1780 Bonne Full Atlas 50 Maps Complete America World United States Asia Africa
This is a 100% genuine original antique atlas. If you like this atlas, then please message me with an offer for me to consider. Gorgeous and extremely rare atlas by. Rigobert Bonne (17271795) who was one of the most important cartographers of the late 18th century. The official tile of the atlas is. Atlas de toutes les parties connues du globe terrestre : dresse pour l'Histoire philosophique et politique des etablissemens et du commerce des Europeens dans les deux Indes. The atlas is commonly known to have been published in 1780 Geneve : J. Due to be only allowed to upload 12 photos, I could not take pictures of all 50 maps in the atlas so the pictures that you see are represented of all of the maps in the atlas. This is the atlas volume for Abbe Raynal's L'Histoire Philosophique et Politique des Etablissemens et du Commerce des Europeens dans les Deux Indes. The atlas is complete and is filled with Bonne's well-drawn maps and charts engraved by Andre. The map contents include two world maps, Europe, Asia, Africa, ten related to Europe, three related to Africa, two related to India, Arabia, the East Indies, the Moluccas, China, Persia, Philippines, Russia, six related to South America, several Caribbean charts, plus North America and those related: Mexico; le Nouveau Mexique; Terre-Neuve, Acadia... Occidentale du Canada; Louisiana & Florida; Partie Nord des Etats Unis; and Partie Sud des Etats Unis. In the North America map, the entire western part of the continent is left mostly blank. Indian tribes occupy the edges of defined territory -- Apaches, Sioux, Outagamis, and Assenipouels.
The British Colonies and a few major cities are named along the eastern seaboard and in the Great Lakes region. Hardbound, quarter-calf over marbled boards with gilt tooling and title on raised spine.
The atlas volume did not carry any publication information on the title pages, but was known to be published in 1780. Wear: Wear as seen in photos. Maps have folds as issued. Printed on heavy hand laid paper.
Binding: Tight and secure leather binding. Pages: Complete with all pages; plus rear hand written index. Size: 10.5in X 8.25in. I DO NOT SELL REPRODUCTIONS, FAKES OR COPIES!!
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The item "1780 Bonne Full Atlas 50 Maps Complete America World United States Asia Africa" is in sale since Monday, December 21, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\World Maps". The seller is "cami-us2015" and is located in Plano, Texas. This item can be shipped worldwide.