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Map of Asian-Eastern Turkey, Persia, Afghanistan, and Arabia by Pierre M. Lapie

Pierre M. Lapie was a French cartographer and engraver. He was the father of cartographer Alexandre Emile Lapie. Lapie was a Colonel in the French army, where he worked in the corps of topographical engineers.[1] Lapie worked closely with his son and published works together and individually. The work of Lapie and his son was influential on German commercial map makers in the 19th century.[2] Works by Lapie are held in the collection of the Library of Congress.[1]


  • 1812, Atlas Classique et Universel
  • 1842, Atlas universel de géographie ancienne et moderne with Alexandre Emile Lapie



  1. ^ a b "Map of Asian-Eastern Turkey, Persia, Afghanistan, and Arabia". World Digital Library. 1842. Retrieved 2013-07-27.
  2. ^ "Pierre M. Lapie". Geographicus. Archived from the original on 15 August 2010. Retrieved 27 July 2013.