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[Medieval depiction of earth as wheel encircled by ocean; and surrounding text]

[Medieval depiction of earth as wheel encircled by ocean; and surround...

Illus. in: Etymologiae / Saint Isidorus, Bishop of Seville. G. Zainer, 1472. Ref. copy in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1987, p. 7.

Incipit liber tercius de vocabulo arithmetice disciplinae

Incipit liber tercius de vocabulo arithmetice disciplinae

Beginning text of the third book of Etymologiae, about arithmetic. Title page in: De vocabulo arithmetic disciplinae / Saint Isidorus, Bishop of Seville. In his Etymologiae. [Augustae Vindelicorum] : G. Zainer,... more

"Insula Canibalium" - Indians attacking fleet of Spanish ships; scene of cannibalism in left fg.

"Insula Canibalium" - Indians attacking fleet of Spanish ships; scene ...

Illus. in: Plautius, Nova Typis Transacta Navigatio, 1492. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card, with subsequent revisions. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

[Ferdinand II, King of Spain, pointing across Atlantic to where Columbus is landing with three ships amid large group of Indians]

[Ferdinand II, King of Spain, pointing across Atlantic to where Columb...

Reference copy filed in P&P Biog. File under Fernando V. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

[Mapa del Golfo y costa de la Nueva España : desde el Río de Panuco hasta el cabo de Santa Elena ...].

[Mapa del Golfo y costa de la Nueva España : desde el Río de Panuco ha...

Relief shown pictorially. Shows the coast from the vicinity of the Cape Fear River in North Carolina of the United States, location of Indian settlements, and lakes and rivers in the region to the Pánuco River ... more

[Portolan chart of the Mediterranean and Black Seas with the west coast of Spain and Portugal] /

[Portolan chart of the Mediterranean and Black Seas with the west coas...

Portolan chart with seaport names given for all coastlines. Title devised by cataloguer. Fragmentary signature on upper right portion leading into neck reads "Io Placid...". Oriented with north to the right (in... more

Philip II letter, 1578 Dec. 2.

Philip II letter, 1578 Dec. 2.

ALS, written in Madrid, to Pedro Moya de Contreras, Archbishop of Mexico. Philip II complains to the Archbishop of Mexico City about his practice of appointing monolingual priests to Indian benefices. Philip ha... more

[Philip II of Spain] / Ieronimus W. fe.

[Philip II of Spain] / Ieronimus W. fe.

Head-and-shoulders portrait facing slightly right.

[La Coruña. El Ferrol, Spain]

[La Coruña. El Ferrol, Spain]

Ink on paper. Kraus, H.P. Sir Francis Drake, 50b Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. Gift of Hans P. and Hanni Kraus.

Wie Heironymus Benzodie Schiffart in Indian so gegen Nidergang der Sonnen gelegen erstamals fürgenommen

Wie Heironymus Benzodie Schiffart in Indian so gegen Nidergang der Son...

Imaginary view of Seville's harbor, where Girolamo Benzoni set sail for the West Indies.

Disigno dell' isola de Gerbi con le seche che la difendeno dall' inondatione del mare, ...

Disigno dell' isola de Gerbi con le seche che la difendeno dall' inond...

Print shows an assault on Jerba Island (Tunisia) by the Christian Alliance armada under the command of Andrea Doria and the arrival of the Turkish fleet; the Christian fleet retreats in advance of the Turks who... more

Title page, showing hawk on arm, in Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra, El ingenioso hidalgo don Qvuixote de la Mancha..., Madrid, I. de la Cuesta, 1605

Title page, showing hawk on arm, in Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra, El i...

Illus. in: Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra, El ingenioso hidalgo don Qvuixote de la Mancha..., Madrid, I. de la Cuesta, 1605, title page. No reference copy. This record contains unverified, old data from caption c... more

Alcázar of Toledo. Ground floor plan

Alcázar of Toledo. Ground floor plan

Architectural drawing shows ground floor with rooms, courtyard, and main entrance. Title devised by Library staff. Caption on verso: "No. 3. Planta al andar del patio y puerta principal del Alcazar de Tholedo. ... more

Alcázar of Madrid. Main floor plan

Alcázar of Madrid. Main floor plan

Architectural drawing shows main floor with rooms and courtyards. Title devised by Library staff. Caption on verso: "No. 3. Planta alta del Alcazar de Madrid al andan del suelo principal; have de ver con la rel... more

