PICRYL
PICRYLThe World's Largest Public Domain Source
  • homeHome
  • searchSearch
  • photo_albumStories
  • collectionsCollections
  • infoAbout
  • star_rateUpgrade
  • account_boxLogin

Chart showing solar system as concentric circles: Primum Mobile, the planets, fire, air, water, with earth at the center; in the spandrels, grotesques, a dog, a queen.

Chart showing the solar system with earth at the center. It is surrounded by four grotesques, on blue, red, green and gold field. Text with placemarkers.

[Bird's-eye view of a large scale water supply system showing tunnels and covered aqueducts]

[Solar system diagram with seven planets in circular orbits, the earth as number V, Telluris; and surrounding text]

[Geometric figure of earth, sun, and moon calculated by Aristarchus to approximate real scale of the solar system]

Thomas Jefferson, no date, Shorthand System Table

The Copernican System

[Illustration showing Descartes' mechanical view of a universe filled with plenum and a system of vortexes that carries planets around the sun]

A system of geography, or, A new & accurate description of the earth in all its empires, kingdoms and states [Title pg.].

A system of geography with new maps. (Frontispiece)

A scheme of the Solar system with the orbits of the planets and comets belonging thereto /

A scheme of the Solar system with the orbits of the planets and comets belonging thereto /

[The mechanical system of a clock driven by weights and pendulum]

Thomas Jefferson, no date, Decimal System Weights and Measures

The Solar System, with the orbits of 5 remarkable comets.

The Cabinet and Chair-Maker's Real Friend and Companion, or, the Whole System of Chair-Making Made plain and easy

Thomas Jefferson to George Wythe, March 1, 1779, Memorandum on Bill to Regulate Practicing Attorneys; Changes in Court System

Bowles's new and accurate map of the world, or Terrestrial globe : laid down from the best observations and newest discoveries particularly those lately made in the south seas by Anson, Byron, Wallis, Bouganville, Cook, and other celebrated circumnavigators, illustrated with a variety of useful projections and representations of the heavenly bodies the most approved astronomical and geographical definitions tables, and problems with an easy and familiar explanation of the most curious and interesting phoenomena in the universal system.

The principal elements of the solar system ; from the latest observations

The Solar System

A new atlas of the mundane system; or, of geography and cosmography [title page]

The solar system displayed.

[Map of Carrollsburg showing its street and lot system with the later streets and lots of Washington D.C. superimposed] /

A new map of the world : with all the new discoveries by Capt. Cook and other navigators : ornamented with the Solar System, the eclipses of the sun, moon & planets &c. /

map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained by a comparison with those of other ancient authors, and with modern geography. In the course of the work are introduced, dissertations on the itinerary state of the Greeks, the expedition of Darius Hystaspes to Scythia, the position ... of ancient Babylon, ... and other subjects of history and geography. The whole explained by eleven maps, etc"

map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained by a comparison with those of other ancient authors, and with modern geography. In the course of the work are introduced, dissertations on the itinerary state of the Greeks, the expedition of Darius Hystaspes to Scythia, the position ... of ancient Babylon, ... and other subjects of history and geography. The whole explained by eleven maps, etc"

map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained by a comparison with those of other ancient authors, and with modern geography. In the course of the work are introduced, dissertations on the itinerary state of the Greeks, the expedition of Darius Hystaspes to Scythia, the position ... of ancient Babylon, ... and other subjects of history and geography. The whole explained by eleven maps, etc"

map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained by a comparison with those of other ancient authors, and with modern geography. In the course of the work are introduced, dissertations on the itinerary state of the Greeks, the expedition of Darius Hystaspes to Scythia, the position ... of ancient Babylon, ... and other subjects of history and geography. The whole explained by eleven maps, etc"

map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained by a comparison with those of other ancient authors, and with modern geography. In the course of the work are introduced, dissertations on the itinerary state of the Greeks, the expedition of Darius Hystaspes to Scythia, the position ... of ancient Babylon, ... and other subjects of history and geography. The whole explained by eleven maps, etc"

map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained by a comparison with those of other ancient authors, and with modern geography. In the course of the work are introduced, dissertations on the itinerary state of the Greeks, the expedition of Darius Hystaspes to Scythia, the position ... of ancient Babylon, ... and other subjects of history and geography. The whole explained by eleven maps, etc"

Scythias from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained by a comparison with those of other ancient authors, and with modern geography. In the course of the work are introduced, dissertations on the itinerary state of the Greeks, the expedition of Darius Hystaspes to Scythia, the position ... of ancient Babylon, ... and other subjects of history and geography. The whole explained by eleven maps, etc"

map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained by a comparison with those of other ancient authors, and with modern geography. In the course of the work are introduced, dissertations on the itinerary state of the Greeks, the expedition of Darius Hystaspes to Scythia, the position ... of ancient Babylon, ... and other subjects of history and geography. The whole explained by eleven maps, etc"

map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained by a comparison with those of other ancient authors, and with modern geography. In the course of the work are introduced, dissertations on the itinerary state of the Greeks, the expedition of Darius Hystaspes to Scythia, the position ... of ancient Babylon, ... and other subjects of history and geography. The whole explained by eleven maps, etc"

Map from "The Geographical System of Herodotus examined and explained by a comparison with those of other ancient authors, and with modern geography. In the course of the work are introduced, dissertations on the itinerary state of the Greeks, the expedition of Darius Hystaspes to Scythia, the position ... of ancient Babylon, ... and other subjects of history and geography. The whole explained by eleven maps, etc"

map from "A System of Modern Geography, or the natural and political history of the present state of the world, etc"

The Sexual system as represented by modern authors / Edwards, del.; Mazel, sculp.

