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    Hiberniae, Britannicae Insvlae nova descripto. Relief shown pictorially. Phillips, 406 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. Filed with Eastham Collection in G&M Vault: EA 20-A: ga61 02-20-2013
    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Date: 1598
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    Portugalliae : que olim Lusitania, nouissima & exactissima descriptio "... anno MCCCCCLX." Oriented with north to the right. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes col. ill. Text on verso. On verso: 14. Filed with Eastham Collection in G&M Vault: EA 225-A: ga61 02-20-2013
    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham - Seco, Fernando Alvares
    • Date: 1560
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    Peruuiae avriferæ regionis typus Shows portion of Central America, northwestern South America, southern United States, and coast of Tamaulipas in Mexico. Relief shown pictorially. Transferred from the collection of the Canal Zone Library-Museum, 1980. Appears in the author's Théâtre de l'univers ... 1598. Phillips 406 Includes ill. French text on verso. Annotated in pencil, on verso, with Canal Zone Library map checklist number: 28. Vault
    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham - Hurtado De Mendoza, Diego - Chaves, Geronimo
    • Date: 1598
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    Tartariae sive Magni Chami Regni tÿpus. Covers northern Asia. Relief shown pictorially. From Abraham Ortelius's atlas: Theatrvm Orbis Terrarvm, 1603 ed. Hand col. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text, notes, and col. ill. Text on verso.
    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham - Vrients, Jan Baptista
    • Date: 1570
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    Peruuiae avriferæ regionis typus Shows portion of Central America, northwestern South America, southern United States, and coast of Tamaulipas in Mexico. Relief shown pictorially. Appears in the author's Theatrum orbis terrarum. Includes ill. Text on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Date: 1584
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    Baptista Boazio's Irlandiæ c. 1606 = Irlandiæ accvrata descriptio.
    Irlandiæ accvrata descriptio | Irlandiæ accurata descriptio
    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north to the right.
    • Contributor: Boazio, Baptista - Vrients, Jan Baptista - Ortelius, Abraham
    • Date: 1606
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    Theatrvm orbis terrarvm; opus nunc tertio ab ipso auctore recognitum, multisque locis castigatum, & quamplurimis nouis tabulis atque commentarijs auctum. Catalog Record Only Maps on double leaves. This edition includes a colored portrait of Ortelius; the "Parergon in quo veteris geographiæ aliquot tabulæ", 14 l. (12 double); the "Nomenclator Ptolemaicvs; omnia locorvm vocabvla qvæ in tota Ptolemæi geographia occurrunt, continens", 77 p.; "De Mona, Drvidvm insvla ... epistola", by H. Lhuyd, [7] p. Copy imperfect: t.p. wanting.
    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Date: 1584
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    Americae sive novi orbis nova descriptio. Catalog Record Only Scale ca. 1:39,000,000. Title in lower margin: The new world by Abraham Orteluis, 1570." Facsimile. Relief shown pictorially. "Reproduced by Rand McNally from printed maps in the Library of Congress." AACR2
    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Date: 1966
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    Argonavtica : [eastern Mediterranean region] /
    Argonautica Catalog Record Only
    Literary map showing places associated with the Argonauts' legendary voyage in search of the Golden Fleece as described in Apollonius of Rhodes's epic poem "Argonautica." Relief shown pictorially. Facsim. of map originally prepared by Abraham Ortelius. Original version: [Antwerp : s.n., 1598]. Cum Imp. Reg. et Belgij privilegio decennali 1598. Prime meridian: Ferro. Watermark: Gvarro. Includes notes, 3 insets, dedication statement by "Abrah. Ortelivs...
    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Date: 1955
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    Septentrionalivm regionvm descrip.
    Septentrionalium regionum descrip. Catalog Record Only
    Covers the known northern hemisphere from Greenland to Britain to Permia (Siberia). Relief shown pictorially. Iceland (Vik) meridian. Facsim. of p. from Ortelius's atlas: Theatrvm orbis terrarvm. 1574. Original version: [Antverpiaæ? : s.n., 1574]. Printed adhesive label on verso: 1640-The National Library of Finland. "Scandia". Ortelius: Abraham. Theatrvm Orbis Terrarvm (1574). Includes col. ill. of ships/sea-monsters and linear "Scala mill. Germanicorũ".
