Bowen, A New and Accurate Chart of the West Indies With the Adjacent Coasts of North and South America... London, 1752. 14½ x 17½. Outline color. VG. With a compass rose in both the Atlantic and the Pacific. Captions tell of English exploits including John Oxnam of Plymouth who in 1575 crossed the Isthmus of Darien to the Pacific and captured Spanish ships and gold. He was later taken by the Spanish and executed. Other notes refer to navigation and, for the enterprising, movements of Spanish treasure fleets. $750.00
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