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

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Beger, Lorenz
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German antiquarian, librarian and numismatist. Born 19. 4. 1653 in Heidelberg, died 20. 2. 1705 in Berlin. 1669 studied Protestant theology and jurisprudence at Heidelberg, 1675 licentiatus iuris. 1675 librarian, then curator of the coin cabinet, at the electoral court in Heidelberg. 1686 Electoral Councillor, librarian and antiquarian at the Brandenburg court in Berlin. 1688 also curator of the Cabinet of Antiquities, 1693 of the Berlin Kunstkammer. From 11. 3. 1701, attending member of the Sozietät der Wissensc…

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Gröschel, Sepp-Gustav, “Beger, Lorenz”, 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 April 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00037>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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