Reinhardt, Karl
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German classical philologist. Born Karl Ludwig R., Detmold, 14. 2. 1886, died Frankfurt 9. 1. 1958. Studied classics from 1905 at Bonn and Berlin; doctorate Berlin 1910 followed by habil. in 1914. From 1916, prof. ext. at Marburg; from 1919 prof. ord. in Greek studies at Hamburg; from 1924 prof. ord. at Frankfurt. Appointed to Univ. of Leipzig 1942; returned to Univ. of Frankfurt 1946. Retired 1951.

Scholarly career

A grandson of the entrepreneur Carl Johann Freudenberg, R. belonged to an upper midd…

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Visser, Edzard, “Reinhardt, Karl”, 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 22 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00592>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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