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

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Delitzsch, Friedrich
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German Assyriologist. Born Erlangen 3. 9. 1850, died Berlin 19. 12. 1922. 1868–1873 studied Indo-European and Semitic Studies at Leipzig and Berlin (1872), doctorate 1873, habil. Berlin 1874. 1877 prof. ext. of Semitic Studies with special focus on Assyriology at Leipzig, 1885 honorary prof. ord. in Semitic languages with special focus on Assyrian, also at Leipzig. 1893/94 prof. ord. in Breslau, 1899 prof. ord. in Berlin and director of the Western Asian Dept. at the Berlin Museum.

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Lehmann, Reinhard, “Delitzsch, Friedrich”, 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 26 May 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00167>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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