Plaza Mayor, Madrid, Spain. Plan

Plaza Mayor, Madrid, Spain. Plan

Architectural drawing shows plaza. Title devised by Library staff. Caption on verso: "Planta de la Plaza maior de Madrid. Juan Thomas de Mora." Although the name on the drawings is Juan Thomas de Mora, it shoul... more

Alcázar of Madrid. Ground floor plan

Alcázar of Madrid. Ground floor plan

Architectural drawing shows ground floor with rooms, courtyards, and garden. Title devised by Library staff. Caption on verso: "No. 2. Planta baja al andar de los patios del Alcazar de Madrid; have de ver con l... more

Alcázar of Toledo. Main floor plan

Alcázar of Toledo. Main floor plan

Architectural drawing shows main floor with rooms and staircase. Title devised by Library staff. Caption on verso: "No. 4. Planta al andar del suelo principal del Alcazar de Tholedo. Juan Thomas de Mora." Altho... more

King Louis the Fourteenth of France and the Battle of Vigo Bay

King Louis the Fourteenth of France and the Battle of Vigo Bay

Print shows King Louis XIV of France holding a scroll in his right hand and a hat in his left hand. Behind him are ships in the water and a plume of fire and smoke. Above him are reproductions of a medalion and... more

Legal opinion by the Fathers Molina and Garuz, of the religious order of Nuestra Señora de la Merced and Father Pérez, General Vicar in Rome of the religious order of Nuestra Señora de la Merced, concerning dowry clause executed in the articles of marriag

Legal opinion by the Fathers Molina and Garuz, of the religious order ...

Title devised, in English, by Library staff. Jurisdiction covered: Spain. Also available on microfilm (Law Library Microfilm 84/10004). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Docume... more

Legal opinion by the Fathers of the religious order of San Francisco, concerning dowry clause executed in the articles of marriage between the Count of Aranda and his deceased wife, the Countess Luisa Manrique y Padilla. April 14, 1647

Legal opinion by the Fathers of the religious order of San Francisco, ...

Title devised, in English, by Library staff. Jurisdiction covered: Spain. Also available on microfilm (Law Library Microfilm 84/10004). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Docume... more

Legal opinion by Father Monzón of the religious order of the Santísima Trinidad, concerning dowry clause executed in the articles of marriage between the Count of Aranda and his deceased wife, the Countess Luisa Manrique y Padilla. April 10, 1647

Legal opinion by Father Monzón of the religious order of the Santísima...

Title devised, in English, by Library staff. Jurisdiction covered: Spain. Also available on microfilm (Law Library Microfilm 84/10004). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Docume... more

Two legal opinions concerning monetary claims by an unnamed beneficiary in the estate of a certain person

Two legal opinions concerning monetary claims by an unnamed beneficiar...

Title devised, in English, by Library staff. Jurisdiction covered: Spain. Also available on microfilm (Law Library Microfilm 84/10004). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Docume... more

Letter of admonition sent to the Monks and Monastery of Saint Elizabeth in the city of Barcelona on their obligation to comply with the Decree of Pope Alexander VII of March 3, 1663. The letter is dated in Rome: May 11, 1663

Letter of admonition sent to the Monks and Monastery of Saint Elizabet...

Title devised, in English, by Library staff. Jurisdiction covered: Spain. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Also available on microfilm (Law Library Microfilm 84/10004). Docume... more

Nova Hispania, Nova Galicia, Gvatimala.

Nova Hispania, Nova Galicia, Gvatimala.

Relief shown pictorially. Appears in Ogilby's America and Montanus' De nieuwe en onbekende weerld. 1671. Phillips, Maps of America, pp. 404 and 405. Ogilby, John, America, pp. 238-239. Available also through th... more

Provincia d[e] S. Diego de Mexico en la nueba España tiene 14 co[n]ventos y desde el d[e] Oaxaca que esta en 17 gra[do]s ael le sueste hasta el de Aguas Calie[n]tes que esta en 22 al norueste ay de distancia 160 leguas : por el oriente co[n]fina con el obispado de la Puebla y Oaxaca, por el poniente co[n] el Obispado de Michoacan y Guadalaxara, por norte y sur con el Arzobispado de Mexico /

Provincia d[e] S. Diego de Mexico en la nueba España tiene 14 co[n]ven...

