Scarce detailed map of the North and South America with a decorative title cartouche at top right and shown are the direction of the prevailing "winds". The northwest part of North America is shown as 'undiscovered, Bowen adds a note 'The supposed Straits of Annian' in the sea to the right of the title cartouche. A number of place names are includes; Cape Mendocino, Drake's Port, Monterrey and New Albion.
From Harris's, Navigantium atque itinerantium bibliotheca or, a Complete Collection of Voyages and Travel.
Image size 350mm x 450mm (14" x 18"), Sheet size 400mm x 478mm (16" x 19.1"), Condition: In near fine condition, with centre fold as issued, Technique: Hand coloured copper engraving.