Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 6 : History of classical Scholarship - A Biographical Dictionary

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Taylor, Lily Ross
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American ancient historian. Born Auburn, Alabama, 12. 8. 1886, died Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, 18. 11. 1969. 1902–1906 studied Roman history at Univ. of Wisconsin in Madison. From 1906 graduate studies at Bryn Mawr College, 1909/10 at the American Academy in Rome. Doctorate 1912 at Bryn Mawr College with Tenney Frank, thesis on cults at Ostia [1]. 1912–1927 lecturer, then prof. of Latin at Vassar College (Poughkeepsie, New York); 1917 first female member of the American Academy in Rome. 1927–1952…

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Schlange-Schöningen, Heinrich, “Taylor, Lily Ross”, 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 April 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00698>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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