Marouzeau, Jules
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French Latinist. Born Fleurat (Creuse) 20. 3. 1878, died Iteuil (Vienne) 27. 9. 1964. 1889–1896 school at Guéret and 1896–1899 Paris; 1901–1907 studied classical philology at Paris, doctorate there 1910. War service and captivity from 1914. From 1920, lecturer at Paris École des hautes études; 1925–1948 prof. at Sorbonne, Paris, from 1951 honorary prof. there.

Career, works and influence

M. studied with the linguists Antoine Meillet and Louis Havet. From the outset, he studied not only philology …

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Lather, Ralph and Clamor, Annette, “Marouzeau, Jules”, 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 21 February 2019 <>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209

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