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Conrad Bursian

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Conrad Bursian (14 November 1830 – 21 September 1883) was a German philologist and archaeologist. [1]

35 relations: Allgemeine Deutsche Biographie, Allgemeine Encyclopädie der Wissenschaften und Künste, Archaeology, Aristophanes, August Böckh, Belgium, Berlin, Classical antiquity, Demosthenes, Elegiac, France, German Wikipedia, Germany, Greece, Greek art, Greek tragedy, Italy, Jena, Julius Firmicus Maternus, Juvenal, Kingdom of Saxony, Leipzig, Leipzig University, Lucretius, Middle Ages, Moritz Haupt, Munich, Mutzschen, Otto Jahn, Philology, Seneca the Elder, St. Thomas School, Leipzig, Theocritus, University of Tübingen, Zürich.

Allgemeine Deutsche Biographie

Allgemeine Deutsche Biographie (Universal German Biography) is one of the most important and most comprehensive biographical reference works in the German language.

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Allgemeine Encyclopädie der Wissenschaften und Künste

The Allgemeine Encyclopädie der Wissenschaften und Künste ("Universal Encyclopaedia of Sciences and Arts") was a 19th-century German encyclopaedia published by Johann Samuel Ersch and Johann Gottfried Gruber, therefore also known as the "Ersch-Gruber." One of the most ambitious encyclopaedia projects ever, it remains uncompleted.

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Archaeology, or archeology, is the study of humanactivity through the recovery and analysis of material culture.

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Aristophanes (Ἀριστοφάνης,; c. 446 – c. 386 BC), son of Philippus, of the deme Kydathenaion (Cydathenaeum), was a comic playwright of ancient Athens.

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August Böckh

August Böckh or Boeckh (24 November 1785 – 3 August 1867) was a German classical scholar and antiquarian.

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Belgium, officially the Kingdom of Belgium, is a country in Western Europe bordered by France, the Netherlands, Germany and Luxembourg.

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Berlin is the capital and the largest city of Germany, as well as one of its 16 constituent states.

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Classical antiquity

Classical antiquity (also the classical era, classical period or classical age) is the period of cultural history between the 8th century BC and the 5th or 6th century AD centered on the Mediterranean Sea, comprising the interlocking civilizations of ancient Greece and ancient Rome, collectively known as the Greco-Roman world.

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Demosthenes (Δημοσθένης Dēmosthénēs;; 384 – 12 October 322 BC) was a Greek statesman and orator of ancient Athens.

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The adjective elegiac has two possible meanings.

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France, officially the French Republic (République française), is a sovereign state whose territory consists of metropolitan France in Western Europe, as well as several overseas regions and territories.

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German Wikipedia

The German Wikipedia (|) is the German-language edition of Wikipedia, a free and publicly editable online encyclopedia.

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Germany (Deutschland), officially the Federal Republic of Germany (Bundesrepublik Deutschland), is a sovereign state in central-western Europe.

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Greek art

Greek art began in the Cycladic and Minoan civilization, and gave birth to Western classical art in the subsequent Geometric, Archaic and Classical periods (with further developments during the Hellenistic Period).

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Greek tragedy

Greek tragedy is a form of theatre from Ancient Greece and Asia Minor.

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Italy (Italia), officially the Italian Republic (Repubblica Italiana), is a sovereign state in Europe.

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Jena is a German university city and the second largest city in Thuringia.

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Julius Firmicus Maternus

Julius Firmicus Maternus was a Latin writer and notable astrologer, who received a pagan classical education that made him conversant with Greek; he lived in the reign of Constantine I (306 to 337 AD) and his successors.

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Decimus Iunius Iuvenalis, known in English as Juvenal, was a Roman poet active in the late first and early second century AD.

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Kingdom of Saxony

The Kingdom of Saxony (Königreich Sachsen), lasting between 1806 and 1918, was an independent member of a number of historical confederacies in Napoleonic through post-Napoleonic Germany.

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Leipzig is the most populous city in the federal state of Saxony, Germany.

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Leipzig University

Leipzig University (Universität Leipzig), in Leipzig in the Free State of Saxony, Germany, is one of the world's oldest universities and the second-oldest university (by consecutive years of existence) in Germany.

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Titus Lucretius Carus (15 October 99 BC – c. 55 BC) was a Roman poet and philosopher.

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Middle Ages

In the history of Europe, the Middle Ages (or Medieval Period) lasted from the 5th to the 15th century.

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Moritz Haupt

Moritz Haupt (27 July 1808 – 5 February 1874), was a German philologist.

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Munich (München; Minga) is the capital and the most populated city in the German state of Bavaria, on the banks of the River Isar north of the Bavarian Alps.

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Mutzschen is a former town in the Leipzig district, in the Free State of Saxony, Germany.

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Otto Jahn

Otto Jahn (16 June 1813 in Kiel – 9 September 1869 in Göttingen), was a German archaeologist, philologist, and writer on art and music.

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Philology is the study of language in oral and written historical sources; it is a combination of literary criticism, history, and linguistics.

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Seneca the Elder

Lucius, or Marcus, Annaeus Seneca, known as Seneca the Elder and Seneca the Rhetorician (54 BC – c. 39 AD), was a Roman rhetorician and writer, born of a wealthy equestrian family of Cordoba, Hispania.

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St. Thomas School, Leipzig


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Theocritus (Θεόκριτος, Theokritos; fl. c. 270 BC), the creator of ancient Greek bucolic poetry, flourished in the 3rd century BC.

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University of Tübingen

The University of Tübingen, officially the Eberhard Karls University of Tübingen (Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen; Universitas Eberhardina Carolina), is a German public research university located in the city of Tübingen, Baden-Württemberg.

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Zürich or Zurich is the largest city in Switzerland and the capital of the canton of Zürich.

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