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Hemispherium Orbis Antiqui, Cumzonis Circulis, Et Sity populorum Diverso

Antique chart by Andreas Cellarius showing the eastern hemisphere, climatic zones and planetary details,from the Schenk / Valk edition of Cellarius's Atlas   'Atlas Coelestis, seu Harmonia Macrocosmica'  

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Carte General du Monde, ou Description du Monde Terrestre & Antique'

Antique world map on the Mercator Projection by Pierre Mortier, with California as an island.The five colored spheres illustrate night and day, the flood , phases of the Moon and west- and east hemisphere. 

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Geografische Kaarte van de Oude Wereld volgens de verdeelingg der Kinderen van Noach
 
Old map of the ancient world divided amongst Noach's children by A. Calmet
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De van Ouds bekende Weareld

Antique map of the ancient world by W.A. Bachiene decorated with the Tower of Babel   

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World map by J. van Jagen

Hand colored world map in two hemispheres by J. v. Jagen, printed in 1748 (Ref: Poortman)

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Scarce antique map of the Zona Torrida or Torrid Zone by Heinrich Scherer, printed in ca. 1704. This area is situated between the Tropic Cancer and Tropic of Capricorn.
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Geographia et Astronomia

Decorative double hemisphere map by Richter (published in 'Zeitungs Lexicon..', by J. Hübner

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'Wereld Kaart'  

Antique hand coloured miniature world map by D. Veelwaard, printed in 1841
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World map by J. van Jagen

Antique world map in two hemispheres by J. v. Jagen, printed in 1748 (Ref: Poortman

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La Terre Connue lorsque L'Evangelie fut publié'

Scarce map illustrating those parts of the world that were known in ancient times. This early version of this map by Bernard Lamy shows besides the inset of a double hemisphere world 2 other insets; one of the Paradise and one of the travels of the Children Israels.

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Mappe-Monde


Antique World map ( Mercator projection), by Delamarche, printed in 1806. This map is improved after the discoveries of Cook, de la Perouse, Vancouver, Mackenzie.
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Title:
De Schepping der Wereldt volgens de Beschryving van Mozes'

Antique map of the creation of the world (earth without water after Goeree) and sun, moon and stars.

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Geographical Diagram of the Earth by John Emslie / Reynolds

Antique double hemisphere geographical diagram of the earth adapted for illustrating its movements with two rotating disks

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'Typus Totius Orbis Terraquei Geographice Delineatus, et' 

A finely engraved set of 12 globe gores by the Jesuit Heinrich Scherer

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Repraesentatio Geographica iteris maritimi Navis Victoriae.....'

This antique map of the world by Heinrich Scherer is presented on a north polar projection and depicts all of the world except the South Pole. California is shown as an island and the track of Magellan's voyage around the world is noted by small sailing ships

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'Nieuwe Kaart van de Noord Pool ...' 

Antique map of the North Pole showing California as an island, by Isaac Tirion,

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De Werelt Caart'

First state of the double hemisphere world map, showing California as an Island, by C. Dankerts (Danckerts) engraved by A. Schut.

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Miniature World Map  
(Nouvelle Atlas Geographique et Historique)

Scrace antique hand colored miniature world map, showing California as an Island.

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Projectio Optica Aquinoctialis Hemispheriaerii Orientalis' 

A scarce antique map of the oriental hemisphere, by the Jesuit Heinrich Scherer

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Mappemonde en deux hemispheres

Hand colored antique double hemisphere world map according the newest evidence, by Mentelle,published by Tardieu

 

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Mappe monde en deux hemispheres

Hand colored antique double hemisphere world map,  according the newest evidence, by Mentelle/  Chanlaire, published by Tardieu

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