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    Africæ nova descriptio. Scale ca. 1:40,000,000. Facsimile. Relief shown pictorially. Includes col. illus. and 9 city views. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Blaeu, Willem Janszoon
    • Date: 1960
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    Novi Belgii Novæque Angliæ nec non partis Virginiæ tabula : multis in locis emendata Covers New England and Middle Atlantic region southward to Hampton Roads. Shows colony names, colonial town names, and names of Amerindian tribes. Relief shown pictorially. Meridians numbered 297 to 312 from west to east. Differs from other issue in having different areas indicated by hand coloring. Stokes, Iconography, p. 147 (vol. 1) [lists dates as 1651-55]. Map collectors circle, #24. Phillips, 465. Available also ...
    • Contributor: Visscher, Nicolaes - Schenk, Petrus
    • Date: 169?
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    Regni et insulæ Hiberniæ delineatio in qua sont Lagenia, Ultonia, Connachia et Momonia provenciæ. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Wit, Frederik De.
    • Date: 17??
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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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    Mappa geographica regionem Mexicanam et Floridam : terrasque adjacentes, ut et Anteriores Americae insulas cursus itedem et reditus navigantium versus flumen Missisipi et alias colonias ob oculas ponens Relief shown pictorially. Appears in the author's Grosser Atlas. Augsburg, 1740? Includes notes, ill., and 4 insets. Vertically fold-lined in half. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Seutter, Matthaeus - Lotter, Tobias Conrad
    • Date: 1703
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    Americae sive qvartae orbis partis nova et exactissima descriptio
    Americae sive quartae orbis partis nova et exactissima descriptio
    Covers North and South America with the adjacent seas. Relief shown pictorially. From the Rosenwald Collection, Library of Congress, no. 1303. Originally printed on 6 sheets. Described in Quarterly Journal of the Library of Congress, v. 6, no. 3 (May 1949), p. 18-20. Includes texts in cartouche, statements of dedication, coats-of-arms, ill. of allegorical figure "Victoria", and ill. of sailing ships at sea and ...
    • Contributor: Gutiérrez, Diego - Cock, Hieronymus - Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1562
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    Nova Virginiæ tabula. Copy has date annotated on verso: 1644. Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north to the right. Includes col. ill. German text on verso. Gift; From the collection of Dr. Gerald D. Aurbach, given in his memory by his wife, Hanna, and daughters, Elissa and Pamela. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 94-27 Vault
    • Contributor: Hondius, Hendrik
    • Date: 1644
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    Dominia Anglorum in America Septentrionali. Scales vary. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Sheet title in Latin and German. Individual map titles and text in German. Maps in English and German. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 83 Differs from other copies in Québec and New England states boundaries. Includes text and glossary. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2
    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Date: 1759
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    [Celestial globe gores]. Title provided by cataloger. Likely proof sheets, as lines for the tropics and the ecliptic are missing. Earliest known celestial gores. Bound in the Schöner Sammelband. Gores trimmed and mounted on paper. LC copy annotated by Schöner. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Schöner, Johann
    • Date: 1517
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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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    Planisphaerium coeleste : secundum restitutionem Hevelianam et Hallejanam Hevelius style, Eimmart format; hemispheres, ecliptic pole to ecliptic, with non-Ptolemaic constellations. Warner p. 164 Stamped in blue ink in lower left margin: 316A. Includes 6 diagrams and 4 globes and armillary spheres. Detached from Lotter, T.C. Atlas novus. Augustae Vindelicorium, [1772]. Phillips 3513. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Lotter, Tobias Conrad
    • Date: 1772
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    Nova America descriptio Relief shown pictorially. Sheet issued as part of a set of 5 maps; one map covers entire world and 4 maps cover individual continents. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Control no.: 2001-25
    • Contributor: Visscher, Nicolaes - Jollain, Gérard
    • Date: 1657
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    America Septentrionalis a Domini d'Anville in Galliis edita nunc in Anglia. Coloniis in interiorem Virginiam deductis nec non Fluvii Ohio aucta cursu notisque geographicis et historicis illustrata. Ao. 1756. Scale ca. 1:6,300,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Ferro and London. Place names and descriptive notes in English. Boundary for East Florida reflecting agreement of 1763 is shown. Boundary of West Florida is not shown. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 68 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes German text relating to English and ...
