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An accurate map of the West Indies exhibiting not only all the islands possess'd by the English, French, Spaniards & Dutch, but also all the towns and settlements on the continent of America adjacent thereto

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Creator: Bowen, Emanuel, d. 1767
Title: An accurate map of the West Indies exhibiting not only all the islands possess'd by the English, French, Spaniards & Dutch, but also all the towns and settlements on the continent of America adjacent thereto
Accurate map of the West Indies exhibiting not only all the islands possess'd by the English, French, Spaniards & Dutch, but also all the towns and settlements on the continent of America adjacent thereto
Date: 1740
Description: Relief shown pictorially.

Also shows southern United States, Central America, and northern South America.

"Where may be had just publish'd for the use of the curious as well as students, in one vol: 8 vo., Geography reformed; or, A new system of general geography, according to an accurate analysis of ye science; augmented with several necessary branches omitted by former authors in 4 parts to which is added a copious index, answering ye end of a geographical dictionary".

Includes explanatory notes.

Detached from and originally published in: The Gentleman's magazine, v. 10 (1740), p. 241.

Engraved.

Map shows landforms, drainage, cities, prevailing winds, and other landmarks.

Scale [Ca. 1:13,500,000]

Map not to scale

Subjects: Caribbean Area--Maps--Early works to 1800 | West Indies--Maps--Early works to 1800 | Central America--Maps--Early works to 1800 | Southern States--Maps--Early works to 1800 | Caribbean Area | West Indies | Central America | Southern States
Contributors: Hargrett Library
Online Publisher: Athens, Ga. : Hargrett Library
Original Material: London : printed for E. Cave at St. Johns Gate, 1740
Rights and Usage: Cite as: [Title], [map number], Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

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Persistent Link to Item: http://hmap.libs.uga.edu/hmap/view?docId=hmap/hmap1740b6copy2.xml

Related Institutions: Hargrett Library
Collection Information: Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library Rare Map Collection