Bird's-eye view. Relief shown pictorially. In upper border: Nova delineatio s[t]rictissimæ, S. Didaci Provinciæ in Nova Hispania. Accompanied by paper pulls of recto and verso of the cooperplate. ([2] leaves : ... more

Opinion issued by several friars of the religious order of the Carmelites, concerning the appointment of José Antonio del Espíritu Santo as General Vice-Vicar of Spain and the American Indies of the religious order of San Agustín made by the Cardinal of said relgious order of San Agustín. August 2, 1694

Opinion issued by several friars of the religious order of the Carmeli...

Title devised, in English, by Library staff. Jurisdiction covered: Spain. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Also available on microfilm (Law Library Microfilm 84/10004). Docume... more

Opinion issued by Friar Gregorio Ibañez and others of the School of San Vicente, concerning the appointment of José Antonio del Espíritu Santo as General Vice-Vicar of Spain and the American Indies of the religious order of San Agustín made by the Cardinal of said religious order of San Agustín. July 21,1694

Opinion issued by Friar Gregorio Ibañez and others of the School of Sa...

Title devised, in English, by Library staff. Jurisdiction covered: Spain. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Also available on microfilm (Law Library Microfilm 84/10004). Docume... more

Opinion issued by the religious Monastery of San Ildefonso, concerning the appointment of José Antonio del Espíritu Santo as General Vice-Vicar of Spain and the American Indies of the relgious order of San Agustín made by the Cardinal of said religious order of San Agustín. July 20, 1694

Opinion issued by the religious Monastery of San Ildefonso, concerning...

Title devised, in English, by Library staff. Jurisdiction covered: Spain. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Also available on microfilm (Law Library Microfilm 84/10004). Docume... more

Plano de la Granada.

Plano de la Granada.

Shows coast in the region of Saint George's. Watermark: IV. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 433 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Maggs nu... more

[Portraits of Don Quixote de la Mancha and other main characters from the story] / M. Vander Gucht sculp.

[Portraits of Don Quixote de la Mancha and other main characters from ...

Reference copy in LOT 4442. Illus. in: The history of the most ingenious knight Don Quixote de la Mancha / London : R. Chiswell, 1700, frontispiece.

Plano de la Granada.

Plano de la Granada.

Shows coast in the region of Saint George's. Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the left. Watermark: J. Honig &. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 434 ... more

Plano de la Punta Galeota que es la mas oriental meridional de la Ysla de Trinidad de Barlobento y ensenada de Guayaguayares qe. se forma entre ella y la de Gran Calle, situada dha. punta en la latd. N. de 10⁰9ʹ13 y longitud de 33ʹ44ʺ a oriente de Puerto España.

Plano de la Punta Galeota que es la mas oriental meridional de la Ysla...

Shows Guayaguayare Bay between Gran Cayo Point and Galeota Point. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Port of Spain. Watermark: J. Whatman. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, ... more

Manifiesto de la canal que media entre la Ysla Sisarga y la costa, su dimensión, sonda y bajos /

Manifiesto de la canal que media entre la Ysla Sisarga y la costa, su ...

Depths shown by soundings. Pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolors. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 785 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes notes a... more

La Granada ; Fuerte de San Pedro y su rada en la Ysla de Martinica.

La Granada ; Fuerte de San Pedro y su rada en la Ysla de Martinica.

Shows southwestern portion of Grenada and the region of Saint-Pierre in Martinique, including the fort. Watermark: Unidentifiable. Pen-and-ink. Mounted on cloth backing LC Luso-Hispanic World, 430 Available als... more

Eigentliche Vorstellung und Beschreibung der durch die Engel. u. Holländische Flott bey Vigos in Gallicien eroberten Spanischen Gallionen und Frantzösischene Kriegs Schiffe, geschehen den 23. Oct. A. 1702

Eigentliche Vorstellung und Beschreibung der durch die Engel. u. Hollä...