    • Contributor: Homann Erben (Firm) - Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon D
    • Date: 1763
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    Accuratissima Brasiliæ tabula. Relief shown pictorially. Oriented with north to the right. Item 67 in LC G&M Leo Belgicus exhibit, Nov. 1993 to May 1994. Includes insets of "Baya de todos os Sanctos" and "Villa d'Olinda de Pernambuco" and ill. Text on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Contributor: Hondius, Hendrik
    • Date: 1630
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    [Globus terrarum] Relief shown pictorially. Gores for a 20 cm. globe. Title supplied by cataloger. Date from Shirley's Mapping of the world, 1993. Includes ill. LC copy: Sheet 1 annotated in pencil in upper right "W. Lowery" and in ink in upper left "27". Sheet 4 annotated in ink in upper right "114" and lower left "26". LC copy imperfect: Lacking sheet 2. Central vertical fold ...
    • Contributor: Habrecht, Isaac - Fürst, Paul
    • Date: 1612
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    Insulæ Indicæ cum terris circumvicinis.
    Insvlæ Indicæ cvm terris circvmvicinis
    Covers the East Indies including the Philippines, Malay Archipelago, and Ceylon. Relief shown pictorially. Exchange; Yale University Library; 29 Aug. 1934. In Latin. Has vertical fold line at center of sheet. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes embellished title cartouche, 4 bar scales of "Milliaria" (Germanica, Hispanica, Gallica, Italica & Anglica), and ill. of sailing ships. ...
    • Date: 1600
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    [Nova et accuratissima totius terrarum orbis tabula]. Relief shown pictorially. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes col. ill. in margins. Vault
    • Contributor: Blaeu, Joan
    • Date: 1664
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    [Globus terrarum] Relief shown pictorially. Gores for a 16.3 cm. globe. Title supplied by cataloger. Includes watermark. Includes ill. LC copy: Pencil annotations across bottom. LC copy imperfect: Central horizontal and vertical fold lines. Liquid staining on upper and lower right and left. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no.: 2004-3
    • Contributor: Blacus, G. I. - Jollain, Gérard
    • Date: 1666
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    Nova et accvrata Poli Arctici : et terrarum circum iacentium descriptio. Coloring with water colors and illumination with gold and silver ascribed to D.J. v. Santen. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 2-81 Vault
    • Contributor: Jansson, Jan - Santen, Dirck Jansz Van
    • Date: 1650
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    Typvs orbis terrarvm Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 18-85
    • Contributor: Hondius, Jodocus
    • Date: 1589
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    Regni Mexicani seu Novæ Hispaniæ, Floridæ, Novæ Angliæ, Carolinæ, Virginiæ, et Pennsylvaniæ, nec non insvlarvm archipelagi Mexicani in America septentrionali Scale ca. 1:10,000,000. Hand colored. Pictorial map. Relief shown pictorially. From Homann's Neuer Atlas ..., 1712 [i.e. 1730], no. 17. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 82 Copy one annotated in red and black ink on verso "Regnum Hispiianum. 95." The number 434 and 150 have been crossed out. Copy two annotated on verso in manuscript "14". Includes historical notes. Available also through the ...
    • Contributor: Homann, Johann Baptist - Homann Erben (Firm)
    • Date: 1759
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    Ivdaea sev Palaestina ob sacratissima Redemtoris vestigia hodie dicta Terra Sancta. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Homann, Johann Baptist
    • Date: 1748
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    Accurata delineatio celeberrimæ regionis Ludovicianæ vel Gallice Louisiane ot. Canadæ et Floridæ adpellatione in Septemtrionali America descriptæ quæ hodie nomine fluminis Mississippi vel St. Louis Scale ca. 1:12,000,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. From the author's Grosser atlas ... [1734?] Includes historical notes and inset of "Les costes de la Louisiane depuis la baye de Ascension jusques acelle de S. Joseph." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 100; 651
    • Contributor: Seutter, Matthaeus - Rogg, Gottfried - Rein, Melchior
    • Date: 1734
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    Pensylvania, Nova Jersey et Nova York cum regionibus ad Fluvium Delaware in America sitis
    Pennsylvania, Nova Jersey et Nova York cum regionibus ad fluvium Delaware in America sitis
    Relief shown pictorially. Also covers New England (distorted) and northern Chesapeake region. Title in Latin; notes in German and Latin; legend in Latin, German, and English. Unidentified meridian. Provinces indicated by col. washes; province and county boundaries emphasized by dark watercolors. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes notes in map area, ill. in title cartouche, and ...
    • Contributor: Lotter, Tobias Conrad
    • Date: 1748