Der Neue Pauly Supplemente I Online - Band 6: Geschichte der Altertumswissenschaften: Biographisches Lexikon

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This compendium gives a comprehensive overview of the history of classical studies. Alphabetically arranged, it provides biographies of over 700 scholars from the fourteenth century onwards who have made their mark on the study of Antiquity. These include the lives, careers and works of classical philologists, archaeologists, ancient historians, students of epigraphy, numismatics, papyrology, Egyptology and the Ancient Near East, philosophers, anthropologists, social scientists, art historians, collectors and writers. The biographies put the scholars in their social, political and cultural contexts while focusing on their scholarly achievements and their contributions to modern classical scholarship.


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Author(s): Stephan, Ulrike Claudia Ariane
Brit. Klass. Philologe. Geb. am 27. 6. 1840 in London, gest. am 18. 12. 1914 ebda. Privatschulbesuch in London; ab 1858 Studium am Queen’ s College, Oxford. Ab 1863 Fellow und Tutor am Exeter College, Oxford; 1884 University Reader in Greek; 1893–1908 Regius Prof. of Greek in Oxford. Werk und Wirkung B. studierte am Queen’s College bei Benjamin Jowett und Robinson Ellis. Aufgrund seiner Studienleistungen wurde er bereits 1863 zum Fellow des Exeter College gewählt und lernte dort Mark Pattison kennen, mit dem er Forschungsreisen auf dem Kont…