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Typus orbis terrarum - Norman B. Leventhal Map Center at the BPL
Ortelius' book of maps, first published in 1570, is considered the first modern world atlas. It was the first time that a set of…

Jean Baptiste Louis Franquelin - Map of Northernmost America - 1688
Copied between 1909 and 1910 from the original 1688 ms. in the Archives du dépôt des cartes et plans de la marine. Pen-and-ink and…

Imperial Federation, Map of the World Showing the Extent of the British Empire in 1886 (levelled)
Everything about the design of this elaborately decorated world map glorifies the late-19th-century British Empire. Cartographically…

William Faden. Composite Mediterranean. 1785
(Composite of) A map of the Mediterranean Sea with the adjacent regions and seas in Europe, Asia and Africa. By William Faden, Geographer…