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Publisher: MONDHARE, L,J. / J.
Title: L' Amérique divisée en tous ses pays suivant, les nouvelles observations des plus celébres navigateurs. . . 1788
Published in: Paris: Mondhare et Jean, 1788
   
Size: 28.5 x 40.4 inches.
72.4 x 102.5 cm.
Colouring:

In original colours with later colour additio
Condition: Printed from 2 plates, joined. Good and dark impression, printed on strong paper. Cut to neat line, overall browning and spotting. A few small holes throughout marginal fraying, repairs only to few tears, and stronger wrinkled at top and bottom, split at lower centerfold affecting image
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Rare wall map of the Americas and the north-west part of Africa, published by Jean and Louis Joseph Mondhare. Only mentioned by Tooley as a single chart with the one date of 1788, otherwise unrecorded. The oceans are filled with explorer routes dated between 1768 and 1779 with tracks of Captain Cook, Bougainville, Spanish gold galleons.
The map is based on the geography of Guillaume De L'Isle, Joseph Nicholas De L'Isle (Guillaume's brother), Philippe Buache, Thomas Jeffery's and others.
The decorative title cartouche in lower right is a faithful copy of Jean Janvier and Pierre-Nicolas Buret de Longchamps' map "L'Amerique Divisee En Tous Ses Pays Et Etats. . . from 1754.

Louis Joseph Mondhare was active in Paris and published several smaller atlases and re-published the wall maps of Nolin. He is also known for his output of so-called optical prints.

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MONDHARE, L,J. / J. - L' Amérique divisée en tous ses pays suivant, les nouvelles observations des plus celébres navigateurs. . . 1788
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