This is an original 1876 black and white in-text wood engraving of Athanasius Kircher (1602-1680), the Jesuit scholar and man of science, shown here with an armillary sphere.
This 138+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. No creases. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note: There is printing on the verso.
Immerse yourself in the amazing Victorian world circa 1876 via this collection of wood and steel engravings from the London publication, The Weekly Welcome, that includes images of the people, places, paintings, and events of the Victorian era.