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

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Shorey, Paul
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American classical philologist. Born Davenport, Iowa, 3. 8. 1857, died Chicago 24. 4. 1934. From1874, studied classical philology, history and philosophy at Harvard Univ. From 1878 studied law. Studies in Germany and Athens 1881–1883; 1884 doctorate at Munich. 1884–1892 prof. at Bryn Mawr College, Pennsylvania, 1901/02 at American School of Classical Studies at Athens; 1892–1927 prof. of Greek at Univ. of Chicago. 1913 exchange prof. in Berlin.

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After studying at Harvard, Leipzig (1881/82), Bonn …

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Helmig, Christoph, “Shorey, Paul”, 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_00667>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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