Superb copper engraving from `Description de l'Egypte` the outstanding achievement resulting from Napoleon's expidition(1798-1801) printed after 20 years of work.V.Good condition.

code : P285

Cartographer : Scherer Heinrich

Date : 1820 Paris

Size : 59*43cms

availability : Available

Price : £130

share :

Heinrich Scherer (1628-1704) was a Jesuit, geographer, and professor of mathematics in Munich. His "Atlas Novus", published in eight volumes from 1702-1710, was an unusual publication featuring maps of all areas of the known world, indicating their religious tendencies with an emphasis on promulgating the Catholic church and faith