    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Date: 2008
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    Flandriae comitatvs descriptio. Catalog Record Only Scale ca. 1:450,000. Has watermark. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "Cum privilegio ad decennium 1590." From the author's atlas "Theatrvm orbis terrarvm," 1592 ed. Includes inset of the Western Scheldt estuary. Text on verso. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Date: 1592
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    Americae sive novi orbis, no', va descriptio Catalog Record Only Relief shown pictorially. Appears in Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, 1570, French edition. Antwerp. Gift; John (Jack) M. Raymond; July 2016. Text on verso: Le Novveav monde ... 5.
    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Date: 1570
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    Alexandri Magni Macedonis expeditio / Catalog Record Only Shows the Empire of Alexander the Great at its greatest extent. Covers from Greece as far as east as modern day India and Pakistan. Relief shown pictorially. "Cum privilegio Imp. et Ordinum Belgicor. ad decennium." From Abraham Ortelius' Theatrum orbis terrarum. Includes dedication from Abrah. Ortelius to the Honorable [or Lord] Henry Schotius and inset "Iovis ammonis oraculum."
    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Date: 1559
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    Alexandri Magni Macedonis expeditio. Catalog Record Only Covers Alexander the Great's route and military campaign through Central Asia and Northeast Africa creating one of the largest empires of the ancient world stretching from Greece to Egypt and into present day Afghanistan, India, and Pakistan. LC copy annotated on folder: "I & J. Barbou, publ. (1733)." "Ortelius 1761"--To the left of title. Relief shown pictorially.
    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Date: 1733
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    Additamentvm qvintvm, Catalog Record Only
    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Date: 1595
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    Americae sive novi orbis, nova descriptio Catalog Record Only Relief shown pictorially. "Cum priuilegio decennali". Includes illustrated cartouche and illustrations. Has no text on verso. LC copy mounted on cloth.
    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Date: 1587
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    Cyprvs Insvla ; Candia, olim Creta. Catalog Record Only Relief shown pictorially. Facsimile of maps from the author's Theatrvm orbis terrarvm, 1570. Original version: Amsterdam : A. Ortelius, 1570. Text on verso.
    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Date: 1981
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    Creta, Iouis magni, medio iacet insula ponto /
    Creta, Jovis magni, medio jacet insula ponto Catalog Record Only
    Relief shown pictorially. Facsimile. Original version: [Antwerp? : s.n., 158-?]. Includes directories of place-names. Ancillary island maps at top: Corsica -- Insulae Maris Ionii -- Sardinia.
    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Date: 1996
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    Aegyptvs Antiqva /
    Aegyptus Antiqua Catalog Record Only
    Map is dedicated to the Humanist and medical doctor Scipio Fabio from Bologna. Relief shown pictorially. Inset: Alexandri Nor. Nomvs. LC copy contains annotations in pencil and color pencil on verso.
    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Date: 1580
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    Maris Pacifici (quod vulgo mar del zur) cum regionibus circumiacentibus, insulisque in eodem passim, novissima descriptio. Abrahamus Ortelius. Catalog Record Only Scale ca. 1:60,000,000. Facsimile. AACR2
    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Date: 1969
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    Americae sive novi orbis nova descriptio. Catalog Record Only Scale ca. 1:39,000,000. Cover title: Rand McNally portfolio of six antique maps. Title in lower left margin: The new world by Abraham Ortelius, 1570. Facsimile. Relief shown pictorially. "Reproduced by Rand McNally from printed maps in the Library of Congress." "Map selection and text by Carl H. Mapes ... " Text on envelope. Accompanied by 5 facsimiles cataloged separately. AACR2: 100; 651; 710
    • Contributor: Ortelius, Abraham
    • Date: 1966