A map of the King of Great Britain's dominions in Europe, Africa, and America [map] / Eman. Bowen sculpt.

Author
Bowen, Emanuel, 1693 or 1694-1767 [Browse]
Format
Map
Language
English
Published/​Created
[London : s.n., ca. 1740]
Description
  • Scale [ca. 1:20,000,000]. (W 97°00ʹ00ʺ--E 10°30ʹ00ʺ/N 66°33ʹ00ʺ--N 0°00ʹ00ʺ).
  • 1 map : hand col. ; 37 x 44 cm.

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Summary note
Subject: Map of the Atlantic Ocean shown on a cicular projection, showing the English dominions in North and South America, Europe and Western Africa. The American colonies are named, with all land to the west referred to as Louisiana. Africa is shown with central part of the continent labeled "Negroland." Includes explanations in each corner.
Notes
  • Prime meridian: Ferro.
  • Relief shown by hachures.
Place name(s)
England London.
OCLC
870697384
International Standard Recording Code
  • HM 2015-5
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