Karl Richard Lepsius (1810-1884)

KARL RICHARD LEPSIUS (1810-1884)

A Egyptologist. He was born at Naumburg an der Saale and educated at the universities of Leipzig, Göttingen, and Berlin, where he continued his studies of and Egyptology. His efforts in the field of were very limited and confined to a few minor works, listed in A Coptic Bibliography (Kammerer, 1950, 1969). He died in Berlin.

  • Dawson, W. R., and E. P. Uphill. Who Was Who in Egyptology. London, 1972.
  • Kammerer, W., comp. A Coptic Bibliography. Ann Arbor, Mich., 1950; repr. New York, 1969.

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