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[World map by Ptolemy]

[World map by Ptolemy]

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Claudii Ptholemei Alexandrini philosophi Cosmographia. Rome : Arnoldus Buckinck, 10 Oct. (VI Idus Octobris) 1478. Published in: The tradition of technology : Landmarks... More

A discourse concerning a new world & another planet, in 2 bookes

A discourse concerning a new world & another planet, in 2 bookes

Title page with astrological chart and full-length portraits of Copernicus, Galileo, and Kepler. 1640. Engraving by W. Marshall. Illus. in: A Discourse concerning a new world & another plane, 1640. No ref. copy... More

The figure of the World.

The figure of the World.

In upper right corner: p. 2. includes text and 4 diagrams. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy has red-bordered label affixed to verso, with 516/1 written in ink. ... More

[Title page of a scriptural geology, The annals of the world, with border vignettes of Biblical kings Solomon and Nebuchadnezzar, temples before and after destruction, Cyrus, Vespasian, Adam and Eve, and the last supper] / R. Gaywood, fecit ; F. Barlowe, inv.

[Title page of a scriptural geology, The annals of the world, with bor...

Title page in: The annals of the world / James Ussher. London : Printed by E. Tyler for J. Crook and G. Bedell, 1658. Published in: The tradition of science / Leonard C. Bruno. Washington, D.C. : Library of Con... More

Wonders of the invisible world: being an account of the trials of several witches, lately executed in New England...by Cotton Mather

Wonders of the invisible world: being an account of the trials of seve...

Title page; no illus. No ref. copy. Illus. in: Wonders of the invisible world: being an account of the trials of several witches, lately executed in New England...by Cotton Mather. This record contains unverifi... More

A new and correct map of the world : laid down according to the newest observations & discoveries in several different projections including the trade winds, monsoons, variation of the compass, and illustrated with a coelestial planisphere, the various systems of Ptolomy, Copernicus, and Tycho Brahe together with ye apearances of the planets &c. /

A new and correct map of the world : laid down according to the newest...

Relief shown pictorially. Insets: The northern hemisphere upon the plane of the Equinoctial -- The northern coelestial hemisphere -- A projection of ye world upon equidistant meridians and parallels -- The nort... More

A map of the world with ships DUKE & DUTCHESS' tract round it from 1708 to 1711, by Herman Moll, geographer

A map of the world with ships DUKE & DUTCHESS' tract round it from 170...

Engraving by Eman Bowen. Illus. in: Woodes Rogers, A Cruising Voyage Round the World, 1726, opp. title page. Reference copy may be in LOT 4701. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Capti... More

The life of faith: exemplified and recommended in a letter found in the study of the Rev. Mr. Joseph Belcher, late of Dedham, in New-England, since his decease. An answer to his question. How to live in this world so as to live in Heaven? to whi

The life of faith: exemplified and recommended in a letter found in th...

Differs from the copy in Evans and Ford.; Not in Evans.; Not in Ford.; Imprint 2.; Verse. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML.... More

An accurate map of His Majesty's Province of New-Hampshire in New England, taken from actual surveys of all the inhabited part, and from the best information of what is uninhabited, together with the adjacent countries, which exhibits the theatre of this war in that part of the world,

An accurate map of His Majesty's Province of New-Hampshire in New Engl...

Scale ca. 1:633,600. Hand colored. Prime meridian: London. Relief shown pictorially. Shows area from Hudson River-Lake Champlain to Penobscot Bay. Appears in Thomas Jefferys' A general topography of North Ameri... More

[Collection of nine images including astronomical instruments, celestial charts, and a world map].

[Collection of nine images including astronomical instruments, celesti...

Title devised by cataloger. English, French and Latin. James Ferguson article from Gent. Mag. March 1769. Nine printed images and two panels of printed text mounted on paper within hand drawn frames colored yel... More

Colony of Massachusetts-Bay, 1776. We the subscribers, do each of us severally for ourselves, profess, testify and declare before God and the World, that we verily believe that the War, Resistance and Opposition in which the United American Colo

Colony of Massachusetts-Bay, 1776. We the subscribers, do each of us s...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 347, Folder 12.

