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

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Brøndsted, Peter Oluf
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Danish archaeologist and philologist. Born 17. 11. 1780 at Fruering, near Skanderborg, died Copenhagen 26. 6. 1842. Studied theology at Copenhagen, 1802 doctorate, 1806 habil. there. Travelled to Greece 1810–1813 after four-year preparations in Paris and Rome. 1813 prof. ext. of philology at Copenhagen. 1818 represented the Danish royal house at the Holy See. 1820 travelled to the Ionian Islands, Malta and Sicily. 1832 return to Copenh…

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Lund, John, “Brøndsted, Peter Oluf”, 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 15 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00087>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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