Bernays, Jacob, 1824-1881

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Jacob Bernays (1824-1881) was a German professor of Greek and librarian at the University of Bonn.

From the description of Jacob Bernays correspondence, 1853-1878. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122575957

From the guide to the Jacob Bernays correspondence, 1853-1878, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.)

Born in Stuttgart in 1902, Bach received a doctorate in German literature from the University of Berlin in 1928. He was an author and editor until his emigration to Great Britain in 1939, and continued his literary work there, including his biography of Bernays, Jacob Bernays: Ein Beitrag zur Emanzipationsgeschichte der Juden und zur Geschichte des deutschen Geistes im neunzehnten Jahrhundert. Bach died in London on December 5, 1977.

From the guide to the Jacob Bernays - Hans Bach Collection, 1820-1937, (Leo Baeck Institute Archives)

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referencedIn Bernays, Isaac ben Jacob, 1792-1849. Bernays documents. Yeshiva University
creatorOf Bernays, Jacob, 1824-1881. Jacob Bernays correspondence, 1853-1878. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Beck, Charles, 1798-1866. Bernay's Chronicle of Sulpicius Severus : manuscript, [1862] Houghton Library
creatorOf Jacob Bernays correspondence, 1853-1878 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Fritz Leopold Steinthal Collection, 1800-1868 Leo Baeck Institute Archives
referencedIn Houghton Library printed book provenance file, A-D Houghton Library
creatorOf Jacob Bernays - Hans Bach Collection, 1820-1937 Leo Baeck Institute Archives
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associatedWith Bach, Hans person
associatedWith Beck, Charles, 1798-1866. person
associatedWith Bernays, Isaac ben Jacob, 1792-1849. person
associatedWith Brandis, Christian August, 1790-1867. person
associatedWith Bunsen, Christian Karl Josias, Freiherr von, 1791-1860. person
associatedWith Bunsen, Georg person
associatedWith Bunsen, Georg. person
associatedWith Graetz, Heinrich, 1817-1891. person
associatedWith Houghton Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Mommsen, Theodor, 1817-1903. person
associatedWith Müller, F. Max (Friedrich Max), 1832-1900. person
associatedWith Pattison, Mark, 1813-1884. person
associatedWith Ritschl, Friedrich Wilhelm, 1806-1876. person
associatedWith Steinthal, Fritz Leopold person
associatedWith Universität Bonn. corporateBody
associatedWith Universität Bonn corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
Bunsen, Christian Karl von
Bernays, Isaac
Jewish law
Professions and occupations; rabbis
Heyse, Paul
Roggenbach, Franz von
Professions and occupations; university teachers
Grunwald, Max
Professions and occupations; editors
Nazi Germany--Jewish communal and cultural life
Education, primary and secondary; before 1871
Greek language--Study and teaching
Gruenewald, Max
Renan, Ernst
Mommsen, Theodor
Liebeschuetz, Hans
Meyer, Isler
Bach, Hans
Professions and occupations; philologists
Bunsen, Georg von
Greek language--Study and teaching--Germany--Bonn
Lasker, Eduard
Bernays, Jacob
Graetz, Heinrich
Cahnmann, Werner
Orthodox Judaism
Professions and occupations; authors
Mueller, Max
Baumgardt, David
College teachers


Birth 1824-09-11

Death 1881-05-26





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