BOHLEN, Peter von. 17215



Autograph Verses, entitled Fiat Lux!, signed and dated. 2 pp. 8 x 5 inches, in German, with a contemporary English translation, Light damp stains. Devizes, 4 June 1837. Peter von Bohlen (1796 – 1840), German Orientalist and Indologist, professor at the University of Königsberg. One of his most important works is entitled Das alte Indien (Old India, 2 vols., 1830–31).