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

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Dornseiff, Franz
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German classical philologist and Germanist. Born Franz Richard Karl Rudolf Johannes D. at Giessen, 20. 3. 1888, died Markkleeberg (Leipzig) 20. 5. 1960. 1906–1912 studied classical philology and Germanic studies at Heidelberg, Munich, Berlin; 1916 doctorate at Heidelberg; 1920/21 habil. in Basel. 1925 prof. ext. of classical philology at Berlin; 1926–1945 prof. ord. of classical philology at Greifswald. Member of the DAI from 1940. 1947 returned…

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Kaiser, Ronny, “Dornseiff, Franz”, 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 21 May 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00183>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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