A new and accurate map of the East India islands. Laid down according to the latest discoveries, and agreeable to the most approved maps & charts. The whole being regulated by astronl. observations

The map was first published in Bowen's A complete system of geography and reissued by John Harris in 1764. It is notable for being the first map to accurately chart the longtitude of the region. -- Dealer's description.

 


Title
A new and accurate map of the East India islands. Laid down according to the latest discoveries, and agreeable to the most approved maps & charts. The whole being regulated by astronl. observations
Creator
Bowen, Emanuel, approximately 1720-1767
Subject
Geographical areas and countries
East Indies--Maps--18th century
Southeast Asia--Maps--18th century
Publisher
1744 / 1747
Digital Description
application/pdf, 5814 KB, 1 map : engraved, hand color
Digitised images, All rights reserved, National Library Board Singapore, 2014