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date: 18 November 2019

Polier, Antoine Louis Henrilocked

(bap. 1741, d. 1795)
  • Seema Alavi

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Polier, Antoine Louis Henri (bap. 1741, d. 1795), military engineer and collector of oriental manuscripts, was baptized on 28 February 1741 at Lausanne, Switzerland, the younger son of Jacques Henri Polier (bap. 1700, d. 1781), of a French protestant family which had settled in ...

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