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Title A New and Accurate Map of China…
Reference G7820 1752 .B58
Library University of British Columbia
Date 1752
Place of Publication London
Author / Creator Bowen, Emanuel
Description Hand coloured engraving that provides details known to Jesuit missionaries around 1717; showing cities, boundaries, rivers, as well as a decorative cartouche, a compass rose, explanations, and an advertisement.
Document Type Map
Theme(s) Transport and Communication; Exploration and Discovery
Keywords land, ocean, landscape, travel, river, exploration, discovery, town, port, native, indigenous peoples, architecture
Countries China
Places Taiwan
Ports Guangzhou, China
Additional Information Full title: A New and Accurate Map of China, Drawn From Surveys Made by the Jesuit Missionaries by Order of the Emperor, the Whole Being Regulated by Numerous Astronomical Observations by Emanuel Bowen

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