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A new and accurate map of the East Jndia Jslands [cartographic material] : laid down according to the latest discoveries, and agreeable to the most approved maps and charts, the whole being regulated by astron.l observations / by Eman: Bowen
Bib ID 578430
Format MapMap, OnlineOnline
Author
Bowen, Emanuel, -1767
 
Online Versions
Scale Scale [ca.1:10 771 200] 1 in. = 170 miles (E 92⁰00' 00--E 138⁰00' 00/N 22⁰17' 00--S 14⁰00' 00) 
Description [London] : E. Bowen, [1747?] 
1 map : hand col. ; 33 x 41 cm, on sheet 39 x 47 cm. 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; Map NK 1553

Notes

"English miles 60 to a degree"

"No. 40"

Cartouche title.

Contains commentaries by author, in body of map. Illustration top right hand corner surrounding title cartouche.

Map of Indonesia, and including Northern Australia, Indo-China and Malaysia.

Plate no 40 extracted from: Emanuel Bowen's, A complete system of geography, London : E. Bowen, [1747?]

Relief shown pictorially.

Shows the northern most "part of New Holland".

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-230592625

Rex Nan Kivell Collection Map NK 1553

In Library's copy of Bowen : Complete Atlas, this map is plate No.44.

Subjects Australia -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.  |  East Indies -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.  |  Indonesia -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.  |  New Guinea -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.  |  Philippines -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
Time Coverage 1747 
Also Titled

New and accurate map of the East India islands [cartographic material]

Complete system of geography

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