Particular Draughts and Plans of Some of the Principal Towns and Harbours Belonging to...

Emanuel Bowen (*1693 - 1767)
Antique map of Boston, New York. Printed in London by E. Bowen in 1747.

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Description

An unusual copper engraving by E. Bowen from 'A Complete System of Geography'. Featuring 13 small maps of colonial towns and sea ports of North America and the West Indies including New York, Boston, Charleston, Cartagena, Martinique, St. Augustine, Havana, Louisbourg etc. Each map with it's own compass rose and mileage scale.

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CartographerEmanuel Bowen
TitleParticular Draughts and Plans of Some of the Principal Towns and Harbours Belonging to the English, French, and Spaniards, in America and West Indies.
Publisher, YearE. Bowen, London, 1747
Plate Size35.7 x 43.6 cm (14.1 x 17.2 inches)
Sheet Size42.5 x 48.0 cm (16.7 x 18.9 inches)

Condition

Evidence of two old vertical folds. Two small tears in margin backed.

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: Particular Draughts and Plans of Some of the Principal Towns and Harbours Belonging to the English, French, and Spaniards,....
Antique map of Boston, New York. Printed in London by E. Bowen in 1747.

North America - Bowen, Emanuel - Particular Draughts and Plans of Some of...

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