Perrot, Georges
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French classical archaeologist, ancient historian and epigraphist. Born Villeneuve-Saint-Georges (near Paris), 12. 11. 1832, died Paris 30. 6. 1914. From 1852, studied at the École normale supérieure (ENS) in Paris; 1855–1857 member of the École française d’Athènes; from 1858 schoolteacher in Angoulême, Orléans, Versailles and at Lycée Louis-le-Grand in Paris. 1867 docteur ès lettres; from 1868 prof. at ENS; from 1874 prof. at École pratique des hautes études (EPHE); from 1876 prof. of archaeology at the Sorbonn…

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Schnapp, Alain, “Perrot, Georges”, 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 23 February 2019 <>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209

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