World from "A System of Modern Geography, or the natural and political history of the present state of the world, etc"

Mountains from "A System of Modern Geography, or the natural and political history of the present state of the world, etc"

Mountain from "A System of Modern Geography, or the natural and political history of the present state of the world, etc"

Mountain from "A System of Modern Geography, or the natural and political history of the present state of the world, etc"

Map from "A System of Modern Geography, or the natural and political history of the present state of the world, etc"

map from "A System of Modern Geography, or the natural and political history of the present state of the world, etc"

Map from "A System of Modern Geography, or the natural and political history of the present state of the world, etc"

Methodist Itinerant System: It is here seen that the Methodist Connexion in America, is represented under the notion of an orbit within an orbit ... analogous to the revolving order of the planets. ...

North America from "A System of Modern Geography, or the natural and political history of the present state of the world, etc"

map from "A System of Modern Geography, or the natural and political history of the present state of the world, etc"

ship from "A System of Modern Geography, or the natural and political history of the present state of the world, etc"

map from "A System of Modern Geography, or the natural and political history of the present state of the world, etc"

Egypt from "A System of Modern Geography, or the natural and political history of the present state of the world, etc"

map from "The New Geographical Grammar ... Comprehending a copious ... account of ... Europe, Asia, Africa and America ... To which is prefixed, a concise System of Astronomical Geography, by J. Ferguson"

map from "The New Geographical Grammar ... Comprehending a copious ... account of ... Europe, Asia, Africa and America ... To which is prefixed, a concise System of Astronomical Geography, by J. Ferguson"

map from "The New Geographical Grammar ... Comprehending a copious ... account of ... Europe, Asia, Africa and America ... To which is prefixed, a concise System of Astronomical Geography, by J. Ferguson"

map from "The New Geographical Grammar ... Comprehending a copious ... account of ... Europe, Asia, Africa and America ... To which is prefixed, a concise System of Astronomical Geography, by J. Ferguson"

map from "The New Geographical Grammar ... Comprehending a copious ... account of ... Europe, Asia, Africa and America ... To which is prefixed, a concise System of Astronomical Geography, by J. Ferguson"

map from "The New Geographical Grammar ... Comprehending a copious ... account of ... Europe, Asia, Africa and America ... To which is prefixed, a concise System of Astronomical Geography, by J. Ferguson"

map from "The New Geographical Grammar ... Comprehending a copious ... account of ... Europe, Asia, Africa and America ... To which is prefixed, a concise System of Astronomical Geography, by J. Ferguson"

map from "The New Geographical Grammar ... Comprehending a copious ... account of ... Europe, Asia, Africa and America ... To which is prefixed, a concise System of Astronomical Geography, by J. Ferguson"

map from "The New Geographical Grammar ... Comprehending a copious ... account of ... Europe, Asia, Africa and America ... To which is prefixed, a concise System of Astronomical Geography, by J. Ferguson"

map from "The New Geographical Grammar ... Comprehending a copious ... account of ... Europe, Asia, Africa and America ... To which is prefixed, a concise System of Astronomical Geography, by J. Ferguson"

map from "The New Geographical Grammar ... Comprehending a copious ... account of ... Europe, Asia, Africa and America ... To which is prefixed, a concise System of Astronomical Geography, by J. Ferguson"

map from "The New Geographical Grammar ... Comprehending a copious ... account of ... Europe, Asia, Africa and America ... To which is prefixed, a concise System of Astronomical Geography, by J. Ferguson"

map from "The New Geographical Grammar ... Comprehending a copious ... account of ... Europe, Asia, Africa and America ... To which is prefixed, a concise System of Astronomical Geography, by J. Ferguson"

map from "The New Geographical Grammar ... Comprehending a copious ... account of ... Europe, Asia, Africa and America ... To which is prefixed, a concise System of Astronomical Geography, by J. Ferguson"

map from "The New Geographical Grammar ... Comprehending a copious ... account of ... Europe, Asia, Africa and America ... To which is prefixed, a concise System of Astronomical Geography, by J. Ferguson"

map from "The New Geographical Grammar ... Comprehending a copious ... account of ... Europe, Asia, Africa and America ... To which is prefixed, a concise System of Astronomical Geography, by J. Ferguson"

map from "The New Geographical Grammar ... Comprehending a copious ... account of ... Europe, Asia, Africa and America ... To which is prefixed, a concise System of Astronomical Geography, by J. Ferguson"