Engraving shows large sailing ships heading into a bay. Explosions are depicted in some ships. On the ground are soldiers in formation, some men are in open boats or walking from the boats on a plank onto land.... more

Eigendtliche und warhaffte Vorstellung der Grossen See-Victori welche die Engell- und Holländische Flotte wider Franckreich erhalten

Eigendtliche und warhaffte Vorstellung der Grossen See-Victori welche ...

Engraving shows many ships in battle on choppy seas with smoke and flames coming from many damaged ships. Many sailors in open boats. In the distance, the city of Mallaga. Inset picture of the fortress at Gibra... more

[Philip V, King of Spain, 1683-1746, his royal fleet landing at Naples, 170-]

[Philip V, King of Spain, 1683-1746, his royal fleet landing at Naples...

Illus. in: Ubilla y Medina, Antonio. Svccession de el rey D. Phelipe v nuestro Señor en la corona de España ...(Madrid, 1704). Reference copy may be in LOT 4966. This record contains unverified, old data from c... more

Eigentliche Vorstellung der herrlichen Seeschlacht und grossen Victorie so am 24sten Augusti dieses 1704ten Jahres auff der Höhe vor Mallaga, von der Combinirten English-Holländischen Flotte gegen die Französische durch des gerechten Gottes Seegen und Beystand ist erfochten u. erhalten worden

Eigentliche Vorstellung der herrlichen Seeschlacht und grossen Victori...

Engraving shows many ships in battle on choppy seas with smoke and flames coming from many damaged ships. Many sailors in open boats. In the distance, the city of Mallaga. Above the battle is an angel holding t... more

De koninglycke stad Madrid

De koninglycke stad Madrid

Print shows birdseye view of a battlefield with the city of Madrid in the background. Included are cavalry troops, soldiers marching in formation. Madrid was taken by English, Dutch and Portuguese forces on Jun... more

A map of the West-Indies or the islands of America in the North Sea; with ye adjacent countries; explaning [sic] what belongs to Spain, England, France, Holland &c. also ye trade winds, and ye several tracts made by ye galeons and flota from place to place. According to ye newest and most exact observations,

A map of the West-Indies or the islands of America in the North Sea; w...

Scale ca. 1:4,300,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "Sold by H. Moll and by I. King at ye Globe in ye Poultrey near Stocks Market." "To Wil. Paterson esq; this map of the West-Indies &c. is most humb... more

Louis Quinze--Roy de France et de Navarre

Louis Quinze--Roy de France et de Navarre

After a painting by Gobert. Gardiner Greene Hubbard Collection. LeBlanc, no. 362.

A map of the West-Indies or the islands of America in the North Sea; with ye adjacent countries; explaning [sic] what belongs to Spain, England, France, Holland, &c. also ye trade winds, and ye several tracts made by ye galeons and flota from place to place.

A map of the West-Indies or the islands of America in the North Sea; w...

Scale ca. 1:5,500,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. "Printed for Tho: Bowles in St. Pauls Church Yard and Iohn Bowles at the Black Horse in Cornhill." "To Wil. Paterson, Esq; this map of the West Ind... more

A map of the British Empire in America with the French and Spanish settlements adjacent thereto

A map of the British Empire in America with the French and Spanish set...

Relief shown pictorially. Gift; Mrs. Jefferson Patterson; December 1980. Phillips. Maps of America, p. 569 Index map to Popple's larger, 20 sheet map of the same name. Includes 4 inset views, 18 inset maps, ill... more

Plano del Puerto de Camariñas situado en la costa de Galicia en la latitd. de 43 gros. 36 ms. norte y en la longd. de 8 gs. 46 ms. segun el meridiano de Tenerife.

Plano del Puerto de Camariñas situado en la costa de Galicia en la lat...

Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Watermark: Powder horn on leather strap. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 793 Available also t... more

A new and accurate map of North America : wherein the errors of all proceeding British, French and Dutch maps, respecting the rights of Great Britain, France & Spain & the limits of each of his majesty's provinces, are corrected, /

A new and accurate map of North America : wherein the errors of all pr...

Relief shown by shading. "All the coloured part of this map ... delineates the rights and possessions of Great Britain ... " Mounted on cloth with transparent cloth overlay, losses along outer right margin. Inc... more

Descripción o carta de golfo que contiene la costa de España, Verueria y Guinea hasta las yslas de Barlovto. con sus derrotas de y da y Buelta adistintos parages /

Descripción o carta de golfo que contiene la costa de España, Verueria...

