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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Bonne, Rigobert, 1727-1794
Date:
1771
Short Title:
Composite: Indes.
Publisher:
Lattre & Delalain
Paris
Type:
Composite Map
Obj Height cm:
59
Obj Width cm:
81
Scale 1:
10,000,000
Note:
Engraved map on 4 sheets. Boundaries outlined in hand col. Relief shown pictorially. Shows wind direction, etc. Includes note. Ornamental cartouche. Prime meridians: Paris and Ferro. Sheets also numbered XXIV-XXVII.
World Area:
Asia
Country:
India; Indonesia
Region:
South Asia; Southeast Asia
Full Title:
(Composite of) Carte hydro-geo-graphique des Indes Orientales en deca et au dela du Gange avec leur archipel. Dressee et assujettie aux observations astronomiques, par M. Bonne, Hydrographe du Roi. A Paris, Chez Lattre, Graveur, ord. de M. Le Dauphin, rue S. Jacq. a la Ville de Bordeaux. Avec priv. du Roi. 1771. Indes ... feuille.
List No:
2612.057
Page No:
A-D 26
Series No:
62
Publication Author:
Bonne, Rigobert, 1727-1794; Lattre, Jean
Pub Date:
1791
Pub Title:
Atlas moderne ou collection de cartes sur toutes les parties du globe terrestre ar plusieurs auteurs. Avec approbation & privilege du Roy. A Paris, Chez Lattre Graveur Ordinaire du Roy, de Mgr. Le Duc d'Orleans et de la Ville Rue St. Jacques No. 20. et Delalain Libraire, rue de la Comedie Francoise. (title page only) Monnet del. 1762. Prevost Sculp.
Pub Reference:
Cf. Phillips, 664; National Maritime Museum, 215; British Library. World, col. 384-385 (1762-1785 eds.)
Pub Note:
Maps by Bonne, Janvier, & Rizzi Zannoni. Late edition which includes important maps of the United States, British America, and Mexico which do not appear in the earlier editions. Also has an excellent catalogue of Lattre's publications. The first edition of this atlas had 36 maps (see Baskes copy). Maps are with outline hand col. and bound in full brown leather covers embossed with "Atlas Moderne" on the spine.
Pub List No:
2612.000
Pub Type:
World Atlas
Pub Maps:
75
Pub Height cm:
40
Pub Width cm:
30
Image No:
2612057
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2005
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(Composite of) Carte hydro-geo-graphique des Indes Orientales en deca et au dela du …