"A New and Accurate map of Europe Drawn from the Best Authorities, Assisted by the Most Approved Modern Charts & Maps, and Adjusted by Astronomical Observations", Bowen, Emanuel
Period: 1744 (circa)
Publication: Navigantium atque Itinerantium Bibliotheca...
Color: Hand Color
17.5 x 14.5 inches
44.5 x 36.8 cm
This well-engraved map of Europe includes Iceland and extends east to where the Volga River discharges into the Caspian Sea. The map is filled with political boundaries, cities, rivers, and a few topographical details. The title cartouche features a river god. Published in John Harris' Navigantium atque Itinerantium Bibliotheca. Or, a Complete Collection of Voyages and Travels...
References: Shirley (BL Atlases) G.HARR-1a #22.
A nice impression on a bright sheet with some minor extraneous creases and a couple of small holes in the top blank margin that have been archivally repaired.