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  • Chinese wood-block print of the world. By Lü Weifan in 1722. San cai yi guan tu Date: 1722 Author: Lü Weifan Dwnld: Full Size (5.9mb) Print Availability: Read the image's Imperfections Manifest page for a better understanding of this print. pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other maps tagged 'astronomy' that you might want to check out. If anyone can help identify this amazing map,...

    Chinese Astronomic Map (1722)

    Chinese wood-block print of the world. By Lü Weifan in 1722. San cai yi guan tu Date: 1722 Author: Lü Weifan Dwnld: Full Size (5.9mb) Print Availability: Read the image's Imperfections Manifest page for a better understanding of this print. pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other maps tagged 'astronomy' that you might want to check out. If anyone can help identify this amazing map,...
  • Passage de l'ombre de la Lune au travers de l'Europe dans l'éclipse de Soleil centrale et annulaire : qui s'observent le 1er avril 1764 Path of a European Eclipse in 1764 Date: 1764 Author: Mme. Le Paute Dagelet Dwnld: Full Size (16.65mb) Source: Library of Congress Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other Astronomy maps that...

    Path of a European Eclipse (1764)

    Passage de l'ombre de la Lune au travers de l'Europe dans l'éclipse de Soleil centrale et annulaire : qui s'observent le 1er avril 1764 Path of a European Eclipse in 1764 Date: 1764 Author: Mme. Le Paute Dagelet Dwnld: Full Size (16.65mb) Source: Library of Congress Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other Astronomy maps that...
  • A synopsis of the universe, or, the visible world epitomiz'd Wright's Celestial Map of the Universe (1742) Date: 1742 Author: Tomas Wright Dwnld: Full Size (19.52mb) Source: Library of Congress Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other Astronomy maps that you might want to check out. Thomas Wright was an 18th-Century English astronomer who was credited...

    Wright’s Celestial Map of the Universe (1742)

    A synopsis of the universe, or, the visible world epitomiz'd Wright's Celestial Map of the Universe (1742) Date: 1742 Author: Tomas Wright Dwnld: Full Size (19.52mb) Source: Library of Congress Print Availability: See our Prints Page for more details pff This map isn't part of any series, but we have other Astronomy maps that you might want to check out. Thomas Wright was an 18th-Century English astronomer who was credited...
  • This map of Washington D.C. in 1923 is optimized and available for purchase, but it is slightly below the very high standards Big Map Blog places on imagery it uses for print. Many of these shortcomings may amount to stylistic preferences, and it can still make a very handsome print, but I would rather be upfront about quality issues and avoid any potential surprises. One thing to keep in mind...

    Imperfect Image Manifest – “Washington, the Beautiful Capital of the Nation” (1923)

    This map of Washington D.C. in 1923 is optimized and available for purchase, but it is slightly below the very high standards Big Map Blog places on imagery it uses for print. Many of these shortcomings may amount to stylistic preferences, and it can still make a very handsome print, but I would rather be upfront about quality issues and avoid any potential surprises. One thing to keep in mind...
  • This map of 18th century Chinese astronomy is optimized and available for purchase, but it is slightly below the very high standards Big Map Blog places on imagery it uses for print. Many of these shortcomings may amount to stylistic preferences, and it can still make a very handsome print, but I would rather be upfront about quality issues and avoid any potential surprises. One thing to keep in mind...

    Imperfect Image Manifest – “18th Century Chinese Map”

    This map of 18th century Chinese astronomy is optimized and available for purchase, but it is slightly below the very high standards Big Map Blog places on imagery it uses for print. Many of these shortcomings may amount to stylistic preferences, and it can still make a very handsome print, but I would rather be upfront about quality issues and avoid any potential surprises. One thing to keep in mind...