A speedy & effectual preparation for the next world / Mathina [or Mattina] ; Darly, sc., British Cartoon Print

A speedy & effectual preparation for the next world / Mathina [or Matt...

"A lady sits, in profile to the right, at a dressing-table; she is dipping a brush into a pot marked Rouge, other toilet implements and a looking-glass are on the table..." (Source: George) This record contains... More

Bowles's new and accurate map of the world, or Terrestrial globe : laid down from the best observations and newest discoveries particularly those lately made in the south seas by Anson, Byron, Wallis, Bouganville, Cook, and other celebrated circumnavigators, illustrated with a variety of useful projections and representations of the heavenly bodies the most approved astronomical and geographical definitions tables, and problems with an easy and familiar explanation of the most curious and interesting phoenomena in the universal system.

Bowles's new and accurate map of the world, or Terrestrial globe : lai...

Shows various expedition routes. Relief shown pictorially. Includes text and col. ill. Ancillary maps: Solar system -- Northern hemisphere -- Southern hemisphere -- Astronomical latitude and longitude analemma ... More

An accurate map of the State and Province of New-Hampshire in New England, taken from actual surveys of all the inhabited part, and from the best information of what is uninhabited, together with the adjacent countries, which exhibits the theatre of this war in that part of the world,

An accurate map of the State and Province of New-Hampshire in New Engl...

Scale ca. 1:633,600. Hand colored. Prime meridian: London. Relief shown pictorially. Shows area from the Hudson River-Lake Champlain to Penobscot Bay. Includes inscription to "John Hancock, Esqr. Gov.," text, a... More

A new map of the world : with all the new discoveries by Capt. Cook and other navigators : ornamented with the Solar System, the eclipses of the sun, moon & planets &c. /

A new map of the world : with all the new discoveries by Capt. Cook an...

Relief shown pictorially. Also shows lines of magnetic variation and marine wind-direction arrows. "Published as the Act directs, Aug't 1st 1799, by I. Evans, No. 41 Long Lane, West Smithfield." Originally prin... More

Bowle's universal display of the naval flags of all nations in the world

Bowle's universal display of the naval flags of all nations in the wor...

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Bowles.

Columbus propounding his theory of a New World

Columbus propounding his theory of a New World

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Ritchie, A.H.

Horticultural hall, World's Columbian Exposition

Horticultural hall, World's Columbian Exposition

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Winters Art Litho. Co.

To be performed at the Brattle Street Church on Wednesday, February 19, 1800 Ode I. From Vernon's Mount behold the Hero rise! ... Ode II. That matchless form which aw'd the world ... [Boston] From the Chronicle-Press by R. Rhoades. [1800].

To be performed at the Brattle Street Church on Wednesday, February 19...

Positive Photostat.; Verse.; Washington, George.; Odes on his deatg.; Not in Ford. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printe... More

A new and elegant imperial sheet atlas, comprehending general and particular maps of every part of the world : principally compiled from the great French atlas, and others of the most distinguished geographers in Europe, forming the completest collection of single sheet maps hitherto published and rendered particularly convenient by opening without folds.

A new and elegant imperial sheet atlas, comprehending general and part...

Relief shown pictorially and by shading. Map title within ornamental border. Atlas consists of folded maps pasted onto endpapers along spine. Copy annotated in pencil on contents p. Copy imperfect: Torn edges a... More

Map of the world with the most recent discoveries.

Map of the world with the most recent discoveries.

Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault Acquisitions control no. 99-42

To the Senators and Representatives of the United States of America. Legislators! It is much easier to prevent an injury than to correct it! The eyes of the world are upon you. Every word that escapes you has in it the seeds of life or death ...

To the Senators and Representatives of the United States of America. L...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 4 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 191, Folder 2. Copy scanned: 1

The Logierian system, or unveiling the new light to ye musical world!! With the discovery of a general thoro' base [altered to bass]discord in the old school / Desigd by P H-- ; G. Cruikshank, fect.

