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

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Wilamowitz-Moellendorff, Ulrich von
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German classical philologist. Born Markowitz (province of Posen, now Poland) 22. 12. 1848; died Berlin 25. 9. 1931. From 1862 attended Gymnasium of Schulpforta; from 1876 studied classics at Bonn, from 1869 at Berlin; doctorate Berlin 1870. Travels, then one-year military service, then 1874–1876 priv.-doz. in Berlin; 1875 habil. there. From 1876 prof. ord. in antiquities at Greifswald; from 1883 chair of classical philology at Univ. of Göt…

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Calder, William M. III, “Wilamowitz-Moellendorff, Ulrich von”, 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 22 May 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00753>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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