map from "The New Geographical Grammar ... Comprehending a copious ... account of ... Europe, Asia, Africa and America ... To which is prefixed, a concise System of Astronomical Geography, by J. Ferguson"

map from "The New Geographical Grammar ... Comprehending a copious ... account of ... Europe, Asia, Africa and America ... To which is prefixed, a concise System of Astronomical Geography, by J. Ferguson"

map from "A Compendious System of Modern Geography, historical, physical, political, and descriptive: accompanied with ... notes; and a series of correct maps, etc"

map from "A Compendious System of Modern Geography, historical, physical, political, and descriptive: accompanied with ... notes; and a series of correct maps, etc"

map from "A Compendious System of Modern Geography, historical, physical, political, and descriptive: accompanied with ... notes; and a series of correct maps, etc"

map from "A Compendious System of Modern Geography, historical, physical, political, and descriptive: accompanied with ... notes; and a series of correct maps, etc"

map from "A Compendious System of Modern Geography, historical, physical, political, and descriptive: accompanied with ... notes; and a series of correct maps, etc"

map from "A Compendious System of Modern Geography, historical, physical, political, and descriptive: accompanied with ... notes; and a series of correct maps, etc"

map from "A Compendious System of Modern Geography, historical, physical, political, and descriptive: accompanied with ... notes; and a series of correct maps, etc"

map from "A Compendious System of Modern Geography, historical, physical, political, and descriptive: accompanied with ... notes; and a series of correct maps, etc"

map from "A compendious and complete system of Modern Geography. Or a view of the present state of the World. Being a faithful abridgement of the American Universal Geography (edition of 1812,) with corrections and additions. ... Illustrated by a representation of the Solar System, and six maps of the principal divisions of the Globe"

map from "A compendious and complete system of Modern Geography. Or a view of the present state of the World. Being a faithful abridgement of the American Universal Geography (edition of 1812,) with corrections and additions. ... Illustrated by a representation of the Solar System, and six maps of the principal divisions of the Globe"

map from "A compendious and complete system of Modern Geography. Or a view of the present state of the World. Being a faithful abridgement of the American Universal Geography (edition of 1812,) with corrections and additions. ... Illustrated by a representation of the Solar System, and six maps of the principal divisions of the Globe"

The complete system of English country dancing, containing all the figures ever used in English country dancing, with a variety of new figures, and new reels ...

diagram from "[System of mineralogy, comprehending oryctognosie, geognosie, mineralogical chemistry, mineralogical geography, and œconomical mineralogy. vol. 1-3.]"

map from "A new and complete System of Modern Geography ... With a brief sketch of the origin, history, and antiquities of each nation. Illustrated, etc"

map from "A new and complete System of Modern Geography ... With a brief sketch of the origin, history, and antiquities of each nation. Illustrated, etc"

map from "A new and complete System of Modern Geography ... With a brief sketch of the origin, history, and antiquities of each nation. Illustrated, etc"

map from "A new and complete System of Modern Geography ... With a brief sketch of the origin, history, and antiquities of each nation. Illustrated, etc"

map from "A new and complete System of Modern Geography ... With a brief sketch of the origin, history, and antiquities of each nation. Illustrated, etc"

map from "A new and complete System of Modern Geography ... With a brief sketch of the origin, history, and antiquities of each nation. Illustrated, etc"

map from "A new and complete System of Modern Geography ... With a brief sketch of the origin, history, and antiquities of each nation. Illustrated, etc"

map from "A new and complete System of Modern Geography ... With a brief sketch of the origin, history, and antiquities of each nation. Illustrated, etc"

map from "A new and complete System of Modern Geography ... With a brief sketch of the origin, history, and antiquities of each nation. Illustrated, etc"

map from "A new and complete System of Modern Geography ... With a brief sketch of the origin, history, and antiquities of each nation. Illustrated, etc"

map from "A new and complete System of Modern Geography ... With a brief sketch of the origin, history, and antiquities of each nation. Illustrated, etc"

map from "A new and complete System of Modern Geography ... With a brief sketch of the origin, history, and antiquities of each nation. Illustrated, etc"

The complete Lancasterian system of education. The citizens and inhabitants of Philadelphia and the Northern liberties, are respectfully informed, that the above excellent system of education, is now, for the first time, introduced into the Nort

map from "A new and complete System of Modern Geography ... With a brief sketch of the origin, history, and antiquities of each nation. Illustrated, etc"

map from "A new and complete System of Modern Geography ... With a brief sketch of the origin, history, and antiquities of each nation. Illustrated, etc"

map from "A new and complete System of Modern Geography ... With a brief sketch of the origin, history, and antiquities of each nation. Illustrated, etc"

map from "A new and complete System of Modern Geography ... With a brief sketch of the origin, history, and antiquities of each nation. Illustrated, etc"

map from "A new and complete System of Modern Geography ... With a brief sketch of the origin, history, and antiquities of each nation. Illustrated, etc"

map from "A new and complete System of Modern Geography ... With a brief sketch of the origin, history, and antiquities of each nation. Illustrated, etc"