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Atlases, gazetteers, guidebooks and other books

Collection Data

Description
Collection of historical atlases showing various continents, countries, and cities, dating from the 17th century through the late-19th century. Includes works by notable mapmakers such as Jan Jansson (1588-1664), Joan Blaeu (1596-1673), and Thomas Jefferys (d. 1771).
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1600 - 1900 (Approximate)
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Topics
Europe
North America
South America
Asia
World atlases
Genres
Atlases
Maps
Books
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b28be120-c602-012f-769c-58d385a7bc34
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