Fuhrmann, Manfred
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German classical philologist. Born Hiddesen (Detmold) 23. 6. 1925, died Überlingen (Lake Konstanz) 12. 1. 2005. After his Abitur at the Gymnasium Leopoldinum at Detmold, he studied music, classical philology, Romance studies, law and philosophy at Basel, Freiburg, Leiden, Göttingen and Marburg; 1953 doctorate at Freiburg in Latin, Greek and Roman law (diss. with Karl Büchner on the religiosity of Horace). After six years as an assistant at the Law Seminar and the Institute of Classical Studies at the…

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Fritsch, Andreas, “Fuhrmann, Manfred”, 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 19 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00249>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209

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