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    Nieuwe kaart van Caap der Goede Hoop : in hare rechte jegenwo... 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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    Tabula Indiae Orientalis et Regnorum adjacentium. Shows shipwreck sites, Dutch forts and European trading posts. Also covers East Indies and NW coastline of Australia (called Hollandia Nova). Relief shown pictorially. Appears in: Plate No. 1 A from: Oud en nieuw Oost-Indien ... / door Francois Valentyn. Te Dordrecht ; Amsterdam : Joannes van Braam, Gerard onder de Linden, 1724. Printed number in upper right corner: No. 1. A. Available also...
    • Contributor: Valentijn, François - Braam, Joannes Van - Linden, G. Onder De.
    • Date: 1726
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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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    Persarum imperium. Shows Iran and adjacent counties. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Moulart-Sanson, Pierre
    • Date: 1721
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    Plano de la playa de miel a 10 leguas a sotauento de Pta. May... 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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    Accurater Grundris und Prospect der weltberuhmten Hollandisch... 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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    Carte de la Terre Promise. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Liebaux
    • Date: 1720
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    A scheme of the Solar system with the orbits of the planets a... Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy annotated in ink on verso: Whiston's Solar System.
    • Contributor: Whiston, William - Senex, John
    • Date: 1720
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    Plan de la Nouvelle Orleans. Relief shown pictorially. Cadastral map. Shows block numbers and location of existing buildings. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. Oriented with northwest at top. Copy annotated in pencil at bottom: 142566. Accompanied by: A list of residents keyed by letter and number in pocket. Xerox, 36 leaves. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes list of points of...
    • Date: 1722
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    Plano del puerto de Cartaxena de Yndias situado en la latd. N... 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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    Plano de la Bahía de la Concepción de Chile situado en la lat... Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the left. Watermark: Strasburg fleur-de-lis over the characters VDL. Watermark dated ca. 1725. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 216 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Annotated in brown ink in lower left corner: 28. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right margin: 151....
    • Date: 1725
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    A map of the estate of Edward Vernon Esquire Land-estate cadastral survey map showing property ownership lines, individual farms contained within the estate, field/hedge lines, field names, and field acreages. The farm names (given in capital lettering) are: Cadwell Hall Farm -- Boyton Farm. Manuscript: Color inks for property/field lines, for 1 farm name, for compass rose; black-ink lettering for map title; faded pen-and-ink handwriting for statement of attribution (in cartouche), notes, field...
    • Contributor: Miller, Jno - Vernon, Edward
    • Date: 1722
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    [Map of the several nations of Indians to the Northwest of So...
    Catawba deerskin map
    "This map describing the scituation [sic] of the several nations of Indians to the NW of South Carolina was coppyed [sic] from a draught drawn & painted on a deer skin by an Indian Cacique and presented to Francis Nicholson Esqr. Governor of South Carolina by whom it is most humbly dedicated to his Royal Highness George, Prince of Wales." "A map, sometimes known...
    • Contributor: Nicholson, Francis
    • Date: 1724
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    Iudæa Seu Palæstina ob Sacratissima Redemtoris vestigia hodie... 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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    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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    Rochambeau Map Collection The collection consists of 40 manuscript and 26 printed maps, and a manuscript atlas, the originals of which are in the Library of Congress' Geography and Map Division. The Rochambeau Map Collection contains cartographic items used by Jean Baptiste Donatien de Vimeur, comte de Rochambeau (1725-1807), when he was commander in chief of the French expeditionary army (1780-82) during the American Revolution. The maps...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. National Digital Library Program - Library of Congress. Geography and Map Division
    • Date: 200?

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    La Californie ou Nouvelle Caroline : teatro de los trabajos, ... 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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    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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    La Californie ou Nouvelle Caroline : teatro de los trabajos, ... Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Contributor: Fer, Nicolas De
    • Date: 1720
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    A new map of North America shewing its principal divisions, c... Relief shown pictorially. "Dedicated to His Highness William Duke of Glocester." Shows California as an island. The number "39" appears beneath the cartouche. LC copy mounted on cloth and annotated in black ink: This is map no. 39 of Edward Well's A new sett of maps. London 1722. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100;...
    • Contributor: Burghers, Michael - Wells, Edward
    • Date: 1722
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    Finding Our Place in the Cosmos: From Galileo to Sagan and Be... 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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    A new map of the north parts of America claimed by France und... 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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    A new and accurate chart of the West Indies with the adjacent... Relief shown pictorially. Gift of the estate of Jessica Lee. In lower right margin: Vol. II. Page 39. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes notes. Acquisitions control no. 95-12 Vault
    • Contributor: Bowen, Emanuel - Lee, Jessica
    • Date: 1720
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    Plano y descripción de la costa y Provincia de Cartagena de Y... Shows coast of Colombia between Cabo de la Aguja and Fuerte Island. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Cuerbo. Oriented with north to the left. Watermarks: J. Kool; and, Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink and red and yellow inks. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 284 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Maggs number annotated in pencil in...
