Rohde, Erwin
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German classical philologist. Born Hamburg 9. 10. 1845, died Heidelberg 11. 1. 1898. Studied classical philology at Bonn, Leipzig and Kiel. Doctorate 1869 and habil. 1870, Kiel; prof. ext. there from 1872. From 1876, prof. of classical philology at Jena, 1878–1885 at Tübingen, 1886 at Leipzig and, still in the same year, at Heidelberg. R. was a student of Friedrich Wilhelm Ritschl, Otto Jahn, Alfred von Gutschmid and Otto Ribbeck, as well as a close friend of Friedrich Nietzsche. In 1886 he became a member of the Sächsische Akadem…

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Baumbach, Manuel, “Rohde, Erwin”, 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 21 October 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00614>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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