William Martin Leake 1777-1860 William Martin Leake's collection of Greek and Roman coins, gems, vases and bronzes was bought by the Fitzwilliam Museum in 1864. The purchase was a landmark in the history and growth of the Museum since it was the first time that the Museum had bought a significant collection of any kind, as opposed to accepting gifts or bequests. Buy Researches in Greece Cambridge Library Collection - Linguistics 1 by Leake, William ISBN: 9781108017619 from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Researches in Greece Cambridge Library Collection - Linguistics William Leake ISBN: 9781108017619 Kostenloser Versand für alle Bücher mit Versand und Verkauf duch Amazon. Captain William Martin Leake 1777 - 1860 explored Greece and the Levant, much of which he mapped and made famous collections of Greek inscriptions and coins, the latter passing to Cambridge.
The antiquities you see in the Fitzwilliam Museum have a ‘modern’ as well as an ancient history. While the ancient craftsmen created the object, and ancient people using the object defined and shaped its ancient life, the more recent story of excavation, collection and journey to this Museum are also an important part of the object’s biography. During his lifetime he was best known for his study of the geography and history of pre-Roman Italy published 1840–2 and also reissued in the Cambridge Library Collection and his analyses of the fragmentary evidence for the Umbrian and Oscan languages, published in Latin in 1835–9 and now reissued in this volume. The acquisition in 1864 of Colonel Leake's collections, in particular his coins, was one of the most significant accessions to the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge. However, it was not without controversy within the University. The University had little money of its own and some took the view that it should be spent on other projects.
Researches in Greece - Cambridge Library Collection - Linguistics Paperback William Martin Leake £35.99 Paperback. LEAKE, W. M., Researches in Greece. Cambridge University Press, 2010. 508p. Paperback. Series: Cambridge Library Collection - Linguistics. William MartinLeake 1777–1860 first published Researches in Greece in 1814. The book is a survey of the languages and dialects spoken in modern Greece and the Southern Balkans during the early nineteenth. Cambridge Library Collection A collection of out-of-copyright and rare books from the Cambridge University Library and other world-class institutions that have been digitally scanned, made available online, and reprinted in paperback. Dec 29, 2012 · He was now engaged in arranging his large collection of geographical materials, and in 1814 published 'Researches in Greece' London, 8vo, pt. i. only, dealing with the modern Greek language. Leaked London house for many years was No. 26 Nottingham Place, Maryebone Road Walford, Old and New London, iv. 431. Travels in Northern Greece by William Martin Leake, 9781108020114, available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.
Finlay’s collection also enriched our Archive, including his correspondence notably with 19th-century traveller William Martin Leake, manuscripts of his historical works and his annotations of the itineraries of Sir William Gell, another 19th-century traveller to Greece, some of whose notebooks the BSA later acquired through Thomas Ashby. Booktopia - Buy Language & Linguistics books online from Australia's leading online bookstore. Discount Language & Linguistics books and flat rate shipping of $6.95 per online book order. LEAF, W., Homer, the Iliad: Volume 1, Books I–XII, Part 0. Cambridge University Press, 2010. 644p. Paperback. Series: Cambridge Library Collection - Classics. Walter Leaf 1852–1927 was a banker and classicist, whose various positions as chairman of the Westminster Bank, founder of the London Chamber of Commerce and president of the Hellenic Society reflected his wide-ranging professional.
texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK US Genealogy Lincoln Collection. National Emergency Library. Top American Libraries Canadian Libraries Universal Library Community Texts Project Gutenberg Biodiversity Heritage Library Children's Library. Open Library. THE British School at Athens BSA opened in 1886 and had particularly strong links with Cambridge.In the period up to the First World War, five of the BSA 's seven directors were Cambridge men, with forty-one men and eleven Cambridge women being admitted as students out of a total of 130. 1 The University and various colleges were major financial supporters of the BSA during this period.
Cambridge Scholars Publishing 12 Back Chapman Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE6 2XX, UK. Greece and the Grand Tour The Grand Tour Dating. Thomas Hope Edward Daniel Clarke Lord Elgin Henry Raikes William Gell Edward Dodwell William Martin Leake Chapter Four. 77 British and Irish Travellers 1810-1834 Lord Sligo John Galt William. William MartinLeake 1777-1860 first published Researches in Greece in 1814. The book is a survey of the languages and dialects spoken in modern Greece and the Southern Balkans during the early nineteenth century. It was a pioneering work of linguistics that created great interest among Western European scholars. Jan 04, 2017 · A characteristic of the researches of Leake was their comprehensive minuteness, which was greatly aided by his mastery of technical details. His Topography of Athens, the first attempt at scientific treatment of the subject, is still authoritative in regard to many important points see Athens. He died at Brighton on the 6th of January 1860.