The Logierian system, or unveiling the new light to ye musical world!!...

"Logier, with two supporters, stands on a platform, drawing aside a curtain from irradiated woman's head, with classical features and a laurel wreath..." (Source: George)

The world, on a globular projection, exhibiting the geographical researches of modern travellers & navigators /

The world, on a globular projection, exhibiting the geographical resea...

Relief shown pictorially. Purchase; FY '13 Philip Lee Phillips Society purchase; March 2013. Includes statistics and illustrations of the world's highest mountains and longest rivers by continents. Available al... More

Map of South America According to the Latest and Best Authorities.

Map of South America According to the Latest and Best Authorities.

Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Compendious chart exhibiting, at one view, the names of about thirteen hundred of the principal ports and places in the world, with their bearings per compass, and their distances expressed in geographical miles, from the city of Washington /

Compendious chart exhibiting, at one view, the names of about thirteen...

Includes text, compass rose, and ill. of Capitol. LC copy halved and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 149 Vault DCP

Compendious chart exhibiting, at one view, the names of about thirteen hundred of the principal ports and places in the world, with their bearings per compass, and their distances expressed in geographical miles, from the city of Washington /

Compendious chart exhibiting, at one view, the names of about thirteen...

"Entered according to Act of Congress the 3rd day of April 1827, by P. Hawkes of the State of Pennsylvania." Includes text, compass rose, and ill. of Capitol. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ... More

To the free voters of the State of Maryland. The present crisis of affairs as respects not only the United States, but the relative position of every potentate of Europe, calls loudly upon the inhabitants of the only Republic in the world to att

To the free voters of the State of Maryland. The present crisis of aff...

Campaign.; Imprint 2. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 29, Folder 35.

To the public. I publish General Duff Green to the world, as a scoundrel and a coward. Jas. Watson Webb, of New York. Washington, February 6, 1832.

To the public. I publish General Duff Green to the world, as a scoundr...

Green, Duff. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 194, Folder 17.

The steam ship President, Lieut. Roberts R.N. commander: the largest in the world

The steam ship President, Lieut. Roberts R.N. commander: the largest i...

Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 6196

Walking dresses for January 1843 Engraved for the Lady's World.

Walking dresses for January 1843 Engraved for the Lady's World.

Print from Lady's World magazine shows two women dressed in clothing for the outdoors. Title from item. In album: [Album of ephemera and Civil War era photographs; photos and album compiled by Larkin Goldsmith ... More

Hydrarchos!! greatest wonder of the world. or great sea serpent ... Now exhibiting for two weeks, at the Apollo saloon, 410 Broadway ... New York. Benjamin Owen, Book and Job Printer, 29 Ann-Street, Centre Building, September 19, 1845.

Hydrarchos!! greatest wonder of the world. or great sea serpent ... No...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 119, Folder 31.

Immense literary, scientific and religious attraction, at the moral centre of the intellectual world, 146 Nassau Street, New York. [1848].

Immense literary, scientific and religious attraction, at the moral ce...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 120, Folder 15.

Chart. Historic map, Library of Congress

Chart. Historic map, Library of Congress

"...to accompany Report no. 596, made by T. Butler King,..." Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

A new universal atlas, comprising separate maps of all the principal empires, kingdoms & states throughout the world, and forming a distinct atlas of the United States /

A new universal atlas, comprising separate maps of all the principal e...

Relief shown by hachures. Engraved title page. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy quarter bound in brown leather over brown cloth. Acquisitions control no. 2003-14

The Vanity of the world, a poem. [n. d.].

The Vanity of the world, a poem. [n. d.].

Positive Photostat.; Verse. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 82, Folder 28.

Trade unions foster education and uproot ignorance. Shorten hours and lengthen life. Raise wages and lower usury .... Make the world better. All wage-workers should be union men. Their progress is limited only by them to hold aloof ... Organizin

Trade unions foster education and uproot ignorance. Shorten hours and ...

On verso: [Stamp] P. Amer. Fed. Of Labor. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 209, Folder 7.

