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

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Pfeiffer, Rudolf
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German classical philologist. Born Rudolf Carl Franz Otto P., Augsburg, 28. 9. 1889, died Dachau (Munich) 5. 5. 1979. School in Augsburg; read Germanic studies and classical philology at Munich, doctorate in Germanic studies 1913. War service; then 1918 worked as librarian, 1921 habil. at Munich. 1923 prof. ext. at Berlin; 1923 prof. ord. in classical philology at Hamburg; 1927 prof. ord. at Freiburg; 1929 prof. ord. at Munich. Emigrated 1937, wo…

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Berner, Hans-Ulrich and Stephan, U. C. A., “Pfeiffer, Rudolf”, 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 25 May 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00553>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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