A New and Accurate Map of Africa.

Emanuel Bowen (*1693 - 1767)
Antique map of Africa. Printed in London by E. Bowen in 1747.

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Description

Bowen's map of Africa showing the complete continent. From 'A Complete System of Geography'. Decorated with a compass rose and a nice title cartouche with african animals.

Details

CartographerEmanuel Bowen
TitleA New and Accurate Map of Africa.
Publisher, YearE. Bowen, London, 1747
Plate Size34.7 x 42.2 cm (13.7 x 16.6 inches)
Sheet Size42.3 x 48.5 cm (16.7 x 19.1 inches)

Condition

Centrefold backed. A very good copy.

Cartographer

Emanuel Bowen was a printer, publisher and map engraver in London during the mid-eighteenth century. From 1714 onwards he worked in London and began to produce some of the finest and most attractive maps of the century.

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Emanuel Bowen: A New and Accurate Map of Africa..
Antique map of Africa. Printed in London by E. Bowen in 1747.

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