The forgotten scholar : Georg Zoëga (1755-1809) : at the dawn of Egyptology and Coptic studies

"Renowned for his work within the fields of Numismatics, Archaeology, Egyptology and Coptic studies, Georg Zoega was a figure of outstanding importance both in Rome and in Europe, at the end of the eighteenth century. Although highly valued by his contemporaries, Zoega's scientific legacy...

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Other Authors: Ascani, Karen , Buzi, Paola , Picchi, Daniela
Published: Leiden : Brill, 2015.
Physical Description: ix, 267 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series: Culture and history of the ancient Near East ; 74
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