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  • Octopium Landlordicuss

    Map Created date: 1925

    This political postcard comments on the social effects caused by private ownership of land and property in London and We...

  • A humorous diplomatic atlas of Europe and Asia

    Map Created date: 1904

    A Japanese propaganda map drawn by Kisaburō Ohara and published in Tokyo by Suketarō Nishida in 1904. Produced at the o...

  • Alicante

    Map Created date: 1957

    In 1957 the Junta Provincial del Turismo produced a folding map of the ancient Spanish coastal town of Alicante especial...

  • An ancient mappe of Fairyland

    Map Created date: 1918

    Ancient mappe of Fairyland… depicts a place loosely defined as one of fantasy, literary imagination and make-beli...

  • Caricature map of Scotland

    Map Created date: After 1869

    This original artwork was produced by Victorian artist Lilian Lancaster [Tennant] (1852–1939) who was well known through...

  • Confiance... ses amputations se poursuivent méthod...

    Map Created date: c. 1942

    This propaganda poster was probably produced in Vichy, France. It shows Winston Churchill as an octopus, with the tentac...

  • Europe in the form of a queen or maiden

    Map Created date: 1585

    The map of Europe by Heinrich Bunting was published in Itinerarium et Chronicon totius sacrae Scriptura… in the l...

  • Hark! Hark! The dogs do bark!

    Map Created date: 1914

    This 'Serio-comique map of Europe' designed and printed by Johnson, Riddle & Co. in 1914, depicts the continent at war. ...

  • Humorous map of Europe

    Map Created date: 1953

    This Portuguese satirical map presents the Cold War politic situation. Published in September 1953, shortly after the So...

  • Jewish East London

    Map Created date: 1900

    The map 'Jewish East London' was published in 1900 by T. Fisher Unwin in a book by Charles Russell & H.S. Lewis The Jew ...

  • John Bull and his friends. A serio-comic map of Eu...

    Map Created date: 1900

    The serio-comic political cartoon map of Europe was designed by Frederick Rose and published in 1900. The Russian Empire...

  • London Mayfair Square / Neues Luftfahrtministerium...

    Map Created date: 1940

    This map of Central London adapted for Luftwaffe use was issued in 1940 in Berlin. German air raid targets include the W...

  • Map of Belgium

    Map Created date: 1912

    This map of Belgium was designed by Lillian Tennant as part of a series of 12 maps produced for Stories of Old, a collec...

  • Map of Lilliput and Blefuscu

    Map Created date: 1726

    Map of Lilliput and Blefuscu appeared in the first part of the 1726 novel Gulliver's Travels by Jonathan Swift. The map...

  • Map of the Middle Earth

    Map Created date: 1954

    One of the key components of J.R.R. Tolkien’s (1892–1973) three volume fantasy novel The Lord of the Rings is the map of...