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Friedrich Kunstmann (1811–1867)

Kunstmann, Friedrich (könst’män). A German historical and geographical writer; born at Nuremberg, Jan. 4, 1811; died at Munich, Aug. 15, 1867. He was private tutor to the Princess Donna Amalia of Brazil in Lisbon (1841–46), and on his return to Munich was appointed to a professorship in the university. He published: ‘The Latin Penitential Books of the Anglo-Saxons’ (1844); ‘Africa before the Discoveries of the Portuguese’ (1853); ‘The Discovery of America from the Most Ancient Sources’ (1859), with an atlas giving facsimile copies of early maps.