    • Contributor: Pérez, Domingo Antonio
    • Date: 1729
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    A new map of South America, shewing it's general divisions, c... Scale ca. 1:23,000,000. Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy annotated in black ink: This is map no. 40 of Wells (Edward) A new sett of maps. fol. London, 1722. "Dedicated to His Highness William Duke of Gloucester." Includes notes. Vault AACR2: 100; 651/1
    • Contributor: Cole, (Benjamin) - Cole
    • Date: 1722
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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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    Plano que contiene desde el Río de Sta. Marta (en la América ... Shows coast of Colombia in vicinity of Santa Marta. Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Watermarks: Van der Ley; and, Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Watermark dated ca. 1725. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 271 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Annotated in brown ink in upper left corner: 47. Maggs number annotated in pencil in...
    • Date: 1725
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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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    Imperii Persici in omnes suas provincias nova tabula geographica Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Homann, Johann Baptist
    • Date: 1724
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    A map of Louisiana and of the river Mississipi [i.e. Mississi... Relief shown pictorially. From: A new general atlas, containing a geographical and historical account of all the empires, kingdoms, and other dominions of the world, 1721. Phillips. Maps of America. Includes notes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Soiled and with small tears along edges.
    • Contributor: Senex, John - Browne, Daniel
    • Date: 1721
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    A new map of the most considerable plantations of the English...
    Plantations of the English in America
    Relief shown pictorially on Jamaica inset only. The number "41" appears beneath the cartouche, indicating the map is from an edition of the atlas later than 1718, likely the 1722 edition. Includes decorated cartouche and list of abbreviations. "Dedicated to His Highness William Duke of Glocester." Insets: New Scotland -- I. of Jamaica -- I. of Barbados -- Bermudaz or Sommers Isles -- Carolina....
    • Contributor: Nicholls, Sutton - Wells, Edward
    • Date: 1722
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    Theatrum historicum ad annum Christi quadringentesimum : in q... 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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    Plano del Puerto de Matanzas situado en la costa del norte de... Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Oriented with north to the bottom. Watermark: Strasburg fleur-de-lis over the characters VDL. Watermark dated ca. 1725. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 359 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right corner: 54. Order number annotated in lower margin: 366082/27....
    • Date: 1725
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    A scheme of the Solar system with the orbits of the planets a... Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy stamped in blue ink in lower left margin: 82A. LC copy imperfect: Darkened, use-worn, losses along edges, mounted on cloth.
    • Contributor: Whiston, William - Senex, John
    • Date: 1720
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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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    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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    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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    Africa : corrected from the observations of the Royal Society... 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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    Isle de S. Domingue et débouquemens circonvoisins Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text and indexed inset of "Plan de la ville espagnole de S. Domingue et d'une partie de ses environs." Vault
    • Contributor: Frézier, Amédée François
    • Date: 1724
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    Switzerland and the country of the Grisons : wherein is descr... 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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    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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    China Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Ferro. Appears in: Moll's Compleat geographer, or, The chorography and topography of all the known parts of the earth ... 4th ed. London : Printed for J. Knapton, 1723. Includes text. Text on verso. In upper left corner: 116. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Moll, Herman
    • Date: 1723
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    Entre los dos meridianos senal a dos seconliene la navegación... Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Contributor: Torquemada, Fr. Juan De.
    • Date: 1723
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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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    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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    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
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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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    [Iconografica rappresentatione della inclita città di Venezia... Shows principal buildings, gardens, foot bridges, etc. Title from illustration in Cassini's Piante e vedute prospettiche di Venezia. Eight sheets pasted together, sectioned, and mounted on cloth. Includes dedication, poem, and ill. In ink on verso of upper right, partially effaced by mounting: Gacca di G. Chiara 25. In ink in lower right corner: Acc. No. 2443 X. In ink on blue bordered label...
    • Contributor: Ughi, Lodovico - Baroni, Giuseppe
    • Date: 1729
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    Plano de la Bahía de Cazilda y ciudad de la Trinidad situada ... Relief shown pictorially. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Watermark: Strasburg fleur-de-lis over the characters VDL. Watermark dated ca. 1725. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 311 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed. Unidentified drawing on verso. Maggs number annotated in pencil in lower right corner: 158. Order number annotated in pencil on verso: 366082/27....
    • Date: 1725
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    Planisphere terrestre, suivant les nouvelles observations des...
    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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    [Huang yu quan lan fen sheng tu].
    [皇與全覽分省圖]. | Zhongguo ge sheng di tu | The Kangxi provincial atlas of China
    Covers Zhili, Shengjing, Shandong, Shanxi, Jiangnan, Jiangxi, Zhejiang, Henan, Huguang, Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Sichuan, Yunan, Guizhou. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Prime meridian: Beijing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Gift; W.W. Rockhill; 1884. Previous call no.: G2305.C92 18--
    • Contributor: Rockhill, William Woodville
    • Date: 1721

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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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    To his excellency William Burnet, esqr., this plan of Boston ... Relief shown pictorially. Shows selected buildings pictorially. Oriented with north toward the lower right. Watermark indecipherable. Wheat & Brun no. 227. Includes index to selected buildings and embellished title cartouche. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Soiled, consists of 2 sheets glued together.
    • Contributor: Burgis, William - Johnson, Thos
    • Date: 1728