Gerhard, Eduard
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German classical archaeologist. Born Posen (now Poznań, Poland) 29. 11. 1795, died Berlin 12. 5. 1867. 1812–1815 studied philology at Breslau and Berlin; doctorate Berlin 1815 (the first at the univ., founded in 1810). 1816 habil. at Breslau. 1816/17 Gymnasium teacher at Posen; 1817–1820 travels in Germany, Switzerland, France and Italy. 1822–1826 at Rome; return to Germany 1826. 1828–1832 again at Rome; founded Instituto di Corrispondenza Archeologica there in 1829. Permanent residence in Berlin f…

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Rössler, Detlef, “Gerhard, Eduard”, 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 18 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00264>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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