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  • Octopium Landlordicuss

    Map

    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

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

  • A plat of the world

    Map

    A world map drawn on Gerhard Mercator’s projection, which enabled navigators to plot courses as straight lines. Gerhard...

  • Alicante

    Map

    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

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

  • Anthropocene Worlds

    Map

    Geographer Benjamin Hennig’s world map is an example of a ‘cartogram’ – the result of algorithms turning complex data in...

  • Breakfast Island

    Object

    This breakfast tray decorated with a map of the imaginary ‘Breakfast Island’ is an insight into the work, sleep and leis...

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

    Map

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

  • Danzig port plan, sheet A.4.

    Map

    Sheet A.4. Danzig port plan at c. 1:16,000 scale showing where Swedish ships berthed to load coal and unload ore. Also s...

  • Earthrise

    Photograph

    This image, Earthrise, was taken by the astronaut Bill Anders and shows the Earth rising up from behind the grey surface...

  • Europe in the form of a queen or maiden

    Map

    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

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

  • How to get there

    Game

    A geographical board game based on the London Underground network in 1908. Published in London around 1909 by Johnson, R...

  • Humorous map of Europe

    Map

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

  • Hunter’s Map of Arabia

    Map

    This large map of Arabian Peninsula and the Persian Gulf was compiled by Lieutenant Frederick Fraser Hunter between 1905...