1778 John Hamilton Moore ~ Ireland from " A New and Complete Collection of Voyages and Travels"

1778 John Hamilton Moore ~ Ireland from " A New and Complete Collection of Voyages and Travels"

laconfusion: 1878 San Francisco, California, U.S.A.

laconfusion: 1878 San Francisco, California, U.S.A.

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collective-history:
A medieval depiction of the Ecumene (1482, Johannes Schnitzer, engraver), constructed after the coordinates in Ptolemy’s Geography and using his second map projection.
The translation into Latin and dissemination of Geography in Europe, in the beginning of the 15th century, marked the rebirth of scientific Cartography, after more than a millennium of stagnation.

collective-history:

A medieval depiction of the Ecumene (1482, Johannes Schnitzer, engraver), constructed after the coordinates in Ptolemy’s Geography and using his second map projection.

The translation into Latin and dissemination of Geography in Europe, in the beginning of the 15th century, marked the rebirth of scientific Cartography, after more than a millennium of stagnation.

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1917 Engraved map of England, Wales, and Northeastern France … off to a new home ♥

1917 Engraved map of England, Wales, and Northeastern France … off to a new home ♥

absurdicalism: One of the first maps of the Americas

absurdicalism: One of the first maps of the Americas

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1935 Map of Lower Manhattan, New York, USA ~ off to a new home ♥

1935 Map of Lower Manhattan, New York, USA ~ off to a new home ♥

4th Arrondissement

4th Arrondissement

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mypantsareonfire:

romanum imperium 1831
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Petit: yum :)
vilivia: via suzywire
thesolitudes: The Enochian alphabet as dictated to John Dee and Edward Kelly by the Great Angel Ave

thesolitudes: The Enochian alphabet as dictated to John Dee and Edward Kelly by the Great Angel Ave

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prinsipeearvin: An old map of the Philippines. Beautiful. The cartographers of before are so good. It’s hard to believe this is drawn and colored by hand. That’s why I appreciate manual mapping so much.

prinsipeearvin: An old map of the Philippines. Beautiful. The cartographers of before are so good. It’s hard to believe this is drawn and colored by hand. That’s why I appreciate manual mapping so much.

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cartographymaps: 1844 John Arrowsmith ~ England & Wales

cartographymaps: 1844 John Arrowsmith ~ England & Wales

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roomthily: Untitled (Michael the Cartographer - He lived in isolation and spent long periods of time making invented maps which he always eventually destroyed. These maps were inspired by the imagination and bore no relation to geography.) via Tate Britain (via)

roomthilyUntitled (Michael the Cartographer - He lived in isolation and spent long periods of time making invented maps which he always eventually destroyed. These maps were inspired by the imagination and bore no relation to geography.) via Tate Britain (via)

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