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

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Edelstein, Ludwig
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German-American philologist and historian of medicine. Born Berlin 23. 4. 1902, died New York 16. 8. 1965. 1912–1924 studied classical philology and philosophy at the Univ. of Berlin, especially with Werner Jaeger and Eduard Spranger; continued studies at Heidelberg, with Karl Jaspers, Otto Regenbogen and Alfred Weber; doctorate there 1929. [1]. 1930–1932 assistant at Institute for the History of Medicine, Univ. of Berlin. Teaching contract there 1933, which E. then lost afte…

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Schlange-Schöningen, Heinrich, “Edelstein, Ludwig”, 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_00198>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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