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

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Bernays, Jacob
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German classical philologist and historian of religion. Born 11. 9. 1824 in Hamburg, died 28. 5. 1881 in Bonn. Studied philology at Bonn, doctorate and habil. (both 1848), then priv.-doz. there. 1853–1856 lecturer at the Jewish Theological Seminar in Breslau; from 1866 senior librarian and prof. ext. at Univ. of Bonn. B. was a pupil of Friedrich Wilhelm Ritschl, Friedrich Gottlieb Welcker and Christian August Brandis, co-editor of the Rheinisches Museum (1850–1854) and, from 1864, corresponding member of the Prussi…

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Baumbach, Manuel, “Bernays, Jacob”, 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_00049>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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