82
    • Contributor: Saxton, Christopher
    • Date: 1579
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    Wahre contefactur der Vostung Zolnock wie die vom Turcken belegert un eingenomen, A°. 1552. Catalog Record Only Relief shown pictorially. Shows siege of Szolnok by the Ottoman-Turkish. Oriented with north to the right. Includes index to position of Spanish and Ottoman-Turkish troops. Watermark. Minimal level cataloging record. Vault
    • Date: 1552
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    Il theatro del mondo di Abraamo Ortelio. Nel qvale distintamente si dimostrano in tauole tutte le prouincie, regni, & paesi del mondo, al presente conosciuti; con la descrittione delle citta,̀ castelli, monti, ... Catalog Record Only Ed. by Pietro Maria Marchetti. "Registro, [dagger] ABCDEFGHIJKLMNO, tutti sono quaderni, eccetto [dagger] che e ̀duerns, & O terno," In the present copy O is in fives, followed by P in sixes, containing, "Tavola delli nomi ... " Paging irregular: no. 145-146 repeated. The maps are engraved on copper. The descriptive text faces the maps and is continued below them. Translation of Epitome Theatri ...
    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Date: 1598
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    Ptolemaevs avctvs, restitvtvs, emacvlatvs : cvm tabvlis veteribvs ac novis.
    Ptolemaeus auctus, restitutus, emaculatus Catalog Record Only
    Relief shown pictorially. Imprint from colophon. Text in double columns with 65 lines to a full column. Title page printed in red and black. Signatures: A-I⁶ K³. LC copy has folios I₅ and I₆ transposed. Sabin 66480 Phillips, 360
    • Contributor: Ptolemy - Übelin, Georg
    • Date: 1520
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    Théâtre de l'vnivers, contenant les cartes de tovt le monde. Catalog Record Only
    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Date: 1581
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    Eigentliche Verzeichnuss der Stätten, Graffschafften vnd Herrschafften, welche in der Statt Zürich Gebiet vnd Landscafft gehörig seind. Catalog Record Only Not drawn to scale. Facsimile of original map in Stattsarchiv des Kantons Zürich. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Relief, vegetation, and populated places shown pictorially. Includes text. AACR2: 651
    • Contributor: Murer, Jodocus
    • Date: 1566
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    [Atlantic coast of Central America]. Catalog Record Only Transferred from the collection of the Canal Zone Library-Museum, 1980. From an atlas in the Havre (France) Public Library, about 1525; probably made by Salvat. de Pilestrina. LC copy annotated in lower margin prior to reproduction: Atlantic coast of Central America. Photocopy made from manuscript original. Includes ill. of flags. LC copy annotated in pencil, on verso, with Canal Zone Library map checklist number: ...
    • Contributor: Pilestrina, Salvatore De.
    • Date: 1525
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    [Henry Harrisse collection]. Catalog Record Only Consists of pen and ink drawings, pencil sketches, facsimiles, and photographs of significant early maps showing all or part of America during the period of discovery. Included are 16 17th century maps and views attributed to Joan Vinckeboons. The collection also consists of letters, correspondence, and other miscellaneous items. Inventory and personal and corporate name index in Geography & Map Division Reading Room. Vault ...
    • Contributor: Harrisse, Henry
    • Date: 1511
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    An atlas of England and Wales. Catalog Record Only Rosenwald 1248
    • Contributor: [Saxton, Christopher] - Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1579
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    [Maps of California, from approximately 1500 to 1970]. Catalog Record Only This record covers single maps of California, 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 California as a whole, regions of California, counties, and cities and towns. ...
    • Date: 1500