9 edition of Description de l"Egypte found in the catalog.
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Compare book prices from over , booksellers. Find Description de l'Egypte: Publiee par les ordres de N () by Neret, Gilles; France/5(85). Napoleon attempted to conquer Egypt in Although the military campaign ultimately failed, the legacy of this expedition is documented in the monumental publication "Description de lÉgypte.
Hand-coloured etchings with two separate views after drawings by Louis Charles Balzac and etched by Pierre Gabriel Berthault, from 'Description de L'Egypte'. Published in Paris over 19 volumes, Museum Number SP Description de l' Egypte by Gilles Neret; France. TASCHEN, Paperback. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. At ThriftBooks, our motto .
Description de L' Egypte by Gilles Neret, France starting at $ Description de L' Egypte has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace4/5(1). A fine plate from 'Description de l'Egypte', the seminal publication by the French government detailing the results of the Napoleon's pioneering military and scientific expedition to Egypt and the first comprehensive illustrated description of ancient and modern Egypt. In , Napoleon embarked on his legendary expedition to Egypt with the ambition of wresting control Author: DESCRIPTION DE L'egypte.
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The Description de L’Egypte is arguably the largest single effort ever undertaken by one culture to study another. It was the fruit of the labours of scientists brought by Napoleon Bonaparte to Egypt inwho after a stay of three years, went back France and worked diligently with some draftsmen and engravers for 20 years to.
If you are interested in the images contained Description de l'Egypte, particularly those of Pharaonic Egypt, this is a very good place to start.
If you want an in-depth analysis of the background to Description, its purpose and a good sample of all the original sections and topics then you may be disappointed/5(13).
About Artifact: Description de l’Égypte is an amazingly detailed description of Egypt’s past and then-present. Editor François Jomard based the content on material collected by a scientific commission of approximately scholars, appointed by Napoleon to accompany his expedition to Egypt.
Description de l'Egypte: texte. Prunelle, Imprimerie impériale. Imprimerie impériale, 0 Reviews. Preview this book Mémoire sur la population comparée de lEgypte ancienne et moderne. Explication sommaire de plusieurs planches dantiquités annexées au texte.
Description de l’Égypte, ou, Recueil des observations et des recherches qui ont été faites en Égypte pendant l’expédition de l’armée françaisewas the result of the herculean efforts made by the savants.
They compiled an impressive amount of data and specimens from all facets of Egyptian life and its environment covering the areas Author: Gilbert Borrego. The result, Le Description de l'Egypte, was begun in and took more than twenty years to produce. Including large engraved plates, many in colour, it is one of the greatest achievements of French publishing" (Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York).
Description de l’Egypte digital collection. Description de l'Egypte was the outcome of the collaboration of more than prominent scholars and scientists who accompanied Napoleon inand some talented artists and technicians.
The book is a selection of highlights from the excellent description de L'Egypt commisioned by Napoleon Bonaparte during his conquest of Egypt. The highlights focus on artistic and monumental content in general. The arcitectural and geographical and scientific content of the original has been edited out, a dissapointment for me as this was my /5(33).
Item #Ma Extraordinary complete set in fine condition. Panckoucke, Paris, 2nd edition. 24 parts of text bound in 26 volumes in-4 and 12 volumes of plates in elephant folio, comprising a coloured and a b/w frontispieces, engraved plates and maps, bound in contemporary half calf, consolidated and beautifully preserved.
Some foxing in the text. Napoleon's 'Description De L'Egypte' lost to fire amid clashes Thousands of irreplaceable manuscripts at Cairo's Institute for Scientific Research are lost to fire amid attack military attack on. Napoleon's 'Description De L'Egypte' lost to fire amid clashes.
The volume book was originally entitled “Description of Egypt, or the Collection of Notes and Research Done in. Get this from a library. Description de l'Égypte. [Aliksāndrīnā (Library); International School of Information Science.; Institut d'Égypte (); France.
Commission des sciences et arts d'Égypte.;] -- Digitized version of the 11 volumes of plates, 9 volumes of text, and index volume of the printed report of the more than prominent scholars and scientists (the Commission des.
Description: Great condition for a used book. Minimal wear. Bookseller Inventory # GRP About this title: Synopsis: Napoleon's attempt to conquer Egypt in was a mad dream, a fiasco, but it gave rise to a new science: Egyptology. The illustrations brought back from the expedition were published by order of the : $ InNapoleon Bonaparte launched an expedition of 35, soldiers to conquer Egypt.
The campaign was a military and political disaster, but nonetheless it had a profound and lasting impact, by revealing the splendour of a mysterious and forgotten civilization. For Napoleon's ships also carried some scholars, scientists and artists whose task it was.
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Call number: RB/BXA/ 49 Planches. Antiquites. Description de l'Egypte: Publiee par les ordres de Napoleon Bonaparte (Klotz Series) by Neret, Gilles, France and a great selection of related books. PUBLISHER’S PROSPECTUS FOR THE SECOND EDITION OF THE MAGNIFICENT NAPOLEON-COMMISSIONED DESCRIPTION DE LÉGYPTE, WITH SUBSCRIBER’S SIGNATURE (ANCIENT EGYPT) (NAPOLEON) COMMISSION DES SCIENCES ET ARTS D’EGYPTE.
Description de lÉgypte ou Recueil des Observations et des Recherches Faites en Author: EGYPT NAPOLEON. The ministry coordinated with the Customs Authority to inspect the parcels, which contained 22 pages of the book, 18 frames containing pages from the book, and an antique carpet.
The ministry said the smuggled pages came from Cairo’s Institute for Scientific Research, which was established years ago. Description: pages: chiefly illustrations (some color) ; 20 cm: Other Titles: Description de l'Egypte, ou, Recueil des observations et des recherches qui ont été faites en Egypte pendant l'expédition de l'armée française Recueil des observations et des recherches qui ont été faites en Egypte pendant l'expédition de l'armée française.
They found the Rosetta stone which when deciphered enabled scholars to read hieroglyphics. And their combined efforts culminated in what is surely one of the most ambitiously comprehensive work ever published: the Description de I'Egypte in 10 volumes with copperplate engravings and more than 3, : TASCHEN.Faujas de Saint-Fond, Barthelemy, -French geologist, works, 'Description des experiences de la machine aerostatique de MM.
Montgolfier', Chez chuchet, Paris,title, Certificate issued by an alderman, who was also Judge of the Court of Common Please, to show that Peter Seaman was a free man, also contains a physical.This useful and informative book attempts to set the record straight by offering a distinctive take on that most mythologised of epochs.
Who would have guessed for example that the first strike in recorded history took place in BC during work on the necropolis in the Valley of the Kings, a protest by construction workers against delayed /5(33).