A list of Jesuit missionaries
By BOWEN, Emanuel, 1747
A New & 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.
- Author: BOWEN, Emanuel
- Publication place: [London]
- Publisher: William Innys [and others
- Publication date: 1747].
- Physical description: Engraved map with contemporary hand-colour in outline.1
- Dimensions: 375 by 450mm. (14.75 by 17.75 inches).
- Inventory reference: 17546
Bowen’s map of China, based on extensive surveys by Jesuit missionaries which he diligently lists on the left-hand side. Published in his ‘Complete System of Geography’, two volumes, 1744–1747.