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    Von den newen Inseln : der Statt Themistitan in den newen Ins... Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy annotated in ink: "From an unidentified German edition of Sebastian Münster's Cosmographia Universalis, 1597 or later. Bought from Salvation Army." Vault
    • Contributor: Münster, Sebastian
    • Date: 1597
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    Die neuwen Inseln, so hinder Hispanien gegen Orient bey dem l...
    New weldt oder Inseln, so hinder Hispanien gegen Orient bey dem land India ligen
    Relief shown pictorially. South America labeled in German, geographic features otherwise in Latin. Appears in the author's Cosmographei. Basel, Switzerland. 1550. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Exhibited: Rivers, edens, empires: Lewis & Clark and the revealing of America, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., July 24-Nov. 29, 2003. Fold-lined.
    • Contributor: Münster, Sebastian
    • Date: 1550
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    Das heilig Lande mit Ausztheilung der zwoelff Geschlechter.
    Palaestina, des heiligen Landes Beschreibung mit sampt den anstossenden Laendern und Voelctern alss die Ammoniter, Jdumeer [sic], Araber, u.
    Relief shown pictorially. Title and text in German. Place names in Latin. Appears in Sebastian Munster's Cosmographey. Basel : Sebastian Petri, 1588. Exhibition: Jordanian Display, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., May 25-27, 2005. Includes notes. LC copy imperfect: Central fold line with 2 stains at center, mended tear in central right margin. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...
    • Contributor: Münster, Sebastian - Henricpetri, Sebastian
    • Date: 1588
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    Emden & Olden Borch Comit. Scale ca. 1:367,000. Facsimile. Hand colored. AACR2: 100; 651
    • Contributor: Mercator, Gerhard
    • Date: 1500
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    Geographische vnd historische Beschreibung der vberauss gross... 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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    Wahre contefactur der Vostung Zolnock wie die vom Turcken bel... 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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    Eigentliche Verzeichnuss der Stätten, Graffschafften vnd Herr... 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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    Star Chart
    • Contributor: Durer, Albrecht
    • Date: 1516
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    Königen Buch;
    • Contributor: Löw, Conrad
    • Date: 1598
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    Erklerung des newen Instruments der Sůnnen, nach allen seinen...
    Erklärung des neuen Instruments der Sonnen, nach allen seinen Scheiben und Zirkeln | Neues Instrument | Heydelberger becirck off 6 meilen beschribẽ | Heidelberger Bezirk auf 6 Meilen beschreiben
    The first edition. Appeared in later editions, 1534, 1544, 1545, 1579. Signatures: A-D⁴. Printed in black-letter typefaces. Decorative woodcut initials throughout. Burmeister. Münster, 31 Karrow, Mapmakers of the sixteenth century and their maps, 58/B1 Verzeichnis der im deutschen Sprachbereich erschienenen Drucke des XVI. Jahrhunderts (VD 16), M 6669 Universal short title catalog, 653470 LC copy has contemporary ink inscription on title page concerning a ...
    • Contributor: Münster, Sebastian
    • Date: 1528
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    Theatrvm,
    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Date: 1573
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    Moscouia Sigmunds Freyherms zu Herberstain, Neyperg vnd Guete...
    Moscovia Sigmunds Freyherms zu Herberstain, Neyperg und Guetenhag u. verteutscht :
    Relief shown pictorially. Also covers regions of Eastern Europe bordering on Muscovy. LC copy possibly removed from Herberstein's book: Moscouia der Hauptstat in Reissen, durch Herrn Sigmunden Freyherrn zu Herberstain, Neyperg vnd Guetenhag zusamen getragen. 1557. LC copy imperfect: Torn at sheet edges, mounted in cloth backing. Includes ill. in borders, coats-of-arms, and pictorial representations of forests, mountains, rivers, and towns.
    • Contributor: Herberstein, Sigmund
    • Date: 1557
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    Portolano maps. Portolano, photographed from: Handschriftensammlung Handschrift Nr. 12925 (5 pages) In Nationalbibliothek, Wien.
    • Date: 1539
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    Theatrum,
    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Date: 1580
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    Theatrvm,
    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Date: 1572