Fifty dollars will be given for any information as to the scoundrel who published to the world a notice, purporting to have been written by the managers of the Washington circus, in which I was made the subject of ridicule and circulated by some

Fifty dollars will be given for any information as to the scoundrel wh...

On verso: 47. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 209, Folder 27.

Equarian condition powders - the most extraordinary medicine in the world for horses

Equarian condition powders - the most extraordinary medicine in the wo...

LOT subdivision subject: Cows/Horses. Title and other information transcribed from item. Copyright by W.H. Wyatt. No caption card available.

Odd-fellows' hall! Seventh street. The low comedian and dancer. Com. Foote. and his sister Miss Eliza Nestell the two smallest human beings in the world will appear at the above hall in a choice selections of unique & chaste performances ... Was

Odd-fellows' hall! Seventh street. The low comedian and dancer. Com. F...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 5 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 210, Folder 35. Copy scanned: 2

British Empire throughout the world exhibited in one view.

British Empire throughout the world exhibited in one view.

Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

[Maps of the world] / J.L. v. Bachr' sculpt.

[Maps of the world] / J.L. v. Bachr' sculpt.

Includes maps according to Herodotus, Strabo, Ptolemy, "the Ancients," and wind charts of Aristotle and Vitruvius. Illus. in: Iconographic encyclopaedia of science, literature, and art / Johann G. Heck. New Yor... More

Colton's illustrated & embellished steel plate map of the world on Mercator's projection : compiled from the latest & most authentic sources exhibiting the recent Arctic and Antarctic discoveries & explorations /

Colton's illustrated & embellished steel plate map of the world on Mer...

Relief shown by hachures. Includes illustrations of cities and people along filigreed border. Inset: view of Antarctic Continent as seen by the U.S. Ship Peacock, January 19th, 1840. 4 x 29 cm. List of distance... More

Affectionately dedicated to father J.B. Byrne. There is no profession in the world more honorable than that of a good priest ... St. Matthew's, August 23, 1857. [Washington, D. C. 1857].

Affectionately dedicated to father J.B. Byrne. There is no profession ...

Byrne, J. B. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 203, Folder 4.

Prague. Old synagogue--oldest in the world

Prague. Old synagogue--oldest in the world

In album: Prague, Innsbruck, Munich, Nuremberg, Dresden, Berlin, Hombourg, Edinburgh, opposite p. 151. No. 295.

Mrs. S.A. Allen's world's hair dressing or zylobalsamum

Mrs. S.A. Allen's world's hair dressing or zylobalsamum

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Sarony, Major & Knapp.

Strangers visiting New York, should not fail to see the greatest wonder of the world! King Solomon's temple, at Temple Hall ... A model of Solomon's temple ... New York, Wynkoop, Hallenbeck & Thomas, Steam Job printers, 113 Fulton St. [1860].

Strangers visiting New York, should not fail to see the greatest wonde...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 123, Folder 11.

[Civil War envelope showing soldier holding 51st Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment flag with message "The star-flowering banner must never be furled, for its blossoms of light are the hope of the world"]

[Civil War envelope showing soldier holding 51st Pennsylvania Infantry...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mrs. Danl. A. Wheeler, Perkinsville, Windsor County, Vermont; bears 3 cent stamp. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:127). pp/liljmem

The world out-done !!! Davis' inflammatory extirpator. A remedy for the million ... N. U. Lyon, 14 Bank street, Fall River, Mass. [1861].

The world out-done !!! Davis' inflammatory extirpator. A remedy for th...

Patent medicine. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 68, Folder 21c.

The first ecumenical council of Nice; a world's Christian convention. A. D., 325 By Dean Dudley 8 vo. Price $1.00 A liberal discount made to the trade. Published by T. O. H. O. Burnham, 143 Washington Street, Boston. Opinions of the Press

The first ecumenical council of Nice; a world's Christian convention. ...

Prospectus.; Handwritten on verso: 1861. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 68, Folder 23.

