Raoul-Rochette, Désiré
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French archaeologist. Born Saint-Amand 9. 3. 1790, died Paris 3. 7. 1854. School in Bourges; studied at École normale supérieure (ENS), Paris. 1813 prof. of history at Lycée Louis-le-Grand; prize of the Institut de France for [1]. 1815 standing in for François Guizot as prof. of modern history at the Sorbonne. 1815–1817 lecturer at ENS. 1816 member of the Académie des inscriptions et belles-lettres; 1817 editor of the Journal des savants; 1818–1848 successor to Aubin-Louis Millin de Grandmaison as conservator of the Paris Cabin…

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Sternke, René, “Raoul-Rochette, Désiré”, 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 17 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00588>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209

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