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Golenishchev, Vladimir
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Also Golenischeff, Vladimir Semyonovich (Голенищев, Владимир Семëнович). Russian Egyptologist. Born 30. 1. 1856 in St. Petersburg, died Nice 5. 8. 1947. Began studies 1875 in St. Petersburg; travels to Egypt, collection of Egyptian antiquities, especially inscriptions. Worked at museums in St. Petersburg, Moscow and Cairo. After 1917 Revolution, private scholar at various places outside Russia, notably Nice.

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G.’s wealthy background allowed him to travel to Egypt more than sixty times, t…

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Grieshammer, Reinhard, “Golenishchev, Vladimir”, 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 23 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00277>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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