The war in Georgia -- Reconnoissance of a detachment of national troops and sailors from the gunboat Western World, beyond Fort Jackson, Savannah River -- Expedition fired on by the Rebels / from a sketch by our special artist.  The war in Virginia ; The U.S. steamer Wyandank, dismounting and removing guns from the Rebel batteries at Cockpit Point, on the Potomac River, March 11 / from a sketch by Mr. V.O. Traynor, quartermaster of the Wyandank.

The war in Georgia -- Reconnoissance of a detachment of national troop...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 13, no. 336 (1862 April 19), p. 376.

The Best article in the world, Laird's bloom of youth, or liquid pearl for preserving & beautifying the complexion & skin

The Best article in the world, Laird's bloom of youth, or liquid pearl...

Advertisement showing woman with container of liquid pearl skin conditioner. Copyright by Jas. Laird.

To the Honorable Sir: The conviction is forced upon every observer that the people of the United States, who now pay for local, state and national governments nearly twice as much per capita as any other people in the world, are becoming earnest

To the Honorable Sir: The conviction is forced upon every observer tha...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 205, Folder 21.

World's Peace Jubilee, 1872 -- Boston Coliseum

World's Peace Jubilee, 1872 -- Boston Coliseum

Stereograph shows an interior view of the Boston Coliseum decorated for the 182 World's Peace Jubilee. Title from item. Entered according to act of Congress, A.D. 1872, by Chas. Pollock, in the Office of Librar... More

"A sudden rise in the world"

"A sudden rise in the world"

A farmer, tilling a field, finds himself being lifted upward as his horsedrawn plow hits a tree stump.

From the old to the new world - German emigrants for New York embarking on a Hamburg steamer

From the old to the new world - German emigrants for New York embarkin...

Print shows German immigrants boarding a ship for America in the late 19th century. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1874 Nov. 7, pp. 916-917.

The redeemer of the world

The redeemer of the world

E2749 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Lloyd (H.H.) & Co.

Good news to the world!

Good news to the world!

From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1870-1885 (Microfilm M 3500) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (additional physical form)

Knights of Pythias, to all whom it may concern. Know ye that the Supreme Lodge of the World hereby issues this memorial chart ... / J. Queen del. ; lith. by T. Hunter, Phila.

Knights of Pythias, to all whom it may concern. Know ye that the Supre...

Print shows a design for a large certificate with illustrations depicting knights practicing in a large hall, participating in a ceremony, releasing a person from bondage. Captioned: Friendship, Charity, Benevo... More

"1775 - another 'shot heard round the world' - 1875"

"1775 - another 'shot heard round the world' - 1875"

Cartoon shows Uncle Sam firing 1875 cannon labelled "we still live" at Europe. Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, 1875 May 8, p. 388. Ref. copy may be in LOT 4405. This record contains unverified, old data from captio... More

Knights of Pythias, to all whom it may concern. Know ye that the Supreme Lodge of the World hereby issues this memorial chart ... / J. Queen del. ; lith. by T. Hunter, Phila.

Knights of Pythias, to all whom it may concern. Know ye that the Supre...

Print shows a design for a large certificate with illustrations depicting knights practicing in a large hall, participating in a ceremony, releasing a person from bondage. Captioned: Friendship, Charity, Benevo... More

The  Light of the world is Jesus

The Light of the world is Jesus

From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1870-1885 (Microfilm M 3500) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (additional physical form)

[Map of the world on the Mercator projection].

[Map of the world on the Mercator projection].

Shows latitude of Virginia. Title, date, and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink and pencil over grid, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H200 Available also through the Librar... More

O Saviour of the world

O Saviour of the world

From: Music Copyright Deposits, 1870-1885 (Microfilm M 3500) Also available through the Library of Congress Web Site as facsimile page images. (additional physical form)

Knights of Pythias, to all whom it may concern. Know ye that the Supreme Lodge of the World hereby issues this memorial chart ... / J. Queen del. ; lith. by T. Hunter, Phila.

Knights of Pythias, to all whom it may concern. Know ye that the Supre...

Print shows a design for a large certificate with illustrations depicting knights practicing in a large hall, participating in a ceremony, releasing a person from bondage. Captioned: Friendship, Charity, Benevo... More

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