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Dümmler, Georg Ferdinand
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German classical philologist and archaeologist. Born Halle an der Saale 10. 2. 1859, died Basel 15. 11. 1896. After attending the local Gymnasium, he studied at Halle and Strasbourg in 1877, Bonn from 1878; doctorate 1882 and Staatsexamen 1883, also Bonn. 1883/84 study tours to Italy, 1884/85 to Greece and Cyprus (with DAI travel scholarship). 1886 habil. (archaeology and philology) at Giessen, 1890 prof. ext. there; 1890–1896 prof. ord. in classical philology at Basel.

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D.’s Bonn diss. with Hermann Usener

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Müller, Carl Werner, “Dümmler, Georg Ferdinand”, 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_00194>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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