Displaying 1 - 12 of 12 maps:

Map of Virginia, discovered and as described by Captain John Smith, 1606
The Selden Map of China - made sometime after 1606 and before 1624, it was acquired by the legal scholar and maritime theorist John Selden. It shows a system of navigational routes emanating from a point off Fujian Province near the cities of Quanzhou and Zhangzhou
Expanded 17th century Ottoman world map based on one originally composed in 1525 and dedicated to Sultan S├╝leyman I ("The Magnificent") by Piri Reis
1639 Nautical Chart of the Dutch settlement of Zwaanendael ("Swanendael") and Godyn's Bay (now Delaware Bay) in New Netherland
"Australia's birth certificate" : Joan Blaeu's Archipelagi Orientalis Sive Asiaticus (1663), the earliest known map of Australia and New Zealand. Follows Tasman's voyages of 1642-43 and 1644, on which Australia's mapping of was based until James Cook mapped the eastern coast
Historic map of Tunis by Piri Reis (late 17th century-early 18th century AD)
Piri Reis' World Map Revised and Expanded Version 17th century
1756 Bellin Map of Kollam Fort, Kerala, India - Geographicus - Coylan-bellin-1756
1772 Vaugondy and Diderot Map of the Pacific Northwest and the Northwest Passage
1601 Map of Nova Zembla (Novaya Zemlya) and the Northeast Passage - Geographicus - NovaZembla-debry-1601
The street railway review (1891) (14574902599)
A new and correct sea chart of the whole world showing the variations of the compass as they were found in the year 1700
best photos you will ever see
for the map obsessed
boat parts and history
marine life photography