A Map of South America With all the European Settlements& whatever else is remarkable from the latest & best Observations.
[London: Printed for William Innys, Richard Ware, Aaron Ward, J. and P. Knapton, John Clarke, T. Longman and T. Shewell, Thomas Osborne, Henry Whitridge, 1749.]
Engraved map. 480 x 485mm (18¾ x 19"). Some creasing and folds.
A map of South America, published in Emanuel Bowen's 'A Complete System of Geography'. Despite the late date Walter Raleigh's 'El Dorado' is marked; the Galapagos are shown with English names to the islands; and the Falklands are shown only as a strait between two indistinct islands.
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