Also shows routes of expeditions. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Watermark: PVL [Pieter van Ley] in 1 character. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 13 Available also throug... more

[Palacio real de Madrid. Plan]

[Palacio real de Madrid. Plan]

Title devised by Library staff. Date from inscription on verso. Kenneth H. Walker Collection. Item conserved and/or rehoused. See Supplementary Material for prior mats and mounts. Gift; Nancy Glanville; 1999; (... more

Zarzuela Palace. Floor plans and landscape plan Baltharan Ricaud

Zarzuela Palace. Floor plans and landscape plan Baltharan Ricaud

Architectural drawing shows three floors of palace and terraced garden. Title devised by Library staff. Zarzuela Palace was built by Jose Gómez de Mora. Notation on recto: "R. Palacio dela Zaxruela y Dicienbre ... more

Pansacola o Santta María de Galbe, puerto y presidio del Ry. de España situado en la costa del nortte del Seno Mexicano, los 30 grados 25 mins. de lattd. nortte y los 286 grados y 37 ms. de longd. desde Tenerife 265 leguas inglesas o 227 españolas al nordestte 1/4 al nortte de la Veracruz i 185 leguas inglesas o 162 españolas al nordeste 1/4 al nortte de la Havana.

Pansacola o Santta María de Galbe, puerto y presidio del Ry. de España...

Scale ca. 1:165,000. Watermarks: I. Honig; and, fleur-de-lis. Mounted on cloth backing. Manuscript, black and brown inks. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Soundings shown in fathoms. Includes descriptive text. Printed... more

The island of Hispaniola called by the French St. Domingo. Subject to France & Spain.

The island of Hispaniola called by the French St. Domingo. Subject to ...

Scale ca. 1:1,750,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Appears in the author's Description of the Spanish West Indies. 1762. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1853 Available also through the Library ... more

Kaart van de onderdoningschappen van Mexico en Nieuw Granada in de Spaansche West-Indien.

Kaart van de onderdoningschappen van Mexico en Nieuw Granada in de Spa...

Scale ca. 1:1,650,000. Hand colored. Relief shown pictorially. Shows southern United States, Mexico, Central America, northern South America, and West Indies. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 1695 Available... more

Wide o'er the ocean while Britannia reigns / Bonnor, del. et sculp.

Wide o'er the ocean while Britannia reigns / Bonnor, del. et sculp.

Print shows a Roman soldier guiding Britannia, with key in hand, to a temple, the crests of France and Spain lie on the ground before her, and at her side a cherub carries her shield and lance. Title from item.... more

The kingdoms of Spain and Portugal, divided into their great provinces

The kingdoms of Spain and Portugal, divided into their great provinces

Relief shown pictorially. "Published as the Act directs 2d March 1772." Map mounted on wood and dissected. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault Shelf

By the packet just arrived here and Captain Spain at Philadelphia from England, we have the following interesting advices ... Printed by J. Holt [1775].

By the packet just arrived here and Captain Spain at Philadelphia from...

E 211.B993.; Rbd 6ja48 1. unb.; On verso: A.M. 22 Ja '48; E211.B993 Rare Bk. Coll.; 0468G2 10N 47. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full tex... more

The blessed effects of venality

The blessed effects of venality

Print shows a man, possibly George III, chopping a leg "Commons" of a three-legged stool, "Lords" and "Privy Council" being the other two legs, which may represent the Parliament and its openness to corruption,... more

Descipción [sic] de la costa occidental del seno mexicano comprehendida desde la pta. de Antn. Lizo. hasta la pta. del N. del Ro. de Tampico, con todas las sondas qe. se han echo y reconocido de orden del Exmo. Sor. Virrey de Nueba España, Dn. Anto. Ulloa, Gefe de Esquada. /

Descipción [sic] de la costa occidental del seno mexicano comprehendid...

Shows the coast of most of Veracruz State. Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Cádiz. Watermarks: IV, J. Kool, and Strasburg fleur-de-lis. Pen-and-ink and red ink. Sheet consists of 4 pieces pasted toget... more

Plano del puerto y ciudad de Vera Cruz en la costa occidental del Reyno de Nueva España, situada en la lattd. N. de 19⁰13ʹ y en 278⁰40ʹ de longd. del mro. de Tenerife /

Plano del puerto y ciudad de Vera Cruz en la costa occidental del Reyn...

