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Bonne, Rigobert 1781 © Cartography Associates


Atlas moderne
by Rigobert Bonne (Paris: Lattre & Delalain, 1781)

Information on this publication from the David Rumsey Historical Map Collection website.

Short Title: Irlande.
Publisher: Paris: Lattre & Delalain
Type: Atlas Map
Obj Height cm: 31
Obj Width cm: 42
Scale 1:2,400,000
Note: Engraved map. Boundaries outlined in hand col. Relief shown pictorially. Ornamental cartouche. Prime meridian: Ferro.
Country: Ireland
Full Title: Carte d'Irlande. Projettee et assujettie aux observations astronomiques par M. Bonne, Hydrographe du Roi. A Paris, ches Lattre, rue S. Jacques a la Ville de Bordeaux. Avec privil. du Roi. 1781. Arrivet inv. & sculp.
List No: 2612.042
Page No: C 20
Series No: 47
Engraver or Printer: Arrivet, J.
Publication Author: Lattre, Jean ; Bonne, Rigobert, 1727-1794
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: 2612042
Institution: Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement: Copyright 2005


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