The publicist Charles Joseph Panckoucke (1736-1798), owner of the Mercure de France and publisher of the famous Encyclopedie (1781), persuaded him to merge this in a larger paper, the Moniteur universel, which gained a wide repute for correctness and impartiality.
Mrazec, Apercu geologique sur les formations saliferes et les gisements de sel en Roumanie, Moniteur des interests petroliferes roumains (1902), pp. 3-51; S.
Martini, Cenni biogrdfici (1840); Moniteur du 26 Fevrier (1814); W.
He was master of the holy cities, and the official Moniteur Ottoman denounced his supposed plan of aiming at the caliphate in collusion with the sherif of Mecca.