Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 6 : History of classical Scholarship - A Biographical Dictionary

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Bergk, Theodor
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German classicist, especially classical philologist. Born 22. 5. 1812 in Leipzig, died 20. 7. 1881 in Ragaz (Switzerland). 1825–1830 Thomasschule in Leipzig; 1830–1834 studied classical philology in Leipzig. Schoolteacher 1836–1842 in Halle an der Saale, Berlin and Kassel. From 1842 prof. ord. at Univ. of Marburg; 1844 full member of the Deutsches Archäologisches Institut at Rome; 1845 corresponding member of the Prussian Academy of Sciences at Berlin. 1847–1849 member of the Diet of Hesse (delegat…

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Kaiser, Ronny, “Bergk, Theodor”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 6 : History of classical Scholarship - A Biographical Dictionary, English edition by Chad M. Schroeder (2014). Original German-language edition: Geschichte der Altertumswissenschaften: Biographisches Lexikon. Herausgegeven von Peter Kuhlmann und Helmuth Schneider. Serie: Der Neue Pauly Supplemente 1. Staffel, herausgegeben von Hubert Cancik, Manfred Landfester und Helmuth Schneider, vol. 6. Stuttgart, Germany. Copyright © J.B. Metzlersche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH (2012). Consulted online on 20 May 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00047>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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