Depths shown by soundings. Prime meridian: Tenerife. Watermarks: J. Honig & Zoonen; and, beehive. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 601 Available also through the Lib... more

The defeat of the Spanish fleet under Don Juan de Langara, by Sir George Brydges Rodney, Decr. 16th 1779, off Cape St. Vincent - most humbly inscribed to Prince William Henry

The defeat of the Spanish fleet under Don Juan de Langara, by Sir Geor...

Print shows a naval battle between the British fleet, under the command of Sir George Brydges Rodney, and a much smaller Spanish fleet, under the command of Don Juan de Langara, off Cape Saint Vincent, Portugal... more

The state cooks making peace-porridge

The state cooks making peace-porridge

Print shows several British ministers, Keppel, Fox, Richmond, Conway, and others, preparing a porridge of peace to offer Holland, France, and Spain, and separately to a Native wearing a feathered headdress and ... more

The British lion engaging four powers

The British lion engaging four powers

Print shows a lion confronting a spaniel, representing Spain, a fighting cock, representing France, a rattlesnake, representing America, and a pug dog, representing Holland. Title from item. Catalogue of prints... more

Siege du Fort S. Philippe / dessiné par le Paon peintre de S.A.S. Mgr. le Prince de Conde ; gravé par Godefroy de l'Académie Impèriale et Royale de Vienne &c.

Siege du Fort S. Philippe / dessiné par le Paon peintre de S.A.S. Mgr....

Print shows the bombardment of the fort St. Philip's Castle on the island of Minorca during the siege of the fort by French and Spanish forces; Lt. General Duc de Crillon, on horseback, watches from near an art... more

Siege du Fort S. Philippe dessiné par le Paon peintre de S.A.S. Mgr. le Prince de Conde ; gravé par Godefroy de l'Academie Imperiale et Royale de Vienne &c

Siege du Fort S. Philippe dessiné par le Paon peintre de S.A.S. Mgr. l...

Print shows the bombardment of the fort St. Philip's Castle on the island of Minorca during the siege of the fort by French and Spanish forces; Lt. General Duc de Crillon, on horseback, watches from near an art... more

Plano de la Ría de San Yusti situado por obsevación [sic] la punta del N. del Castrón en la latitud N. de 43⁰18ʹ48ʺ /

Plano de la Ría de San Yusti situado por obsevación [sic] la punta del...

Also shows Ensenada de Mendía. Depths shown by soundings. Pen-and-ink and watercolors. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 791 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster i... more

United States Congress, July 20, 1785, Resolution for John Jay to Sign Commerce Treaty with Spain; "Encargada de Negocios"

United States Congress, July 20, 1785, Resolution for John Jay to Sign...

Resolution for John Jay to Sign Commerce Treaty with Spain; "Encargada de Negocios"

Mr. Fitzherbert the British minister plenipotentiary, with Gravier de Vergennes, and le Compte d'Aranda ministers plenipotentiary of the courts of France & Spain, signing the preliminary articles of peace at Versailles (on Jany. the 20th 1783) previous to their final ratification / Metz delin. ; Cook sculp.

Mr. Fitzherbert the British minister plenipotentiary, with Gravier de ...

Title from item. Engraved for Raymond's history of England. Illus. in: A new, universal and impartial history of England ... to the spring of the year 1784 ... / by George Frederick Raymond, Esq.... London : Pr... more

Plano de la ensenada de Lastres situado por observación el cavo del mismo nombre en la latitud N. de 43⁰28ʹ20ʺ /

Plano de la ensenada de Lastres situado por observación el cavo del mi...

Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the left. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 794 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ... more

U.S. Reports: Purveyance, et al. v. Angus, 1 U.S. (1 Dall.) 180 (1786)

U.S. Reports: Purveyance, et al. v. Angus, 1 U.S. (1 Dall.) 180 (1786)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 1; Dallas Volume 1; September Term, 1786; Purveyance et al. versus Angus

[Scenes relating to the life of Charles IV, King of Spain]

[Scenes relating to the life of Charles IV, King of Spain]

Print shows forty-eight numbered scenes relating to the life of Charles IV, King of Spain. In image number forty-one, a man in a balloon is waving a flag to commemorate the accession of Charles IV as King of Sp... more

Plano que manifiesta el paso entre las Yslas de Cezarga y la costa de Sn. Adrian con el puerto de Malpica, situada por observación la Punta de Pesqueira en lo mas N. y O. de la ysla no. 31 en la latitud N. de 43⁰23ʹ3ʺ, lebantado en agosto de 1789 por D. Miguel de la Puente /

Plano que manifiesta el paso entre las Yslas de Cezarga y la costa de ...

Depths shown by soundings. Oriented with north to the left. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Mounted on cloth backing. LC Luso-Hispanic World, 795 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ... more

Lodewyk XVI. Koning van Frankryk en Navarre / L.A. Claessens, sculp. ; J. Boze, pinx.

Lodewyk XVI. Koning van Frankryk en Navarre / L.A. Claessens, sculp. ;...

Head-and-shoulders portrait, in oval, facing left.

Thomas Jefferson to George Washington, June 1790, United States Conduct in War between Spain and Great Britain

Thomas Jefferson to George Washington, June 1790, United States Conduc...

United States Conduct in War between Spain and Great Britain

U.S. Reports: Marshall v. Montgomery, et al., 2 U.S. (2 Dall.) 170 (1792)

U.S. Reports: Marshall v. Montgomery, et al., 2 U.S. (2 Dall.) 170 (17...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 2; Dallas Volume 2; April Term, 1792; Marshall versus Montgomery, et al.

Vista del globo areostatico que se hechò la tarde 12 de agosto. de 1792, en el jardin del buen Retiro el qual por la elevacion que tomo se perdio de vista y cayò en Daganzoas leguas de Madrid

Vista del globo areostatico que se hechò la tarde 12 de agosto. de 179...

Print shows Vincenzo Lunardi riding in the gondola of a balloon ascending from Buon Retiro gardens, Madrid, August 12, 1792; the first balloon ascension in Spain. (Source: A.G. Renstrom, LC staff, 1981-82.) Tit... more

, February 13, 1793, U.S. Trade with Spain
Vista del globo aereostatico que se hechò ante sus magesta des y su real familia en el qual fue Dn. Vicente Lunardi el dia 8 de enero de 1793 ...

Vista del globo aereostatico que se hechò ante sus magesta des y su re...

Print shows Vincenzo Lunardi ascending from the Royal Palace, Madrid, January 8, 1793 with royal coat-of-arms hanging from the gondola; Lunardi's second balloon ascension in Spain. (Source: A.G. Renstrom, LC st... more

Vista del globo areostatico qe. se hecho ante Ss. Ms. y su Rl. familia el dia 8 de enero de 1793 en el qual fue Dn. Vicente Lunardi y cayó â las 2 de la tarde ...

Vista del globo areostatico qe. se hecho ante Ss. Ms. y su Rl. familia...

Print shows Vincente Lunardi ascending from the Royal Palace, Madrid, January 8, 1793 with royal coat-of-arms hanging from the gondola; Lunardi's second balloon ascension in Spain. (Source: A.G. Renstrom, LC st... more

Esto si que es leer

Esto si que es leer

Old blind man getting haircut, while another servant removes his shoe. Illus. in: Los caprichos, 1799, pl. 29.

The Skeleton of a large species of quadruped hitherto unknown lately discovered one hundred feet under ground near the River La Plata / drawn up by G. Cuvier.

The Skeleton of a large species of quadruped hitherto unknown lately d...

Skeleton found in Paraguay, and deposited in Madrid.

Plan of the French invasion of England and Ireland, &c. Extract of a letter, dated London, April 16, 1798. [Followed by] Plan of invasion, by the powers of France, Spain and Holland against England & Ireland. Philadelphia: Printed by James Carey

Plan of the French invasion of England and Ireland, &c. Extract of a l...

Map of British Isles, France and Spain on the upper part of page.; Cf Evans 33753. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printe... more

U.S. Reports: Thurston v. Koch, 4 U.S. (4 Dall.) 348 (1800)

U.S. Reports: Thurston v. Koch, 4 U.S. (4 Dall.) 348 (1800)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 4; Dallas Volume 4; October Term, 1800; Thurston versus Koch

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