Antique Maps, Charts, Plans, Atlases, Globes and Reference Books
in

you are viewing prices in Pounds Sterling

Click to view prices in other currencies


map search

SecurityMetrics for PCI Compliance, QSA, IDS, Penetration Testing, Forensics, and Vulnerability Assessment

 

Send a link to this page to a friend

Sections marked with a * can't be left blank. Read our privacy statement.

*your name
*your e-mail address
*your friend's name
*your friend's e-mail address
 your message
 would you like a copy of your e-mail?

Do you know somebody who might be interested in this map? Click the button if you'd like to e-mail a link to this page.

A Map Of Middlesex

hover the cursor over image to pan/zoom, or click the image to view a larger version

A Map Of Middlesex : E.Bowen / J.Owen

click here to view a large version in a separate window

Emanuel Bowen was one of the most prolific map engravers active in London in the mid-eighteenth century. Beginning his career in about 1714 he continued into the 1760s producing maps of all parts of Britain and the world. In fact, few other mapmakers of any period could lay claim to such a broad output; from maps or plans of localised British regions and counties, to maps of almost unknown regions such as Australia and the North Pole! Bowen's maps appeared in atlases, travel and history books, periodicals and as separate publications. However, despite the quantity of work, many of his maps have an important place in cartography - most notably the large-scale county maps designed with Thomas Kitchin. Undoubtedly, one of the most popular atlases of the early eighteenth century was "Britannia Depicta ...", based on John Ogilby's famous road book of 1675, and first published in 1720. The maps include, within decorated cartouches, information regarding market days, distances and such like pertaining to the county shown.
region: Middlesex
mapmakers: E.Bowen   J.Owen  
place and date of publication: London 1720
medium and colour: copperplate, Coloured
size in mm: 180 x 115
ref: 32474
literature: Hodson, The County Atlases Of The British Isles, 149.

Price: £ 120£ 96

 
return to English County Maps L-Y

You might also like

Middlesex
Middlesex
by J. Cary
price: £ 120£ 96
Middlesex
Middlesex
by T.Moule
price: £ 180£ 144
A New Map Of the County of Middlesex
A New Map Of the County of Middlesex
by C. Smith
price: £ 220£ 176
Somersetshire
Somersetshire
by T. Moule
price: £ 120£ 96