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

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Curtius, Ernst
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German archaeological, classical philologist and ancient historian. Born Lübeck 2. 9. 1814, died Berlin 11. 7. 1896. 1833 studies at Bonn with Friedrich Gottlieb Welcker and Christian August Brandis, 1834 at Göttingen with Karl Otfried Müller, 1835 in Berlin with August Boeckh; 1841 doctorate with Moritz Hermann Meier in Halle; 1843 habil. in Berlin. 1844 prof. ext. in Berlin and tutor to the future Emperor Friedrich III; 1855–1867 prof. of classical philology at Göttingen; 1868 prof. o…

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Baltrusch, Ernst, “Curtius, Ernst”, 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 16 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00149>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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