European Scholar

BUECHELER, Franz

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  • Date of Birth (YYYY-MM-DD): 1837-03-06
  • Born City: Rheinsberg
  • Born State/Country: Germany
  • Date of Death (YYYY-MM-DD): 1908-03-05
  • Death City: Bonn
  • Death State/Country: Germany
  • Education:

    Ph.D., Bonn, 1856; 

  • Professional Experience:

    Prof. Extraord.Freiburg, 1862-6; Ordinarius, Greifswald, 1866-70; Ordinarius, Bonn, 1870-1906; co-editor, RhM 1878.

  • Publications:

    Frontius de aquis urbis Romae (1858); Pervigilium Veneris (1859); Petronius (Berlin, 1862); Petronius, ed. minor with Varro's Saturae Menippeae, Seneca, Apocolocyntosis, Priapea (1904, 1922, ed. W. Heraeus); Commentary on Sen. Apoc. in Symbola in honorem Ritschelii (1864-7) 31-89 = Kl. Schr. 1:439-507; Grundriss der Lateinischen Deklination (1866, 1879); Hymnus Cereris Homericus (Leipzig, 1869); Q. Ciceronis Religuiae (1869); Umbrich (1883); Das Recht von Gortyn (Frankfort, 1885; with Ernst Zitelmann);  Herondae Mimiambi (Bonn, 1892); O. Jahn, Persii, Juvenalis, Sulpiciae saturae 3rd ed.(ed.) (1893);  (Darm. Latin. Epigraphica I & II (1895-7); Petronii saturae et liber priapeorum (Berlin, 1904); Kleine Schriften 3 vols. (1915-30).

  • Notes:

    Student of Ritschl; succeeded Otto Jahn; Students were Eduard Norden, Friedrich Leo, Hermann Fränkel; worked closely with Hermann Usener 

  • Sources:

    F. Marx, NJ 11 (1908) 358-64; BJDN 13 (1910) 231-5; E. Hauler, AWAW 59 (1909) 343-50; P.E. Sonnenburg, BBJ 34 (1911) 139-51, Bibl. 152-62.