Stark, Carl Bernhard
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German philologist and classical archaeologist. Born Jena 2. 10. 1824, died Heidelberg 12. 10. 1879. Studied classical philology at Jena, Leipzig and Berlin; 1845 doctorate at Jena; 1848 tour of Italy and habil. at Jena. 1850 prof. ext. at Univ. of Jena; 1852 tour of France and Belgium. 1855–1879 prof. ord. in classical archaeology at the Univ. of Heidelberg (rector 1873/74); 1871/72 tour of Greece and Asia Minor.

Work and influence

S. studied classical philology and took his doctorate with a dissertation on the Anacreontica. A …

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Hölscher, Tonio, “Stark, Carl Bernhard”, 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 20 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00678>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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