This Cambridge Library Collection volume also includes a short monograph on Old Persian phonology published in Berlin in 1847 by the Assyriologist Julius Oppert 1825-1905. Oppert revisits Lassen's conclusions in the light of Henry Creswicke Rawlinson's important 1846. 1§2 The great traveler of the early nineteenth century, William Martin Leake, who was a British lieutenant-colonel and for many years official delegate of the British government in Greece, recites that at his time “at Thebes, as in most of the towns of Greece, which continue to occupy their ancient cites, the remains of antiquity chiefly. Travels in Northern Greece, 4 vols, 1835. Further Reading. Marsden, John Howard, A Brief Memoir of the Life and Writings of the late Lieutenant-Colonel William Martin Leake, F.R.S., London: privately published, 1864. The author was a relative of the numismatist William Marsden, whose widow Leake. texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK US Genealogy Lincoln Collection. Books to Borrow. Top American Libraries Canadian Libraries Universal Library Community Texts Project Gutenberg Biodiversity Heritage Library Children's Library. Open Library. Featured. 35 – III. Notes. John Howard Marsden 1803–1891 First Disney Professor of Archaeology at the University of Cambridge 1851–1865. Michael Leach.
Title: Travels in the Morea.Publisher: British Library, Historical Print EditionsThe British Library is the national library of the United Kingdom. It is one of the world's largest research libraries holding over 150 million items in all known languages and formats: books, journals, newspapers, sound recordings, patents, maps, stamps, prints and. The Papers of William Martin Leake The Papers of Lord Nelson Haus-, Hof-, und Staatsarchiv, Vienna Turkei VI, 8 The National Library of Greece, Athens Hadji Seret, Vios Ali Pasas Public Record Office, London PRO/FO 42/3 Foresti to Grenville.
Suda On Line: Byzantine Lexicography in Greek and English; vetted edition completed 2014, by Suidas Lexicographer, ed. by David Whitehead, William Hutton, Catharine P. Roth, Patrick Rourke, and Elizabeth Vandiver, contrib. by Ada Adler, Raphael A. Finkel, and Ross Scaife HTML at. The early nineteenth century. As the Society of Dilettanti entered the nineteenth century the group—led by Knight, Townley, Philip Metcalfe 1733–1818, and Sir Henry Englefield —elected a new generation of members, including William Gell, John Bacon Sawrey Morritt, William Martin Leake, William Wilkins, Richard Colt Hoare, William Richard Hamilton, and George Hamilton-Gordon, fourth. Aesop / ˈ iː s ɒ p / EE-sop or / ˈ eɪ s ɒ p / AY-sop; Greek: Αἴσωπος, Aísopos; c. 620 – 564 BCE was a Greek fabulist and storyteller credited with a number of fables now collectively known as Aesop's Fables.Although his existence remains unclear and no writings by him survive, numerous tales credited to him were gathered across the centuries and in many languages in a. Here, they met Col. William Leake 1777–1860, an officer in the Royal Artillery and a British spy who knew Greece well and spent two years, from 1808 to 1810, at Ali Pasha’s court. Leake organized accommodation for Byron and Hobhouse in Ioannina and arranged for them to travel to Tebelen, Ali Pasha’s ancestral retreat, where he also. In 1995 versions were published in microfilm London: British Library and microfiche Cambridge: Chadwyck-Healey. Provenance The front pastedown is inscribed in ink, 'For the President and Council of the Royal Academy from the artist with his respects'.
Greek Muslims, also known as Grecophone Muslims, are Muslims of Greek ethnic origin whose adoption of Islam and often the Turkish language and identity dates to the period of Ottoman rule in the southern Balkans.They consist primarily of the descendants of the elite Ottoman Janissary corps and Ottoman-era converts to Islam from Greek Macedonia e.g., Vallahades, Crete Cretan Muslims. Between 1812 and 1814, Cambridge fellow and cleric Thomas Smart Hughes 1786-1847 and Robert Townley Parker, later an MP for Preston, embarked on a tour of Mediterranean countries, 'those theatres of the most interesting events recorded in the annals of history'. This two-volume account of. WILLIAM A. KOELSCH William Ewart Gladstone 1809-1898, four times Prime Minister, was also the most prolific Victo-rian commentator on the Homeric corpus. In 1858 Gladstone published a three-volume collection of Homeric studies, including a curious cartographic reconstruction of the mental world of Homer as revealed in his epic poetry. in his Numismatca Hellenica and his Supplement. The name of Leake hardly ever 1 Cf. I. H. Marsden, A Brief Memoir of the Life and Writings of the Late Lieutenant-Colonel William Martin Leake 1864, pp. 2 f. 2 Cf. Leake's Historical Outline of the Greek Revolution 1826, and the preface of his Supplement to Numismata H-ellenaica 1859.
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