Edme Mentelle (1730 - 1815)
Mentelle was a French geographer, holding many distinguished positions in his lifetime including membership to the “Royal Institute of Sciences”, professor of Central Schools Dept. of Seine. He published a number of large folio atlases:
1782 Dannemark Atlas.
1788 Prussian Atlas; Atlas National.
1790-1811; Atlas Element 1798; Atlas Universal.
1797 – 1808 and Atlas des tableaux et cartes 1804.