David Rumsey Map Collection - Cartography Associates

Home
About
View the Collection
Recent Additions
Purchase Reproductions
News
Help


Insight Browser
GIS Browser
Collections Ticker

L'Asie. Janvier, Jean, 1780

L'Asie. / Janvier, Jean / 1780
View larger, zoomable image
(turn off pop-up blocker)

Full Title: L'Asie, divisee en ses principaux etats par le Sr. Janvier, Geographe. A Paris, Chez Lattre Graveur, rue S. Jacques, vis-a-vis celle de la Parcheminerie a la Ville de Bordeaux. Avec priv. du Roi. (178-?)

Author: Janvier, Jean

Date: 1780

This historical cartographic image is part of the David Rumsey Historical Map Collection, www.davidrumsey.com, a large collection of online antique, rare, old, and historical maps, atlases, globes, charts, and other cartographic items. Read more about the Collection. Or you can view the entire David Rumsey Map Collection in Insight.

Full David Rumsey Map Collection Catalog Record:

Author: Janvier, Jean

Date: 1780

Short Title: L'Asie.

Publisher: Paris: Lattre & Delalain

Type: Atlas Map

Object Height cm: 31

Object Width cm: 45

Scale 1: 35,000,000

Note: Engraved map. Boundaries outlined in hand col. Relief shown pictorially. Ornamental cartouche. Prime meridian: Ferro.

World Area: Asia

Full Title: L'Asie, divisee en ses principaux etats par le Sr. Janvier, Geographe. A Paris, Chez Lattre Graveur, rue S. Jacques, vis-a-vis celle de la Parcheminerie a la Ville de Bordeaux. Avec priv. du Roi. (178-?)

List No: 2612.048

Page No: No. 24

Series No: 53

Published In: 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.

Publication Author: Lattre, Jean ; Bonne, Rigobert, 1727-1794

Publication Date: 1791

Publication Reference: Cf. Phillips, 664; National Maritime Museum, 215; British Library. World, col. 384-385 (1762-1785 eds.)

Publication 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.

Publication List No: 2612.000

Publication Type: World Atlas

Publication Maps: 75

Publication Height cm: 40

Publication Width cm: 30

Image No: 2612048

Copyright Information
Digital images and descriptive data © 2000 by Cartography Associates. Images may be reproduced or transmitted, but not for commercial use. For commercial use or commercial republication, contact . This work is licensed under a Creative Commons License. By downloading any images from this site, you agree to the terms of that license.

Creative Commons License

Important!
Firewalls, or Browser settings that block Pop-up Ads, may prevent correct operation of Insight Java Client or Insight Browser. Test by turning off the Firewall and/or allowing Pop-ups from this site only - if this corrects the problem, adjust your Firewall or Browser settings.

The Insight® Browser and Java client software are products of Luna Imaging, Inc.

If you have comments, suggestions, or need help, contact The David Rumsey Collection at .

home | about | view the collection | recent additions | news | help
Copyright© 2003 Cartography Associates.
All rights reserved.